Medieval Christmas

When

  • Start date: 27 December 2017
  • End date: 31 December 2017
11:30–15:30

Ticketing information

Included in palace admission

Spend Christmas with King Richard III, Queen Anne Neville, and the knights and ladies of medieval England. With jesters and minstrels adding to the entertainment explore how the Tower wasn’t just a prison and a fortress but a palace fit for royal celebration.

Explore what's on

Join an expert warden on one of our White Tower tours. Explore the beautiful Chapel of St John the Evangelist and hear tales of famous old residents at the Tower.

Open daily

Tower of London

Tours and talks

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

View of the White Tower exterior

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

Open daily

Tower of London

Highlights Things to see

Experience a Members-only viewing of the Crown Jewels at the Tower of London.

22 January and 12 February 2018

Tower of London

Member only

Doors open at 18:30 for a 19:00 start.

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Yeoman warder luxury embroidered tree decoration

Yeoman warder tree decoration beautifully handmade with metal and silk threads on satin.

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Henry VIII tree decoration in traditional mouth-blown glass. The beautifully hand painted glass is lined with silver plate.

Henry VIII glass tree decoration

Henry VIII tree decoration in traditional mouth-blown glass. The beautifully hand painted glass is lined with silver plate.

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Henry VIII and his six wives feature in this splendid tree decoration set. A wonderful addition to a Tudor Christmas.

Henry VIII and his wives tree decorations

Henry VIII and his six wives feature in this splendid tree decoration set. A wonderful addition to a Tudor Christmas.

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