Tower of London
Historic Royal Palaces
Essential information for visiting the Tower safely
Updated 2 July. Following government guidance, the Tower of London will be re-opening from 10 July.
Please read our visit information
Safely explore the Tower using our one way route.
Ticket prices for visits 10 July - 9 August (excl donation):
From 10 July
Last admission: 17:00
Please check for information on closures and notices.
Tower of London, London, EC3N 4AB
Information on travel disruption
We offer all the essential facilities and a few you may not expect, including advice and tips for a perfect day out.
The Tower of London is an historic site with uneven, worn and sometimes slippery surfaces. Please take care when walking and wear appropriate footwear.
We do everything we can to ensure visitors with disabilities enjoy the full palace experience.
Dedicated facilities, tours and wheelchair hire are available. There are also concession tickets, with free entry for carers. Download an accessibility guide for more information.
Whether you just want a snack or fancy a sit down meal, there are four options to suit your taste.
The Wharf Kiosk: Snack by the river
Shop for gifts and souvenirs inspired by this famous royal residence and its iconic Yeoman Warders.
Our shops offer everything from souvenirs and gifts, to fine jewellery. You can also shop online and non-EU residents can buy tax-free.
There are special offers and discounts for groups of 15 people or more.
We offer reduced admission for group bookings if you head to the Group Tickets office. Meal deals and discounts on Tower audio guides are also available (subject to availability).
We offer everything you need for the perfect educational visit.
Spaces are limited so book in advance.
You can include special sessions and workshops designed for pupils of all ages. Discounted entry for groups of 15 or more, on-site supervision and meal deals are also available.
Can't find what you're looking for? Find information on military discount, lost property and more.
Enjoy delicious cakes, sandwiches and drinks from our Wharf cafe.
Prepare to be dazzled by this breathtaking, world famous collection of 23,578 gemstones at the Tower of London.
Open from 10 July
Tower of London
Allow one hour
Included in palace admission (members go free)
Marvel at the historic armour of Henry VIII, Charles I and James II in the Line of Kings at the White Tower.
Meet the famous ravens at the Tower of London and discover why they are known as the guardians of the Tower.