Tower of London ice rink

Skate London's most dramatic ice rink

Skate London's most dramatic ice rink


  • 16 November 2019 to 5 January 2020 (excluding Christmas Day)
10:00-21:00 (11:00 on weekdays)

Ticketing information

Ticket includes 45 minutes on the ice rink and skate hire.

Adult/teen (13+): from £15
Child (3-12): £10.50
Family (1 adult + 3 children or 2 adults + 2 children): from £45
Skate Aid (must be booked in advance): £5

Please note, the ice rink is not included in Tower admission.

Please see the Tower of London ice rink website for full opening times.

Separate ticket (advance booking required)

Take in the magical ambience of the fortress beside the Thames at the famous Tower of London ice rink this Christmas — a unique and unforgettable setting, day or night.

In the evenings the Tower walls are bathed in light, adding to the drama. For history with a modern twist, there's no better location.

Delicious winter treats

Enjoy a hot drink or sweet treat while you soak up the festive atmosphere at the heated Ice Rink Café Bar. Everyone is welcome in this relaxing, festive spot, whether you're a skater or a spectator.

The Ice Rink Café Bar is open 10:30-21:30 from 22 November 2019 to 5 January 2020 (excluding Christmas Day). 

Important information

We recommend that you arrive 30 minutes before your session to get ready to take to the ice.

For parking, public transport recommendations and other general information relating to the Tower, please visit our getting here pages.

A Yeoman Warder stands outside the White Tower during a Twilight Tour or the Tower.
Tours and talks

Dare you visit the Tower at night and take one of our Twilight Tours? Discover secrets of the Tower's history with after-hours access.

Selected Sundays in November 2019 to April 2020

Tower of London


Separate ticket (advance booking required)

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)

Exterior view of the White Tower and the lawn taken from the south by the Wakefield Tower
Families Things to see

Shoot arrows, assemble firearms and brandish a sword in this exciting, hands-on experience in the White Tower.

Open daily

Tower of London

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Lifestyle setting:  Chapel Royal glass tree decoration set of 3, Tudor Rose glass bauble, Henry VIII & wives tree decorations set, Tudor Rose tree decoration, Chapel Royal porcelain bauble.

Shop Christmas tree decorations

Browse through our beautiful range of Christmas decorations, ornaments and baubles.

From £4.99

Gleaming barware

Shop Barware

Explore barware inspired by our Historic Royal Palaces. From pewter goblets and royal bottle openers to vintage style bar globes, these historical bar accessories make the perfect gift.

From £12.99

Lifestyle:  Swarovski pearl and amethyst silver crown brooch (30169174).  Swarovski pearl silver crown brooch (30169174) embellished with Swarovski pearls and crystals.

Shop crown jewels gifts

The Crown Jewels reside at the Tower of London and are worn by British kings and queens on their coronations and royal occasions. Our magnificent Crown Jewels collection make the perfect souvenir.

From £9.99