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Horse Guards Parade at Whitehall, London
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Witness the pomp of ages-old British tradition at the Horse Guards Parade at Whitehall. Though there are mounted guards here to observe all day, a highlight is the changing of the guard ceremony, which takes place every morning. Appreciate the music, atmosphere, and precision of the ritual. Admire the horses and the splendid red uniforms of the guards. Bring your camera along and have your photo taken with one of the guards or horses. Talk to one of the mounted police officers accompanying the guards to answer any questions and for more information. Plan your Horse Guards Parade at Whitehall visit and explore what else you can see and do in London using our London trip generator.
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  • The changing of the guard at Buckingham Palace commences from here. It also is the host for the Trooping of the Colours each year. As the name suggests the Guard are all mounted on horses. A splendid ...  more »
  • A great photo stop. The horses are so well behaved. The museum is worth a visit too. The walk through the yard leads to the park which is nice. It gets busy so beware of pickpockets. 
  • The pomp and ceremony of the Horse Guards captures what England and London is all about and a must see when there.Check the times and locations for the best experience.