With nearly 1,000 years of shocking stories and gruesome tales contained within its ancient stone walls, the Tower of London offers a fascinating insight into London’s rich and complex heritage.

Over the course of its existence, this world-famous castle has served as a royal palace, prison, execution chamber, armoury, and even a zoo. Today, the Tower of London is a dedicated UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the city’s premier attractions.

Tower of London - Knight School 2020

From 15-23 February, visitors to the Tower of London can become Knights of the realm at Knight School.

The year is 1471 and the War of the Roses rages on. The Tower of London needs protecting, will you help defend it? Dress as Knights and learn the art of the sword, how to handle amour and even design your own flag!

All activities will be included in admission to the Tower of London. Open 9am-16.30pm, last admission 16.00pm (Tuesday-Saturday) and 10am-16.30pm, last admission 16.00pm (Sunday- Monday). 

Tower of London Highlights

  • See the magnificent Crown Jewels on display, made up of nearly 24,000 gems
  • Enjoy special exhibitions, guided tours from the famous Beefeaters, and live re-enactments of historic moments
  • Explore the towers to discover what imprisonment was like for the upper classes of previous centuries
  • Special tours and activities available for children and families
  • Savings for families - save up to 25% on individual prices with a family ticket
  • Flexibility - Tower of London tickets are open dated and can be used any time on any day

Why Buy From Us?

  • Tickets are valid for one year
  • Savings for families – a family ticket to the Tower of London saves you up to 25% compared to individual prices
  • Purchase your tickets with confidence – we are the official shop of the British Tourist Authority, VisitBritain

This product is sold by VisitBritain and is provided by our supplier, Historic Royal Palaces.