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wallace monument

Abbey Craig, Hillfoots Rd, Stirling FK9 5LF

Completed in 1869 | Architect J.T Rochead

The National Wallace Monument is one of Scotland’s most celebrated landmarks, and commemorates Scotland’s national hero, Sir William Wallace.

Completed in 1869, the monument was the winning design of an architectural competition to build a monument to a celebrated Scottish hero.

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photographer: BusterBrownBB

The architect J.T Rochead, designed a tower 67 metres high. Set over four levels, visitors can explore the life of William Wallace, and take in the spectacular panoramic views from the ‘Crown’.

For visiting information: http://www.nationalwallacemonument.com/

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