When

  • Daily

Ticketing info

24-28 July 2017
31 July - 4 August 2017
7-11 August 2017

Included in palace admission

Story Scramble

The Tower of London has lots of stories to tell. In this interactive trail and game for families, some of those stories have been scrambled up and must be put back together again.

Meet characters from the past, handle objects, look for clues and see if you can connect the pieces as you explore 1000 years of history in a day.

Aimed at 5 - 11 years, children must be accompanied at all times.

Collect your trail map from the Visitor Centre on arrival.

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

From shooting arrows, assembling firearms to brandishing swords, a thousand years of history at the Tower of London will be brought to life in this exciting, hands-on experience.

Currently closed for essential maintenance

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

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