Big Ben, tower clock, famous for its accuracy and for its massive bell. ... The tower itself was formally known as St. Stephen's Tower until 2012, when it was renamed Elizabeth Tower on the occasion of Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee, celebrating 60 years on the British throne.
Inspiration for Big Ben Pop Up Card
The Palace of Westminster was destroyed by fire in 1834. In 1844, it was decided the new buildings for the Houses of Parliament should include a tower and a clock. A massive bell was required and the first attempt (made by John Warner & Sons at Stockton-on-Tees) cracked irreparably.
Occasions for Big Ben Pop Up Card
Big Ben Pop Up Card is not only a mesmerizing representative of London, but also a wonderful gift or souvenir for your family and friends!