Historic Royal Palaces
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The Tower of London played an important role in the First and Second World Wars
How did Anne Boleyn become queen and why did Henry VIII execute her?
For over 600 years, the Tower housed a menagerie of exotic wild animals
Murdered or survived – what happened to Edward and his younger brother Richard?
It is known as an infamous prison, but it wasn't built to be one
Known as the ‘Nine Day Queen’, Lady Jane had the shortest reign in British history
Explore the stories of the Princes in the Tower and Sir Walter Raleigh in the infamous Bloody Tower.
Tower of London
Included in palace admission (members go free)
Learn why people ended up as prisoners in the Tower of London, in the very rooms where some of them were held.
Prepare to be shocked by stories of the unfortunate prisoners who were tortured within the walls of the Tower of London.
Walk in the footsteps of those condemned to execution at the Tower of London on Tower Green and the Scaffold Site.
Marvel at the imposing White Tower, a magnificent example of Norman architecture at the heart of the Tower of London.
Discover captivating stories of pain and passion, treachery and torture with our Yeoman Warders at the Tower of London.
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The Tower of London aims to be accessible to all - find out more about accessibility for those with mobility needs or visual impairments.
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.
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.