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Address: London, Greater London Ec3m 7ha 1 Lime Street, London E17 6LG, England
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Amazing architecture!

I frequently visit this area during my lunch times to get great photographs of this amazing building, the lloyds of london. It never gets old and it never get's boring! Ome of my... read more

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London, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I frequently visit this area during my lunch times to get great photographs of this amazing building, the lloyds of london. It never gets old and it never get's boring! Ome of my favourite buildings in London. Incredible design.

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lloyds is the worlds specialist insurance market conducting business in over 200 countries. What a masterpiece indeed inside The Room the underwriters negotiate with broker. Nelson Collection has been added over the years and contains many interesting items. The lifts are very eye catching there are 12 in total and you have a bird eye view of many London Landmarks.... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rated poor as personally I think this is the most ugly building I've ever seen. It looks more like an oil refinery than an office block. If however you're into architecture then it's definitely worth checking out. Just look for the big ugly steel exterior piping and concrete in amongst the traditional stonework buildings and some other better modern building... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This building presented a view of a modern age when built (1978-1986) Strange to consider trough today's lense. Nevertheless, this is an iconic building and a throng of activity at the centre of the London insurance industry. A throng of insurers, reinsurers, brokers and other agents and advisors. Take a trip to lime street and don't forget your camera.

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Thank Simpson0n
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Richard Rogers' 1986 building is now slowly being dwarfed by the growing number of skyscrapers which are springing up and dominating the City skyline. Visit by invitation only.

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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

A day in central London. Lloyds of London is nearby Liverpool Street Station and is surrounded by New architecture of buildings. The stunning building is surrounded by shops and is one of the Landmark in London. Many new buildings are being built around , but their are many shops and restaurants with stunning views.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

A once in a lifetime experience! Having been in aviation for all my life and being exposed to the holy grail of insurance, the Lloyds visit was a highlight of a very short trim to London. Suggest it to anyone that ever has the opportunity to visit this magnificent building. The inspiration from Lord Nelson is immense and overwhelming.

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Thank AndreCoetzee3
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

The building itself is worth seeing. A Bowellism architecture example, all the services for the building, such as pipes, ducts and lifts, are located on the outside of the building. The building was designed by Richard Rogers--same person that did the Pompidou Center in Paris. Inside is the great insurance market--but not much to see or do unless you got... More 

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Manresa, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Lloyds of London is the main building of the Lloyds Bank and it is located in the centre of the City in London. It is located in a zone, where there are a lot of beautiful skyscrapers and some of them more beautiful than Lloyds building. Regrettably it is not possible to go up in this building, because it is... More 

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St Albans, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 April 2016

It is getting harder and harder to see the iconic Lloyds of London building due to the masses of other tall buildings being built in the area. The general public can only admire the building the outside and then it is difficult to get a photo of the building. Tours are available (at £12 pp) but they are restricted to... More 

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