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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Story Scramble

Monday 30 May - Saturday 4 June
11.00 – 15.30 (last trails distributed at 14.30)  

The Tower of London has lots of stories to tell. In this trail and game for families, some of those stories have been scrambled up and must be put back together again. Meet characters from the past, handle objects, look for clues and see if you can connect the pieces as you explore 1,000 years of history in a day.

Free, included in ticket price.

Digital missions

Shh… you are invited on a special mission! Download the free Time Explorers app to your iOS device before you visit and try our new digital missions for families at the Tower of London.

Digital missions are interactive adventures played on an iOS 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 more about digital missions >

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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