On 23 May 2018, last admission will be at 16:00 with the buildings and exhibitions closing at 16:30. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Go Medieval at the Tower


  • Start date: 04 August 2018
  • End date: 06 August 2018

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It’s 1445 and England is celebrating the arrival of a new Queen, Margaret of Anjou.

Step into our medieval world and join in the festivities with plenty of fun for the whole family. Practice the art of pastry jumbles with our medieval cooks, feel the weight of a real knight’s sword and have a go at firing the crossbow!

Experience the latest in medieval fashion in the costume tent and don’t forget to look your best for the Queen.

Don’t miss seeing her magnificent knights in full sword fighting action! Who will win this ultimate test of skill?

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Take part in Go Medieval!

Aged 16-22? This is your chance to perform at the Tower of London to thousands of families!

We're looking for six young actors aged 16-22 to volunteer to take part in this exciting performance event.

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