A striking landmark at the heart of an appeal for repair, on the edge of the Blackdown Hills.
Wellington Monument audio guide - repairing the world’s tallest three-sided obelisk
The story of Wellington Monument is one with many ups and downs. It has been redesigned, rebuilt and struck by lightning, twice. Yet this landmark has become a much-loved part of local life. Find out more about the restoration programme, how such extensive repairs came to be needed and why we are still fundraising to protect it.