Australian War Memorial
Dominating the green space throttled by the Hyde Park Corner roundabout, this imposing neoclassical 1826 arch originally faced the Hyde...
New Zealand Monument
The simple yet evocative New Zealand Monument , erected in 2006, consists of 16 cross-shaped bronze ‘standards’ set out on a grassy...
This stunning house, containing exhibits about the Duke of Wellington, was once the first building to appear when entering London from...
Pizza on the Park
This place is as popular for its nightly jazz in the basement as for its pizza. There’s also a spacious restaurant upstairs and, if...
Hyde Park Corner · interesting places nearby
Australian War Memorial information
Just southwest of Wellington Arch is the grey-green granite sweep of the Australian War Memorial , erected in 2004, which commemorates the men and women of Australia who served in WWI and WWII. The names of four-dozen battle sites from both world wars are etched onto the blocks of the monolithic upper wall.