CULTURE London's Big Ben celebrates 160th birthday

CULTURE

London's Big Ben celebrates 160th birthday

CGTN | Xinhua News Agency

17:33, June 01, 2019

Big Ben and the giant clock in London, the world's most iconic timepiece, turned 160 Friday as vital conservation work continues to ensure its future.

A view of Big Ben and Westminster Abbey. /VCG Photo

Construction workers replace panes of glass in the clock face of Big Ben in London, England, July 11, 2018. /VCG Photo

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