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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!

Customer Reviews

Carolyn S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

Great tour, fast track worked amazingly well. Thoroughly enjoyed the guided tour Beefeater Dave was the best

Lisa S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

Great value as there is a lot to see. We joined the tour and learned a lot. So much history in one place. An excellent package and an excellent day!

Dawn D

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

Our Beef Eater was great!

Rebecca P

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

This was one of my favorite tours. Beefeater was hilarious. Can't visit London without touring Tower of London and the Crown Jewels.

lauriesparks1

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

This tour was amazing!

Elizabeth G

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

We learned so much on our tour and loved seeing the crown jewels. It really does take 3 hours to see everything!

tanadeboer

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

Our tour guide, Beefeater Jim, was awesome! He was informative, thorough, and added a great sense of humor. Thank you!

Christina L

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

The Tower of London is a must-see spot in the city - but it's not cheesy or over-touristy. That I can promise. The Yeoman Warders Beefeaters have great personalities and don't mind leading around massive groups of people. Just pick a time to get a tour and go for it. They are informative and interesting and give you a good slice of British history - both royal and bloody. The Beefeater tours are free with your ticket and leave about every half hour. Visit the Crown Jewels as early as possible - the queue was massive after 12 PM! All in all, a fantastic day wandering around the Tour and getting gorgeous views of the Tower Bridge and Shard as well.

Mel

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

It was nice to skip the lines by booking this ahead of time. This is a must-do attraction in London!

sharyn w

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

This tour was amazing!

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