Family activities

Family activities

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There's a whole range of things for families to see and do together at the Tower of London.

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October Half Term - Animals at the Tower

Family drop-in workshop for all ages (FREE - included in palace admission price)

Monday 24 - Friday 28 October 2016

10.00 - 16.00

From polar bears to porcupines, the Tower has had some unusual inhabitants over the past 800 years. Find out about the animals that have been kept here and take part in The Big Draw by adding your own wild beast sketch to a present day menagerie.

Digital Missions

Download the free Time Explorers app to your mobile device before you visit and try our new digital missions for families at the Tower of London.

Digital missions are interactive adventures played on a mobile device. Meet characters from history facing a tricky situation. Solve their problem by tackling a series of challenges that help you to explore the palace and find the answers you need.

Find out how to download the app >

Activity trails

Explore the home of the Queen's Crown Jewels and the rooms of Edward I with our family trails. Packed with fun quizzes, activities, facts and illustrations, they are the perfect way to explore the Tower as a family.

Trails are free and are available throughout the year. Pick up a trail at the Welcome Centre!

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