Londres grupo natalia laura segura andrea laura tudaPresentation Transcript
Hello! We are Laura ,Natalia and Andrea.We are going to introduce London.We aregoing to London on 30 january and we will return on 3february with the highschool. In London we are going to visit a lot of famous places.
The British Museum is a museum of the city ofLondon,UK.This museum encompass topics such as history , ethnography and art.The museum was one of the first institutions of its kind in Europe. The British Museum keeps over seven million objects from all continents. in the British Museum is the British Library, which until 1973 joined of the museum.Section of Ancient Egypt is the largest in the world after the Egyptian Museum in Cairo.Admission to the museum and many of the services offered, such as the reading- room, are free and free, except for some temporary exhibitions.
Tate Modern is the British National Museum of Modern Art. It is located in central London and is part of the Tatemuseums along with Tate Britain, Tate Liverpool and Tate St Ives. It is housed in the former Bankside power station,originally designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott and built in two phases between 1947 and 1963. The power plant was closed in 1981and the building was converted into a museum. Since its opening on May 12, 2000 has become the second biggest attraction London. In 2007 was the modern art museum worlds most visited .Free admission for permanent display, while temporary exhibitions are free and paid according to their character. Building Tate Modern has been a boost to the economic and cultural development of the Southwark area in which it is situated.
The London Dungeon is a popular London tourist attraction, which recreates various gory and macabre historical events in a grimly comedicgallows humour style, attempting to make them appealing to younger audiences. It uses a mixture of live actors, special effects and rides. Opening in 1974, it was initially designed as more a museum of "horrible history´´.
The Big Ben is known as the clock tower.Itsofficial name was Clock Tower until June 26,2012, but in honor of Elizabeth II was namedas Elizabeth Tower.Is the third tallest tower in the world. The tower celebrated its 150 anniversary on May 31, 2009.The tower was completed in 1858 and the clock became operational on September 7,1859. It has become one of the most famous symbols ofLondon and England, and localization element of films set in the city.
Buckingham Palace is the official residence of the Britishmonarch in London. The palace is used for ceremonies and state visits, sightseeing and as a residence by Queen Elizabeth II. The palace, originally known as BuckinghamHouse ,was originally a little hotel built for the first Duke of Buckingham. With the arrival of Queen Victoria ofEngland, Buckingham Palace became the official residence of the monarchy. During the nineteenth and twentieth centuries made some reforms in the palace, which was conducted in 1913 and gave the palace its current main façade, including the balcony where the royal family greets. The artificial lake was created in 1828 and receiveswater from the Serpentine Lake, the lake that is located in Hyde Park.
The Towerof London
The Tower of London is a historic castle located on the north bank of theRiver Thames in central London, England. It was founded towards the end of 1066 The White Tower, which gives its name to the whole castle was built by William the Conqueror in 1078 then at least 1100, the castle was used as a prison. On the whole, the Tower is a complex of several buildings set within twoconcentric rings of defensive walls and a moat, the castle was expanded in several phases. The general layout of the late thirteenth century has remained despite subsequent activity.The Tower of London has played a prominent role in English history. It wasbesieged several times and have it controlled was important to control thecountry. At the end of the fifteenth century, the castle became a prison. During the World Wars, the tower was used as a prison again. After the wars, the damage was repaired and the castle reopened to the public.Today, the Tower of London is one of the most famous tourist attractions of the country. Maintenance is carried out by the charity Historic Royal Palaces, and in 1988 was declared a World Heritage Site by Unesco.
Oxford Street is one of the greatstreets of London, England, located in the City of Westminster, and one of the worlds most famous streets for shopping. With over 300 stores, is the largest shopping street in the world. It occupies about 2,000 meters.Oxford Street intersects with otherfamous London streets including Park Lane, New Bond Street and Regent Street.
Stamford Bridge is a football stadium located in the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham, London. Is ChelseaFootball stadium capacity is 41,837 Club.Making it the eighth floor in the Premier League. Opened in 1877, the stadium was used by the LondonAthletics Club until 1905.The Chelsea has played their home games since then Stamford Bridge has been used as thevenue for England internationals, FA Cup Final, FA Cup semi- finals and Charity Shield games. He has also received numerous other sports, like cricket union, rugby, track racing, greyhound racing, baseball and football. The stadiums highest official attendance is 82.905.
The London Eye, also known as the Millennium Wheel, completed in 1999 and opened in March 2000, was the largestFerris wheel in the world-viewpoint until the opening of the Star of Nanchang in May 2006, and later Singapore Flyer in 2008 . The London Eye reaches a height of 135 m on the western end of Jubilee Gardens, on the South Bank of the Thames, LondonBorough of Lambeth, between Westminster and Hungerford bridges. The wheel is next to County Hall and outside the offices of the Ministry of Defence.
Thank you for this opportunity IES Utebo.Natalia,Laura Tuda, Laura Segura and Andrea