Do I need a ticket to visit the Tower of London?
Yes! It is recommended you purchase your tickets ahead of time to avoid lines and secure the entry time slot that works for your schedule. You can purchase tickets on site as well.
Does a Tower of London ticket include the Crown Jewels?
Yes. Your ticket includes The Crown Jewels, The White Tower, the Chapel of St Peter ad Vincula, Battlements, Medieval Palace, Bloody Tower, Torture at the Tower exhibition, Fusiliers Museum and Royal Mint exhibition.
What are the best tours of the Tower of London?
They’re all great, but here are a few of our favorites:
Are tickets included with The Tour Guy tours of the Tower of London?
Yes! All our Tower of London tours include entry to the tower.
What should I wear to the Tower of London?
There is no dress code for the Tower of London, however, be sure to wear comfortable shoes due to the uneven cobblestone throughout the tower. It’s also always a good idea to bring a rain jacket and umbrella.
When should I visit the Tower of London?
March through October is high season. This is when the tower is the busiest and the hours are the longest. If you’re looking for smaller crowds, going in the off-season might be a better choice.
How long should I spend at the Tower of London?
If you’re walking the grounds without a guide, you can expect to spend 3+ hours. This will include waiting to enter attractions and finding your way around.
If you decide to take a tour, your guide will help you make the most of your time in about 2 hours. No lines or maps!
Do tours ever have to wait in line?
Sometimes, yes. Tours to major monuments must go through security which tends to get backed up.
What are the top things to see at the Tower of London?
The Crown Jewels are at the top of the list of things to see at the Tower of London. But there’s so much more to see! Check out our blog post Top 11 Things To See AtThe Tower Of London .
Is a tour of the Tower of London worth it?
Absolutely! Did you know most executioners were drunks and often missed their target? Without a tour, you won’t have a chance to fully understand the gruesome tales and fascinating history of the tower!
We have multiple tours to fit your unique interests and schedules. Check out the blog to compare our most popular Tower of London tours.
Are there good restaurants near the Tower of London?
Of course! All that history will make you hungry. We have a list of our favorite local joints and fine dining spots on the blog. Here are a few you don’t want to miss:
The Authentic Souvlaki
Where should I stay in London?
The difficult part is finding the right neighborhood for you. London is a large city with many neighborhoods that cater to different travelers which is why we created an article on where to stay in London focused on the best neighborhoods.
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