October half term activities

When

  • Start date: 19 October 2019
  • End date: 27 October 2019
Drop-in activities and performances

Ticketing information

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Enter an exciting world of colourful Tudor characters this autumn at the Tower of London

Fates and fortunes – Women prisoners at the Tower 

Drop-in performances: 11:30, 13:00, 15:30
Drop-in activities: 11:00-16:00

Meet four female prisoners locked up at the Tower of London during the infamous reign of Henry VIII. Hear of their plights and help decide their fates – will they escape, be excused or even executed?

There will be a variety of ‘Fates and fortunes’ family activities running each day.

Pick up your free 'Fortune Teller' paper trail when you arrive for full details.

Young boy looking towards the imperial state crown in the Crown Jewels exhibition
Things to see Highlights

Prepare to be dazzled by this breathtaking, world famous collection of 23,578 gemstones at the Tower of London.

Open daily

Tower of London

Allow one hour

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Visitors at the Tower of London
Families

Your adventure awaits! Explore the Tower of London together with one of our activity trails or try a digital mission.

Available daily

Tower of London

Included in palace admission (members go free)

A medieval character in red emerges from the structure of the Tower of London
Families

Meet characters from the Tower of London's history, complete challenges and win badges on your digital mission.

Daily

Tower of London

Included in palace admission (members go free)