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Terrible Tudors at the Tower of London

Terrible Tudors at the Tower of London

When

  • Start date: 25 May 2019
  • End date: 01 June 2019
Performances are at 12:00 and 15:00. Duration 1 hour.

Ticketing information

Adult: £12.00
Child: £7.00
Child under 5: Free (but must have a ticket)

Does not include entry to the Tower of London.

Separate ticket (advanced booking required)

Meet the Terrible Tudors at the Tower this May half term

From the horrible Henries to the end of evil Elizabeth, hear the legend (and the lies!) about the torturing Tudors.

Find out the fate of Henry's headless wives and his punch up with the Pope. Have a sizzling time with Queen Mary and meet the Groom of the Stool!

Will you whip the whipping boy or save poor King Ed? Survive the Spanish Armada as they launch their attack!

It’s history with the nasty bits left in!

 

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The moat at the Tower of London

Important information

  • Performances will take place outdoors in the moat and the audience will be seated directly on the grass, so please dress appropriately for the weather on the day.
  • Cushions will be available to hire priced at £1.50 per cushion or £5 for four. Please bring cash as cards will not be accepted.
  • Umbrellas and folding chairs are prohibited as they may restrict the view for other guests.
  • Refreshments will be available in the performance area or please feel free to bring your own picnic.
  • Performances on Wednesday 29 May will be British Sign Language interpreted.
  • Performances will go ahead in the event of bad weather, unless there are exceptional circumstances. Cancellation announcements will be made in the morning by email to those who provided an address and on this web page. Please check online or call 020 3166 6000 if the forecast looks poor on the day of your performance. 

FAQs

For further information, including accessibility and facilities available onsite, please read the FAQs.

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Visit the Tower too and save money

With our special Horrible Histories discount an adult ticket to the Tower is £19 and a child ticket is £9.

To book your cheaper Tower tickets take your Terrible Tudors ticket to the ticket booths on Tower Hill or call 020 3166 6000 to book in advance.

This offer is valid from 25 May to 01 June 2019 and is subject to availability.

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