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Edward Elgar Statue

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Suitable Tribute For Edward Elgar

With Edward Elgar memorial situated in a prime spot opposite Worcester Cathedral its easily... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
STEPHEN N
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Smithfield, Australia
Fine tribute

Alright it’s just a statue but it’s impressive. Situated at the bottom of the high street. A real... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PhilB505
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

With Edward Elgar memorial situated in a prime spot opposite Worcester Cathedral its easily recognised by thousands of visitors. My only observation more information about Edward Elgar should be displayed.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Alright it’s just a statue but it’s impressive. Situated at the bottom of the high street. A real focal point

Thank PhilB505
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It dominates the south end of the High Street and overlooks the cathedral in which he conducted and played the organ. The Elgar statue is to Worcester what the Alfred the Great statue is to Winchester, a suitable memorial to a city’s greatest son. What...More

Thank futtock21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A grand statue of Elgar, dominating this road / shop thoroughfare. It requires a bit more information to be displayed, explaining his background / influence on music. There's more information about him in the cathedral (opposite) and a mounted plaque on the wall. There's currently...More

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well-constructed and commanding statue which is strategically placed in front of cathedral and not at all out of step with new development .It lifts the views surrounding it!

Thank GPTLebu
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Can't miss this at the end of the high street and I agree with previous comments that some explanation of why its here would be good. If you've visited the cathedral before then you already know ...

Thank david n
Reviewed 24 August 2018

A nice statue, well made and standing tall at end of the High Street. As others have commented, could do with a plaque or something explaining about Elgar. There's currently a memorial to WWI, with lots of information and interesting photos, displayed next to the...More

2  Thank KlapauciusJapan
Reviewed 18 August 2018

the statue is located at the end of the high street, the main pedestrianised shopping street, opposite the cathedral. i was disappointed that there was not more infirmation about one of Worcester’s most famous sons. my visitors wanted to know more and so did i.

Thank 10Orchard
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Statue of Edward Elgar stands tall at the end of the High St and opposite the Cathedral, would have been good to have some kind of information plaque/board close.

Thank johnhp702
Reviewed 13 August 2018

As Worcester’s most famous son, the Sir Edward Elgar statue has been perfectly sited in the newly completed Cathedral Plaza. In addition, the statue is an excellent depiction of the man himself.

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