The Tower of London is old, very old. The central White Tower was built by William the Conqueror after his invasion of England in 1066. Since 1485, the iconic red and black-uniformed Beefeaters have been guarding the Tower. Also crucial to security ... 

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Tower of London

June 2015

Ed
United States of America

Not as scary today as it must have been then ...

Tower of London

January 2015

Inside the Tower of London

The Traitor's Gate at the Tower of London

December 2014

Learning from the Yeoman about how prisoners entered through the Traitor's Gate after being brought by barge along the Thames and passing under London Bridge. Apparently prisoners arrived kicking and screaming, with and quot;the Yeomen doing kicking and the prisoners the screaming. and quot; LOL

The Execution Site at the Tower of London

December 2014

Learning from the Yeoman about the memorial to those executed at the Tower, including the three English queens, Anne Boleyn (1536), Lady Jane Grey (1554) and Catherine Howard (1542) were beheaded.

Tower of London

July 2014

Tudor residences on the grounds at the Tower of London.

Our Beefeater - Dave

June 2014

At the Tower of London...

Site of beheadings!

July 2013

Memorial of Ann Boleyn, Queen of England and several others beheaded in plaza in Tower of London

Site of Beheadings!

July 2013

Ann Boleyn -Queen of England - beheaded along with several others- memorial in the plaza in the Tower of London

Beefeater Residence

July 2013

Tower of London - home to the Crown Jewels . Actual residence of London's Beefeaters!

Tower of London

July 2013

Where the guards live.

Tower of London

July 2013

Inside the tower grounds

Tower of London

July 2013

See the crown jewels of the reigning Queen and from the past.

Tower of London

July 2013

A traditional ceremony of the keys to open the tower.

RIver Tour

June 2013

The tour group at the Tower of London

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