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Tower of London

| Tower Hill, London EC3N 4AB, England
+44 20 3166 6000
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One of London's most famous landmarks, the historic Tower houses the Crown Jewels, the prison cell of Sir Walter Raleigh, known as the Bloody Tower, and the Chapel of St. John and the Royal Armories.
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Tower Hill, London EC3N 4AB, England
City of London
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+44 20 3166 6000
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lots of interesting history here, the Boleyn’s, King Henry, the Crown Jewels, definitely worth joining a beef eaters tour!

Thank Peita R
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Reviewed yesterday

The Tower of London is not recognized as high as other London sights like Big Ben or Buckingham Palace. Situated further along the Thames near Tower Bridge, St Paul's Cathedral, The Shard and many more, the Tower of London is a must-see for those who...More

Thank Andrew T
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Reviewed yesterday

My tween enjoyed this as much as her parents! Arrive early and head to see the Crown Jewels first if you want to see them. The line for this one attraction really builds quickly. The Beefeater tour was very informative. The cafe offers fairly priced,...More

Thank Jennifer M
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The tower of London is one the greatest and wonderful holiday destination of the world, which is located on the river of Thames,the heart of london.every year million of Truist from around the world visit the London to see the wonder of world bulid by...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Relay good iconic land mark of London. Crown Jewel was worth waiting in line for 30+min. Those who has knee problem or has walking problem, please take it easy. Some of walk ways are not paved and are up and down. My wife had knee...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The tower if london is a historical place that has a huge ancient castle. It is on of london’s gems. Near to it, the remarkable london bridge. The two places are split by the thames river... on the teo banks, there are lotsof redturants, cafes...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a great time here, it is very big and beautiful! There’s so much to do and learn, here, we spent a view hours here learning about all the history and really enjoyed it. I would recommend getting here early as it can get very...More

Thank Jess E
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Reviewed yesterday

No visit to the U.K. would be complete without going to the Tower of London. The place has such an amazing history having performed the functions of a palace, a castle, a prison, and the site of torture and executions in years gone by. The...More

Thank alanamy69
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went for a day out here as I have done Edinburgh castle and seen the crown, thought why not see our queens. Done all the tourist bits / seen the grounds. Didn’t go and see the crown straight away, wish a did as the que...More

Thank mark b
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Reviewed yesterday

I enjoyed the historical talk given by our Beefeater guide. However, the lines were long to see the Crown Jewels and after that, I was sort of done with my interest. This is a great stop on your visit to London, but it involves a...More

Thank Robinedg
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I always believe in expanding children's horizons, but, truthfully, there are SO MANY tourists crammed everywhere, they may get frightened. And, sadly, many of these tourists have no regard for common courtesy...even with... More
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