The Ceremony of the Keys is the traditional locking up of the Tower of London and has taken place on each and every night, without fail, for at least 700 years. We have very limited allocation of places so book early to secure your place.
Please arrive promptly at 21:30 as latecomers will not be admitted. This event is held entirely outside so please wrap up warm and weather-proof.
Please call 020 3166 6327 to be put on the waiting list.
Please note: Bookings open on 20 November 2017 at 09:00
Join Lee Prosser, talking about his role as Curator of Historic Buildings,
22 January 2018
Lectures start at 12 noon
Special commemorative firings at the Tower that take place on the Gun Park located on the Wharf.
06 February 2018
Gun salute begins at 13:00
The Royal Mint Remembrance Day 2017 brilliant uncirculated poppy commemorative coin is the first official coin minted by the Royal Mint to commemorate Armistice Day. The design, by Stephen Taylor, features red Flanders poppies, the longstanding symbol of remembrance and the inscription "Silence Speaks When Words Can Not".