How well do you know London? Maria BramonaCollet 2nd B Rosa Mª MartíAlmirón Friday, 5th November 2010
What is a "Bobby" - a drink, a famous rock star, a form of transport or a policeman? Include a picture. Is a policeman.
Who was Madame Tussaud? Write the address of Madame Tussaud’s Museum. Marie Tussaud, was born in Strasbourg, France. Her mother worked for Dr. Philippe Curtius in Bern, who was a physician skilled in wax modelling. Curtius taught Tussaud the art of wax modelling. Now, Madame Tussauds is a wax museum in London with branches in a number of major cities. www.madametussauds.com/London/
The statue in Piccadilly Circus is of Eros, the God of Love. True or false? Include a picture. True.
Whatwasthename of Queen Victoria'shusband? NamethreeLondonbuildingsusinghisname. Includepictures. Royal Albert Hall Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha Albert Memorial 11th Hussars (Prince Albert's Own)
Christopher Wren is England's most famousarchitect. Whichcathedraldid he build? Include a picture. StPaul'sCathedral
What is London's most famous square? Include a picture. Trafalgar Square
Where are many of the great and famous of Britain's past buried? They are buried in a famous church. Give the names of some of theme. WilliamBlake, Robert Burns, Lord Byron, Samuel TaylorColeridge, Charles Dickens (Poets’ corner) Henry III, EdwardtheConfessor, Henry VIII, Isaac Newton, Charles Darwin... Westminster Abbey
Where is the tallest building in London? It is the second tallest in Europe. In the London Borough of Tower Hamlets One Canada Square
What famous school is close to Windsor Castle? CollegeSt George's WindsorCastle
What is the most famous store in the world? What’s the address? Knightsbridge London SW1X 7XL
Where does the Queen of England live in London? BuckinghamPalace
What’s the name of the most important art museum in London? What’s the name of the square where this museum is? National Gallery, Trafalgar Square.