Tower Twilight Tours

Discover secrets of the Tower's history with after-hours access.

Discover secrets of the Tower's history with after-hours access.

When

  • Selected Sundays in November 2019 to April 2020
19:00

Ticketing information

Tickets cost £27.50 (£25 for Historic Royal Palaces members)

Separate ticket (advance booking required)

Visit the Tower at night. If you dare...

Yeoman Warders lead exclusive tours of the Tower, taking in some of the gruesome sights and extraordinary stories which make it world famous.

You will have unique after hours access to the UK’s most visited historic attraction. Take in world famous sights such as Traitors’ Gate, the Scaffold Site and outside the Bloody Tower, and be appalled and amazed by tales of prisoners and past residents, of royal gossip and of the secrets kept within these ancient walls.

Upcoming dates

Tours take place on Sundays at 19:00 on the following dates:

  • 3 November 2019 (fully booked)
  • 8 December 2019 (fully booked)
  • 5, 12, 19 and 26 January 2020
  • 2, 9, 16 and 23 February 2020
  • 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 March 2020
  • 5 April 2020

Important information

This is an outdoor tour, over uneven cobbles and up spiral stone staircases, which does not include the Crown Jewels or any of the main towers. Over 12's only.

A Yeoman Warder gives a tour to a group of visitors outside the chapel of St Peter Ad Vincula at the Tower of London
Tours and talks Highlights

Discover captivating stories of pain and passion, treachery and torture on the Yeoman Warder tours at the Tower of London.

Daily

Tower of London

Tours begin every 30 minutes

Included in palace admission (members go free)

A visitor uses the audio guide outside the Jewel House at the Tower of London.
Tours and talks

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Separate ticket

Ice skates silhouetted against the Tower ice rink with Tower in the background
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Tower of London

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Separate ticket (advance booking required)

The Royal Mint - Raven coin

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