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Queen Victoria's Statue

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Mixed revues but we loved it!

We visited the V & A in January with some apprehension as we had heard very mixed revues. However... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Kahleen C
Glasgow, United Kingdom
The Original V

Here she is in all her Gloria. The V in V&A. A lovely looking statue at the rear entrance to the... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Perth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday

We visited the V & A in January with some apprehension as we had heard very mixed revues. However we loved it. The liner exhibition was fantastic and well worth the charge that is made. The free exhibition is not as extensive but was still...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kahleen C
Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

Not sure quite why dundee felt such affinity to queen Victoria and Prince Albert but the McManus museum is surrounded by statues one of which is of course queen Victoria impressive and regal

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank iainmcleod
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Here she is in all her Gloria. The V in V&A. A lovely looking statue at the rear entrance to the Dundee museum. Its a wee bit overlooked now, but she's been there a long time and not going anywhere soon

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 13 September 2018

It's an impressive statue, that sits right outside towards the back of the McManus Museum! It captures her royalty and prestige!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Marty T
Reviewed 23 July 2018

This stands just outside McManus museum back door. They have difficulty keeping it totally clean as the seagulls perch themselves on these statues all the time.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Bohojen
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Another of Dundee's statues. Placed at the back of the McManus Gallery, near the disabled parking in a paved seating area.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Pam D
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

A luvly statue situated outside McManus Gallery, along side Rabbie Burns and James Carmichael statues, well worth a walk around

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank dundeetravellermrshc
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Have walked past this over the years and never really looked at it closely. When you do the artwork is superb and the edges tell a story. Wrll worth spending some time to look at it.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Chiz1098r
Reviewed 10 January 2018

This large statue of the late Queen Victoria is sited on the north side of The McManus Galleries,beside other statues of note.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank menubuster
Reviewed 16 October 2017

This is a very imposing statue of Queen Victoria in full-blown pompous regal splendour, and a great deal of hard work and attention to detail has gone into it. It is very majestic and shows the respect and regard in which the monarch was held...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank alibats61
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