Tower Of London Tickets
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to a time of intrigue and drama. Make your way from Traitor's Gate to join Sir Walter Raleigh in the Bloody Tower as he awaits his fate for allegedly plotting against James I. Join Edward I in the court revelry within the Medieval Tower and admire Henry VIII's armour, weaponry and torture instruments in the White Tower before being dazzled by the array of royal jewels, crowns and diamonds encased in the Jewel and Martin Towers. With its stunning riverside backdrop, the tower has been used as a prison, palace and place of execution, arsenal, mint and menagerie, since its construction following the Norman Conquest of 1066. After King Henry VIII's break with the Catholic Church it housed religious prisoners including two of Henry VIII's six wives (Anne Boleyn and Catherine Howard), both of whom were beheaded on the scaffolds at Tower Green. It is now one of the most famous structures in the world and hosts a range of exhibitions and re-enactments which celebrate and represent some of the most spectacular aspects of its gory and glorious past.
- Crown Jewels
- Beefeater tours
- The White Tower
- Prisoners of the Tower as
1st March to 31st October
Tuesday to Saturday:9:00am to 5:30pm
Sunday & Monday:10:00am to 5:30pm
(Last admission 5pm)
1st November to 28th February
Tuesday to Saturday:9:00am to 4:30pm
Sunday & Monday:10:00am to 4:30pm
(Last admission 4pm)
All internal buildings close 30 minutes after last admission
24th - 26th December &1st January (Closed)
The last Yeoman Warder tour starts at 2.30pm (winter), 3.30pm (summer).
City of London, Greater London EC3N 4AB
Nearest Underground:Tower Hill
Nearest Train Station: Fenchurch Street or London Bridge
Bus Routes: 15, 42, 78, 100, RV1
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