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Palace of Westminster
London - Palace of Westminster
Overlooking the Thames River, the Houses of Parliament are the city's most famous and photogenic sight, with the Clock Tower, known as Big Ben, which chimes the hours and the quarters. The Clock Tower is illuminated if the Parliament is sitting in session.