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The Princes in the Tower

Murdered or survived – what happened to Edward and his younger brother Richard?

Thomas Cromwell

The life and death of Henry VIII’s 'most faithful servant'

LGBT Royal Histories

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Queer histories in our palaces

Anne Boleyn

How did Anne Boleyn become queen and why did Henry VIII execute her?

Lady Jane Grey

Known as the ‘Nine Day Queen’, Lady Jane had the shortest reign in British history

Catalina of Motril

A Tudor servant with one of English history’s greatest secrets

The Tower at war

The Tower of London played an important role in the First and Second World Wars

Tower of London remembers

The First World War centenary commemorations

Yeoman Warders at the Tower of London

The ‘Beefeaters’ have been guarding the Tower since Tudor times