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Angel and Beyond


Look at other icons or landmarks in other countries e.g. Sydney Opera House, and Eiffel Tower - why were they created and what do they stand for?

Compare the Angel of the North to these other landmarks.  What are the differences and similarities?

  1. Plot the icons or landmarks on a world map (find images online or from holiday brochures).
  2. Discuss the different settings or surroundings of these other landmarks - how are they different to the Angel of the North site and Gateshead in terms of climate, landscape, terrain and surrounding buildings?

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The Angel of the North