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Address: | Tower Hill, London EC3N 4AB, England
Phone Number: +44 870 756 6060
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
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One of London's most famous landmarks, the historic Tower houses the Crown...

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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Walk in London visiting the best point f interest you will avive to Tower of London. It's a patron historical héritage.

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London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Walk in London visiting the best point f interest you will avive to Tower of London. It's a patron historical héritage.

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41 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Visited on a Saturday during the school holidays as we have Merlin passes to use. Was concerned it might horrifically busy, but was pleasantly surprised. It was very interesting and well presented. The Beefeaters were very approachable, and the historical reenactments really caught the children's attention. Displays were varied and historically very interesting. The 16th century prisoner's graffiti is worth... More 

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La Ciotat, France
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26 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Amazing construction. Took me about 3 to 4 hours to enjoy. The most famous thing is here is the Crowds jewels, but for ME the best was the white tower with Henry VIII's complete body armor, and the scaffold memorial where Anne Boleyn was supposedly executed.

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Thank Gabz P
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I hadn't been here since I was a child. The entry system has changed somewhat since then. Now it's one ticket for everything in the tower. Which is. Much better. It's still an amazing and inspiring place to visit.

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We bought tickets for Tower of London as part of our Big Bus tour - was well worth it! Got an insight into historical London and got to see the Crown Jewels - it's well worth the wait (massive lines). Would recommend this attraction to family and friends.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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33 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The Tower of London is a great attraction and a must see in London. The admission includes a free optional guided tour by a "Beefeater". I would highly recommend taking this tour as it is very informative and entertaining. The Crown Jewels are housed here (no photos allowed in that area) and are a must see as well.

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newton abbot, devon
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43 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The place was busy but is well organised so seeing everything is not a problem. The tour with the beefeater is excellent. The only issue I had was buying cold drinks, not able to find one anywhere. Every bottle of water or coke or Fanta is warm, even in the cafe. Perhaps the chillers are off to save money.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It is what it is ,can be tiring but a castle which was built & added to from 1070 is not showing her age the history of England is there to see,the Crown Jewels,the beefeaters & the Ravens.traitors gate & the bloody tower .man head were taken through the ages & yes you can still be locked up in the... More 

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Sarnia, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

If you aren't aware, this is a castle. Not a tower. Having bought tickets before arriving I was disappointed to see it wasn't a tower at all. The castle itself is interesting if you're into that I would think, but I'm not. The jewels I blew past, just to say I saw them, but not all that impressive to us.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This was my first stop of my London trip. I got there early enough to see the gates open which was pretty cool. Most sites recommend 5 hours to see everything, but I finished in about 2 hours and that was with taking my time. I left just when crowds started to grow. Definitely check out the crown jewels. The... More 

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