Historic Royal Palaces
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The Tower of London played an important role in the First and Second World Wars
The ‘Beefeaters’ have been guarding the Tower since Tudor times
A priceless collection used to crown the kings and queens of England
For over 600 years, the Tower housed a menagerie of exotic wild animals
It is known as an infamous prison, but it wasn't built to be one
Centuries-old traditions of the Tower of London
Member-only access to the traditional locking up of the Tower of London, the Ceremony of the Keys.
20 October 2019
Tower of London
Free (advance booking required)
Dare you visit the Tower at night and take one of our Twilight Tours? Discover secrets of the Tower's history with after-hours access.
Selected Sundays in November 2019 to April 2020
Separate ticket (advance booking required)
See the Line of Kings and the Chapel of St John the Evangelist after hours with a White Tower guide, at the Tower of London.
21 October and 16 December 2019, 17 February 2020
Experience a members-only viewing of the Crown Jewels at the Tower of London.
2 December 2019 and 27 January 2020
Marvel at the guards protecting the Crown Jewels.
Included in palace admission (members go free)
Be part of this ancient tradition, which has taken place every night for at least 700 years in the Ceremony of the Keys at the Tower of London.
The Tower of London aims to be accessible to all - find out more about accessibility for those with mobility needs or visual impairments.
Indulge in a souvenir of your trip to the Tower, from replica armour, jewellery, clothing and costumes, there’s something for everyone in our five gift shops.
Find out how to get to the Tower of London by tube, bus, rail, boat, car or bicycle with our easy-to-follow directions.
Can't find the information you need? Browse our FAQs for details of military discount, lost property and more.
Visiting the Tower in a group? Group discounts and savings are available on our tickets for groups of 15+. Find out more and book online today.