Digital missions

Shh! You are invited on a special mission...

Shh! You are invited on a special mission...


  • Daily

Ticketing information

Download the free 'Time Explorers' app to your iOS or Android device before your visit.

Please note, you will require an admission ticket to access the Tower of London.

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Go on an interactive adventure at the Tower of London. Meet characters from history, explore all around you, do challenges and win badges!

Download the free 'Time Explorers' app to your iOS or Android device before your visit.

iOS: Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Optimised for iPhone 5, iPhone 6, and iPhone 6 Plus. Requires iOS 8.0 or later. 
Android: Available on Jelly Bean, Kitkat, Lollipop and Marshmallow. Optimised for Lollipop and Marshmallow.

Digital missions available at the Tower of London

1. The Lady's Royal Arrivals

It's 1290 and Lady Margery needs your help to prepare the Medieval Palace for King Edward's return. You’d better hurry as he’s on his way and he has a bad temper!

2. The Prisoner's Perilous Plot

It's 1611 and Arbella Stuart needs your help to free her husband William from his prison in the Tower. Can you help him escape without getting caught yourself?

3. The Saxon's Tower Attack

It's 1100 and local Saxon Edmund Wake needs you to go undercover to examine the White Tower and help make a plan of attack against the Norman invaders and their fortress.

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Elizabeth Barton and Alice Wolfe, imprisoned in the Tower of London under Henry VIII, 1533

Meet two of the Tower of London's prisoners during the turbulent times of King Henry VIII. Listen to their stories and decide if you should help them escape.

01 September - 18 October and 28 October - 23 December

Tower of London

Daily at 11:30, 13:00, 15:30

Included in palace admission (members go free)