Memorials, fountains and statues

Diana Memorial Fountain

This unique Memorial to Diana, Princess of Wales was opened by Her Majesty The Queen on 6 July 2004 and was built with the best materials, talent and technology.

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7 July Memorial

A permanent memorial to honour the victims of the 7 July 2005 London Bombings was unveiled in Hyde Park by Their Royal Highnesses, The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall.

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Statue of Achilles

The 18ft statue of Achilles, the Greek hero of the Trojan War, commemorates the soldier and politician, Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington.

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Joy of Life Fountain

The Joy of Life fountain, designed by T. B. Huxley-Jones, depicts two bronze figures holding hands while appearing to dance above the water, with four bronze children emerging from the pool.

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Holocaust Memorial

The Holocaust Memorial is a garden of boulders surrounded by white-stemmed birch trees, located to the east of The Dell. It was Britain's first memorial to the victims of the Holocaust.

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The Hudson Memorial Bird Sanctuary

The Hudson Memorial Bird Sanctuary is a carved stone memorial commemorating the 19th century writer and naturalist, William Hudson.

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Cavalry Memorial

The Cavalry Memorial is a bronze sculpture which represents St George on horseback stepping over a defeated dragon. The memorial commemorates members of the Cavalry Regiments killed during World War 1.

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Norwegian War Memorial

The Norwegian Navy and Merchant Fleet presented this large granite boulder in 1978 as thanks for British support during World War 2.

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Boy and Dolphin Fountain

The Boy and Dolphin Fountain in the Rose Garden was made in 1862 and features a marble sculpture of a cherub and dolphin.

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Animals in War Memorial

This memorial, located on Park Lane, is a tribute to all the animals that served, suffered and died alongside the British, Commonwealth and Allied forces in the wars and conflicts of the 20th century.

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Pan Statue

The Pan statue depicts a family and their dog rushing eagerly towards the park, urged on by Pan. Designed in 1961 by Sir Jacob Epstein, it is located by Edinburgh Gate.

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Queen Caroline Memorial

This memorial is to Queen Caroline, the wife of King George II, who from 1726-1730 created the Serpentine in Hyde Park and the Long Water in Kensington Gardens.

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Freeman Family Drinking Fountain

The Freeman Family Drinking Fountain is a public drinking fountain located near Cumberland Gate.

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The Bandstand in Hyde Park

This bandstand in Hyde Park, located near the Serpentine Road, is one of the oldest bandstands in Britain.

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Isis

Isis is a magnificent bronze sculpture designed by British sculptor Simon Gudgeon, inspired by the Egyptian goddess of nature.

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The Reformers' Tree

Stood in the south west corner of the Parade Ground, this circular black and white floor mosaic of a tree commemorates the Reformers' Tree.

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The Huntress Fountain

The Huntress Fountain, located in the Rose Garden, features a bronze figure of Diana, the goddess of hunting, shooting an arrow.

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Apsley Gate

Apsley Gate is a classical stone gateway with scroll-topped columns designed by Decimus Burton.

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Queen Elizabeth Gate

The Queen Elizabeth Gate was installed to commemorate the 90th birthday of Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother.

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