London is one of the oldest and most prestigious cities in the world. Dating back to Ancient Roman times, the City of London has been around for millennia. Being around for a long time means there is a lot of history! Many of the most iconic historic London landmarks have been around for hundreds of years. For example, the White Tower of the Tower of London was built in 1066 by William the Conqueror, following his victory at the Battle of Hastings. William was Duke of Normandy in France at the time and decided to conquer England by defeating the Anglo-Saxon King Harold.
The Diana Memorial Fountain was opened on 6th July 2004 by the Queen. This highly exceptional memorial was dedicated to Diana, princess of Wales. Situated in Hyde Park, the fountain made from granite and forming a cascading feature of bubbling and swirling water and can be best enjoyed in the summer months.