Historic Royal Palaces
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It is known as an infamous prison, but it wasn't built to be one
‘The Grandest House in County Down’
A priceless collection used to crown the kings and queens of England
The ‘Beefeaters’ have been guarding the Tower since Tudor times
Known as the ‘Nine Day Queen’, Lady Jane had the shortest reign in British history
For over 600 years, the Tower housed a menagerie of exotic wild animals
Shoot arrows, assemble firearms and brandish a sword in this exciting, hands-on experience in the White Tower.
Tower of London
Included in palace admission (members go free)
Discover captivating stories of pain and passion, treachery and torture on the Yeoman Warder tours at the Tower of London.
Tours begin every 30 minutes
Experience a members-only viewing of the Crown Jewels at the Tower of London.
30 September 2019
Separate ticket (advanced 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.
12 August 2019
Member-only access to the traditional locking up of the Tower of London, the Ceremony of the Keys.
21 July, 11 August and 22 September 2019
Free (advanced booking required)
Prepare to be dazzled by this breathtaking, world famous collection of 23,578 gemstones at the Tower of London.
Allow one hour
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.
Find out how to get to the Tower of London by tube, bus, rail, boat, car or bicycle with our easy-to-follow directions.
The Tower of London aims to be accessible to all - find out more about accessibility for those with mobility needs or visual impairments.
Can't find the information you need? Browse our FAQs for details of military discount, lost property and more.
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.