St Luke's West Norwood WW2 Memorial Garden
Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee - W1
Alfred Drake VC
Old Middlesex Sessions House
St Marks, Kennington - history
Red Cross Garden 2
Emily Wilding Davison - Palace of Westminster
Westminster Hall - Elizabeth II Diamond + Golden Jubilees

What is London Remembers?

The aim of this website is to document all the memorials in London. That's the plaques, monuments, statues, fountains, etc, that commemorate a person, an event, a building, etc. It's an aim we don't think we will ever achieve but we will enjoy the attempt.

Memorial types

Bust

Bust

334 memorials

Fountain

Fountain

130 memorials

Gates

Gates

19 memorials

Ghost bike

Ghost bike

29 memorials

Ghost building

Ghost building

9 memorials

Keystone

Keystone

24 memorials

Monument

Monument

317 memorials

Mural

Mural

85 memorials

Latest Memorials

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General Gordon on a camel

General Gordon on a camel

WC2, St Martin's Place

To commemorate Gordon, the Corps of Royal Engineers, Gordon's own Corps, commissioned a statue from Edward Onslow Ford. The original spec...

1 subject commemorated, 1 creator
Holocaust Memorial Day - W5

Holocaust Memorial Day - W5

W5, Uxbridge Road, 14 - 16, Perceval House, Ealing Council offices

Our plaque photograph is borrowed from this website.

1 subject commemorated, 1 creator
John Hunter bust - Tooting

John Hunter bust - Tooting

SW17, St George's Hospital, Hunter Wing

This is a far better sculpture than our photo shows. Two versions of this bust exist at St George's: this one and one outside, on an arch...

1 subject commemorated, 2 creators
John Hunter statue - Tooting

John Hunter statue - Tooting

SW17, St George's Hospital, Hunter Wing

The corridor with the two busts, plaque and glass display area is on the ground floor of the Hunter wing.

1 subject commemorated, 1 creator
St George's Hospital - Tooting

St George's Hospital - Tooting

SW17, St George's Hospital, Hunter Wing

The corridor with the two busts, plaque and glass display area is on the ground floor of the Hunter wing.

1 subject commemorated, 1 creator

Latest Subjects

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Sir Sidney Nolan

Sir Sidney Nolan

Artist. Born Sidney Robert Nolan in Carlton, Melbourne. He is best known for his paintings of Australian people, particularly Ned Kelly. He moved to London in 1951.

Person, Art, Australia

1 memorial
Barbican Horticultural Society

Barbican Horticultural Society

From their website: "Our Aims: Provide information and practical help to Barbican gardeners of all experience levels; Encourage the cultivation of plants in window-boxes, terraces and public spaces...

Group, Community / Clubs, Gardens / Agriculture

1 memorial
John Sullivan

John Sullivan

Television comedy scriptwriter. Born John Richard Thomas Sullivan in Balham. He had his first break with the sitcom 'Citizen Smith', and 'Dear John' and 'Just Good Friends' followed. His outstandin...

Person, TV & Radio

1 memorial
Grant Museum of Zoology

Grant Museum of Zoology

A natural history museum that is part of University College London. It was established by Robert Edmond Grant (1793 – 1874, anatomist and zoologist) as a teaching collection of zoological specimens...

Place, Museums / Libraries

1 memorial
Institute of Making

Institute of Making

A multidisciplinary research club based at University College London. Its work focuses on hands-on research into materials and making from many different perspectives. It was founded by Mark Miodow...

Group

1 memorial

Seriously Famous

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John Wesley
David Bowie
Elizabeth David
Charles Rolls
Robert Louis Stevenson
Anna Pavlova

Lost Memorials

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General Gordon on a camel
Holocaust Memorial Day - W5
Indian doctors in the NHS
Bentley Motor Car - first lost plaque
Bentley Motor Car
H. G. Wells mural

Died on this day

Ernest Beatie

Died: 29/1/1994, 29 years ago

Person, Armed Forces, War Memorial WW2, USA

1 memorial
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Puzzle-corner

C. F. K.

Could this be? No, surely not. Could it be.... Charles Foster Kane?Funded the erection of a water trough shortly after 1901.

1 memorial
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