Go Medieval at the Tower


  • 04-06 August 2018

Ticketing information

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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. Enjoy sword fighting knights, hands-on crafts, have-a-go crossbow, live performances and more, all in the Tower moat!

Immerse yourself in the smells of our medieval kitchen, 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

Tower Moat and Legge's Mount underneath a blue sky

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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Live interpreters in the Medieval Palace at the Tower of London.
Things to see

Step inside the luxurious lodgings of two kings, meticulously re-created in the Medieval Palace at the Tower of London.

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Explore the beautiful Chapel of St John the Evangelist and hear tales of famous old residents at the Tower with an expert warden.


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From 10:45, 12:45 and 14:15

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Marvel at the imposing White Tower, a magnificent example of Norman architecture at the heart of the Tower of London.

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