Home of the English language, the United Kingdom is a country rich in not only culture but history. Its centuries-old buildings, diverse populations and popular cities such as London, Swansea, Edinburgh and Manchester make it a top choice for travelers. The United Kingdom is home to many popular statues, a few of which are listed below:
Near the home of his creator JM Barrie in Kensington Park, London, stands the statue of Peter Pan playing the flute. The statue was designed by George Frampton. In the city of Birmingham stands the Bull of Birmingham, which is a very popular photo background for visitors to the city. The statue of England’s 19th-century ruler, Queen Victoria, is located in Southport. It serves as a reminder of her contributions to the British economy during her reign, which is believed to have been the country’s most prosperous era. In the city of Dundee, Scotland, the statues of popular British comic character Desperate Dundee along with his pal Dawg stands erect. Annie Moore, a young girl, and her two brothers were the first Irish to arrive in the United States, doing so in 1891. In her honor, a statue of Annie Moore and her two brothers stands in Cobh, Ireland.
But describing a statue and recognizing it from a picture are two different things. Can you do the former and ace our quiz? Let's find out right now!
How much do you know about how car engines work? And how much do you know about how the English language works? And what about how guns work? How much do you know? Lucky for you, HowStuffWorks is about more than providing great answers about how the world works. We are also here to bring joy to your day with fun quizzes, compelling photography and fascinating listicles. Some of our content is about how stuff works. Some is about how much you know about how stuff works. And some is just for fun! Because, well, did you know that having fun is an important part of how your brain works? Well, it is! So keep reading!