The Tower of London is closed on 24-26 December 2017 and 01 January 2018.

Family activities

There's a whole range of things for families to see and do together at the Tower of London.

There's a whole range of things for families to see and do together at the Tower of London.

When

  • Daily

Ticketing info

Included in palace admission

 

Digital Missions

Download the free Time Explorers app to your mobile device before you visit and try our new digital missions for families at the Tower of London.

Digital missions are interactive adventures played on a mobile device. Meet characters from history facing a tricky situation. Solve their problem by tackling a series of challenges that help you to explore the palace and find the answers you need.

Activity trails

Explore the home of the Queen's Crown Jewels and the rooms of Edward I with our family trails. Packed with fun quizzes, activities, facts and illustrations, they are the perfect way to explore the Tower as a family. Trails are free and are available throughout the year.

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Packed with fun quizzes, activities, facts and illustrations, trails are the perfect way to explore the Tower as a family.

Jewel House family trail Medieval Palace family trail

Explore more family activities

An interactive adventure at the Tower of London. Meet characters from history, explore all around you, do challenges and win badges.

Daily

Families
Sculpture of a polar bear

Discover the fascinating stories of the many exotic animals kept at the Tower of London and explore how they lived in the Royal Menagerie.

Open daily

Families Things to see

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

Open daily

Tower of London

Things to see

Browse more history and stories

Tower of London 100 Piece Children's Jigsaw.  A chilling compendium of intriguing, obscure and strange facts and trivia about murders  from around the world.

Tower of London 100-piece children's jigsaw

Tower of London this 100 piece puzzle depicting iconic tower imagery including our Master raven Keeper and the Crown Jewels.

£9.99

Delightful children's guide book packed full of fascinating stories and amusing illustrations.

Tower Power: Children's guide to the Tower of London

Delightful children's guide book packed full of fascinating stories and amusing illustrations.

£4.99

Raven soft toy

Raven soft toy

Winston is the oldest and wisest of the Raven family. A slightly pompous professor, he takes his work very seriously, educating children about the Tower of London and trying to keep the rest of the ravens in line! Dressed in his Yeoman Warder costume, this cuddly Winston the Raven can leave the Tower of London!

£14.99