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Cleopatra's Needle

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Cleopatra's Needle is a tourist attraction located in London, United Kingdom

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10 February 2011
When Cleopatra’s Needle was erected here in 1879, a time capsule was buried beneath it, containing newspapers, bibles, coins, and photographs of the 12 best looking women in England!
HISTORY UK
10 February 2011
This ancient Egyptian obelisk was made in Heliopolis c.1475 BC, and presented as a gift by the Turkish Viceroy of Egypt in 1819. After a dangerous and difficult sea-voyage, it was put up here in 1879.
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Sun 10:00 AM–7:00 PM
Mon 11:00 AM–8:00 PM
Tue 9:00 AM–10:00 AM
Wed-Thu 9:00 AM–9:00 PM
Fri 1:00 PM–8:00 PM
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