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British Sign Language (BSL) tours

You are invited to discover a thousand years of history at this ancient and powerful fortress. Our trained British Sign Language (BSL) interpreter will guide you around for the day. All you need to do is book a place on one of the pre-arranged dates.

The BSL tours are included in general admission price and pre-booking is advised.

Available dates and times

  • 29 June - 10:30 or 16:30.


29 June 2024

Ticketing information

Tours are included in your Tower of London admission ticket and advanced booking is advised. 

How to book: Please contact us using the details below, stating the date you wish to visit, number of places required and your name and contact details.

Tel: +44 (0)33 3320 6000
Email: [email protected]
Textphone: 18001 020 3166 6266

Visitor Services
HM Tower of London

Included in palace admission (members go free)

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About the tours

Our BSL interpreters are available from 10.30 to 16.30 on each of the above dates. We work with qualified guides Laurence Pass and Demelza Northover.

Our BSL interpreter will be wearing a bright blue high visibility vest, with 'BSL interpreter' on the back. They will wear a grey badge with the BSL symbol.

Itineraries can be tailored to individual or group needs.

BSL interpreters can follow the Tower's daily guided tours, any historical re-enactments as well as visit any other attractions within the Tower.

We advise consulting staff at the ticket office, located on Tower Hill, or at the Tower's entrance, about where to locate our BSL interpreter if you arrive later in the day. Alternatively, Warders inside the Tower can assist in locating the interpreter.

For further information please consult our comprehensive access guide. The guide includes detailed information and advice for visitors with disabilities. For those with mobility requirements and wheelchair users, there is a colour map detailing routes and other useful information.

Group leaders planning to bring a large party may wish to arrange a date specific to their group. We can accommodate this, although flexibility of date would be useful.

The Tower of London reserves the right to move or cancel planned BSL interpreter dates at short notice, although we will endeavour to avoid this wherever possible.

Download Access Guide and Tower of London map

Download guide and map

Information on access and getting to the Tower of London.

British Sign Language digital visitor guide

For deaf or hard of hearing visitors, we also offer our self-led British Sign Language digital visitor guide. The guide contains all the information you need from some of our Tower experts to discover more stories about the Tower and ensure you enjoy your visit. 

British Sign Language digital visitor guide