Tower Twilight Tours

Discover secrets of the Tower's history with after-hours access.

Discover secrets of the Tower's history with after-hours access.

When

  • Selected Sundays in February-April
19:00

Ticketing information

Tickets cost £27.50

Or £25.00 for Historic Royal Palaces members

Separate ticket (advanced booking required)

Visit the Tower at night. If you dare...

Yeoman Warders lead exclusive tours of the Tower, taking in some of the gruesome sights and extraordinary stories which make it world famous.

You will have unique after hours access to the UK’s most visited historic attraction. Take in world famous sights such as Traitors’ Gate, the Scaffold Site and outside the Bloody Tower, and be appalled and amazed by tales of prisoners and past residents, of royal gossip and of the secrets kept within these ancient walls.

Tours take place on Sundays at 19:00 on the following dates:

  • All tours are now fully booked.
  • The winter 2019 programme of Twilight Tours will go on sale from 1 September 2019.

Please note:

This is an outdoor tour, over uneven cobbles and up spiral stone staircases, which does not include the Crown Jewels or any of the main towers. Over 12s only.

View of the White Tower exterior
Things to see Highlights

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

Open daily

Tower of London

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Tower Green and scaffold site with the Chapel of St Peter ad Vincula and the Beauchamp Tower in the background
Things to see

Walk in the footsteps of those condemned to execution at the Tower of London on Tower Green and the Scaffold Site.

Open daily

Tower of London

Included in palace admission (members go free)

The Tower of London, looking north-west. Showing two female visitors using the digital audio guide tour devices.
Tours and talks

Explore deeper with the Tower of London audio guide tour. Discover extra information about the Tower's history, plan your day and find out more about our cafés and shops.

Daily

Tower of London

Tower of London navy sweatshirt featuring White Tower image together with a raven in foreground on the front .
Words 'Tower of London' printed in red at lower edge of image.

Tower of London raven navy sweatshirt

Featuring our unique and exclusive design, our Tower of London raven navy sweatshirt will keep you warm on chilly days.

£22.99

Tower of London raven black t-shirt on white background

Tower of London raven black t-shirt

Exclusively designed for Historic Royal Palaces, this luxury t-shirt is inspired by the ravens at the Tower of London.

£17.99

Tower of London raven black cap featuring iconic raven design.

Tower of London raven black cap

Featuring our iconic raven design, our baseball cap would make a wonderful memento from your trip to the world famous Tower of London.

£9.99