From William the Conqueror to George II, marvel at the Tower's extensive collection of royal armour through the ages.
From shooting arrows, assembling firearms to brandishing swords, a thousand years of history at the Tower of London will be brought to life in this exciting, hands-on experience.
Discover the fascinating stories of the many exotic animals kept at the Tower of London and explore how they lived in the Royal Menagerie.
Renowned across the world, Hampton Court Palace Gardens are beautifully constructed and maintained, making them an unmissable attraction.
Meet the ravens at the Tower of London, known as the guardians of the Tower. It is said that, ‘If the ravens leave the Tower, the kingdom will fall…’
Lose yourself in the Hampton Court Maze - the most famous maze in the world. Commissioned around 1700 by William III, it is still baffling visitors today.
Defend the Tower is a costumed, live historical re-enactment. You must help our heroic guards defend the mighty castle against its most dangerous enemies.
Open daily until 20 October
Prepare to be dazzled by this breathtaking, world famous collection of 23,578 gemstones that are still used in royal ceremonies today.
Special commemorative firings that take place on the Gun Park located on the Wharf.
Friday 2 June, Saturday 10 June, Saturday 17 June, Tuesday 14 November
A new digital adventure to uncover the hidden history in the heart of London.
Selected dates 11 July - 5 September
Approx. 80 mins
In the grounds of Hampton Court King Henry VIII and his court take up residence for that most Tudor of royal sports: the joust.
15 July - 16 July 2017