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Tower of London

Discover London’s castle – a secure fortress, royal palace and infamous prison

Prepare to be dazzled by this breathtaking, world famous collection of 23,578 gemstones that are still used in royal ceremonies today.

Open daily

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

35 mins

Go on an interactive adventure. Meet characters from history, explore all around you, do challenges and win badges!

Daily

Buy runs towards the White Tower

Visit the Tower of London

Discover the stories that never got out.

Over the drawbridge and behind the castle walls lie unexpected tales of lost princes, WW1 spies and daring escapes.

 

 

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Support us

We are a charity and there's several ways you can support us.

Become a member

Explore and discover so much more about each of the six palaces with limitless visiting throughout the year.

Leave a legacy

Large or small every legacy is important to Historic Royal Palaces and makes a real difference to our work.

Volunteer with us

Volunteers support the palaces in many different ways. See what roles we have available and register your interest.