St Katharine's & Wapping, Londres EC3N 4AB, Reino Unido
The Tower of London was founded in 1066. You can not miss the collection of the Crown Jewels in your visit to the Tower, a collection of great historical value.
To plan your visit to London, do not hesitate to buy your ticket on our website very simple and fast.
The Tower of London was founded in the year 1066 and is located on the north bank of the River Thames. Officially it is the Royal Palace of the British Royal Family. The Tower is composed of two concentric rings of defensive walls and a pit. Later when Richard the Lionheart, Edward I and Henry III reigned, they extended the castle.
Legend tells that six crows must always guard around the castle; if they disappeared, the Tower and the monarchy would fall. And yes, the crows are still watching the castle today.
If you want to discover the dark past of the Tower of London, we tell you as a curiosity that there were many imprisonments and beheadings there; 22 executions that include three queens and two kings.
The opening time varies with the seasons of the year:
In the summer months, the city receives more visits, so we recommend you go to the museum immediately after opening.
The last admission to the Tower will be 30 minutes before the museum closes.
Tickets to the Tower of London vary depending on:
To be able to enter the Tower of London, you must print the ticket or show it directly from your smartphone in the group box office.
*It is necessary to print the voucher. Cancellations are not possible in this ticket.
Metro: lines District, Circle to Tower Hill.
Bus: 15, 42, 78, 100 o RV1.
The exact location to the Tower of London is St Katharine's & Wapping, London EC3N 4AB, United Kingdom.
Getting there is very simple because it is very well connected. If you want to use public transport:
It is not allowed to use cameras or recording.
You cannot smoke, eat or drink, except in designated areas.
Dogs are not allowed, except guide dogs.
What can you see in the Tower of London?
There are historical exhibitions of the city of London such as Crown Jewels. Here you can see swords, crowns and sceptres of great material, historical and religious value. We recommend you do not miss this exhibition; visitors never miss to see this impressive collection.
Close to the Tower of London you can see: Tower Bridge, HMS Belfast, London City Hall, The Monument and The Shard. You can buy your ticket to these buildings on our website.
We hope you enjoy your trip to London, good trip!