Synonyms of 'Buildings and monuments'
Admiralty HouseAlthorp HouseAlhambraAngel of the NorthArc de TriompheBarbicanBeehivethe dome-shaped building that houses sections of Parliament in Wellington, New Zealand Big Benthe bell in the clock tower of the Houses of Parliament, London Blenheim PalaceBuckingham PalaceBurj KhalifaCenotaphCharminarCleopatra's NeedleCrystal Palacea building of glass and iron designed by Joseph Paxton to house the Great Exhibition of 1851. Erected in Hyde Park, London, it was moved to Sydenham (1852–53): destroyed by fire in 1936 Edinburgh CastleEiffel TowerElyséeEmpire State BuildingForbidden Citya walled section of Beijing, China, enclosing the Imperial Palace and associated buildings of the former Chinese Empire Gherkinthe nickname of a bluish cigar-shaped office block in the City of London; height 180 m (585 ft); opened in in 2004 Hampton Court PalaceHermitageHolyroodhouseHouses of Parliamentthe building in which the House of Commons and the House of Lords assemble Kaabaa cube-shaped building in Mecca, the most sacred Muslim pilgrim shrine, into which is built the black stone believed to have been given by Gabriel to Abraham. Muslims turn in its direction when praying Kensington PalaceKnossosKremlinLambeth PalaceLateranLeaning Tower of PisaLongleat HouseLouvreMasadaMansion HouseMonumentNelson's ColumnPentagonthe five-sided building in Arlington, Virginia, that houses the headquarters of the US Department of Defense. Part of the building was severely damaged in the terrorist attacks of 11 September 2001 Saint James's PalaceScone PalaceSharda tall building, resembling a shard of glass, in London, at London Bridge. Designed by Renzo Piano and completed in 2012, it is for mixed commercial, residential, and leisure use and is the tallest habitable building in the UK. Height: 310 m (1,016 ft) Taj MahalTower of LondonVaticanVersaillesWestminster AbbeyWhite House ▷ See building
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Word List of Buildings and monuments from the Collins English Word Lists