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Don’t waste your time in London waiting in queues! Skip the line at the Tower of London and make the most of your tour through this dark and infamous complex. View the remarkable Crown Jewels and visit the White Tower, Traitors’ Gate and Tower Green, where Anne Boleyn met her grisly end. Choose to explore on your own or follow a ‘Beefeater’ guard on a guided walk. An audio tour is also available for an additional fee.

Highlights

  • Entrance ticket to the Tower of London including the Crown Jewels
  • Save time with faster entrance to this iconic London palace-fortress
  • Discover London’s bloody royal past at the White Tower, Traitors’ Gate and Tower Green, where Anne Boleyn was beheaded in 1536
  • View the Crown Jewels, the spectacular, still-used symbols of the British monarchy
  • Visit the Bloody Tower, where the ‘Princes of the Tower’ were murdered; walk along the battlements and see the legendary ravens
  • Enjoy a complimentary Yeoman Warder ‘Beefeater’ tour or audio-guided tour (own expense) on entry
  • Upgrade to a Royal Palaces Pass for faster entrance to the Tower, plus entrance to Hampton Court Palace and Kensington Palace

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What You Can Expect

Tower of London Entrance Ticket Including Crown Jewels and Beefeater Tour

Uncover London's royal past with entrance to the Tower of London

Experience the Tower of London’s long and stormy history. Make your own way to the Tower and enjoy express entry through the group entrance. Once inside, explore independently, take an audio tour (additional fee) or join a 1-hour guided tour led by a Yeoman Warder or ‘Beefeater’. Yeoman-led tours depart every 30 minutes from the Tower entrance. Learn the Tower’s origin story of 1066 and how it evolved from William the Conquerer's stronghold to a royal palace, armory, royal mint, prison and gruesome execution place. 

Pass under the famous ravens that protectively perch near Wakefield Tower and lose yourself in myth and history as you visit the White Tower and its Royal Armories collection, the Bloody Tower and Traitors’ Gate. Hear the tale of Anne Boleyn, Henry VIII's unfortunate second wife, who passed through Traitors’ Gate in 1536 and was quickly tried for adultery and executed. Walk to Tower Gate, the execution site where Boleyn and many others met their fateful ends. 

Despite its chilling reputation, the Tower of London has also been the cradle for the British Crown Jewels since the 14th century. Get a close-up look at this remarkable regalia, the ultimate symbol of the British monarchy and the centerpiece of coronations since 1661. Don’t miss the famous 105.6-carat Koh-i-Noor diamond!

After you've visited the major sites, stroll along the Wall Walk and head into the Medieval Palace to admire the beautifully reconstructed spaces. Take your time soaking up this cornerstone of English history!

Do you want to visit more Royal sites?

Consider the flexible and convenient Royal Palaces Pass. Valid for two years from purchase, this pass offers skip-the-line access to the Tower of London, Hampton Court and Kensington Palace. Explore some of England’s grandest landmarks at your leisure!

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Customer Reviews

Rebecca B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

This was great...definitely a must do while in London. Make sure you allow plenty of time to explore because the Tower is huge! Also make sure you do the Beefeater tour. That was the best part of the visit for us as it gave us so much information on the history of the Tower of London.

christopher a

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Walked right in!

Julian N

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

fine

Janice P

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Our day trip to Tower of London was amazing! Such a great price considering all we were able to see and experience at the Tower. We were there for a full day, had access to all buildings and sights. We were even lucky enough to experience some reenactments of previous battles at the Tower. Unfortunately the group to go with the Beefeaters tour was MASSIVE, so we ended up giving ourselves our own tour and going at our own pace which was just as enjoyable

rglovett United States of ... 

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Very intersting to walk around and explore the Tower of London and get a great view of the Tower Bridge. The Crown Jewels were amazing and a must see!

crigas10

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

Very informed and entertaining tour. Highly recommend to anyone who visits London

Barbara R

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

Great way to bypass the lines

Jennifer P

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

Great tour! Lots of interesting facts and information. At first, I wasn't sure about the Beefeater tour because I had tweens in tow, but it is a definite MUST, they loved it and so did I! Tours are every half hour and lasts only an hour. We headed to Crown Jewels first as I had read a line forms to get in. So amazing! Great views of the Tower of London Bridge from inside and as you exit towards the bridge. My daughter says it was one of her favorite things that she did! Go, and go early!

claire t

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

Loved the history and the beefeater tour. It's smaller than I thought but deco need 3hrs plus to enjoy it.

Rosanna P

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

Highly recommend the Beefeater tour. They are so hilarious ! The tour is engaging and informative.

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