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Visiting the Tower of London is a great experience for any tourist. The building is steeped in history and offers many great tours for kids. It is also home to some fantastic exhibits and crown jewels.

Crown Jewels

Whether you are visiting London for the first time or you've been there many times before, there are a few tips to remember when it comes to visiting the Tower of London and Crown Jewels. These tips will help you make the most of your time.

The crown is one of the most important symbols of the British monarchy. It is an ancient and powerful symbol that carries great cultural, religious, and symbolic significance. The Crown Jewels are stored in the Tower of London and represent the sovereignty of the monarch. The Crown Jewels have been displayed at the Tower of London since 1661. They include the current and past crowns of the British monarchs, as well as spurs, swords, gold plate, robes, and other ceremonial objects.


Located in the heart of London, the Tower of London is a historic fortress. It was built between the 11th and 19th century. The building has a number of attractions that are open to visitors. You can learn about the history of the castle in a number of guided tours.

The Crown Jewels of the United Kingdom are the most famous exhibits at the Tower of London. The Crown Jewels include present and past crowns, as well as scepters, swords, spurs, orbs and gold plate. They have been on display since the mid-1660s. They are currently the only set of royal regalia that is still in active use.

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Getting there by tube or boat

Getting there by tube or boat is a great way to experience the cosmopolitan city of London. But, before you hit the water, be sure to do your research. This will allow you to make a safe and enjoyable trip. Here are some tips to help you along.

First, get a tube or boat of the appropriate size. You'll want to avoid pulling too many tubes at once. You'll also want to be mentally prepared to tackle the task. The right equipment will make the job a lot easier.

Before jumping into the water, be sure to wear a life jacket. These will prevent you from drowning. Having a designated spotter is important. They can relay messages to you and the skipper. You'll also need to know the hand signals for the tube.

Tours for kids

Whether you're an experienced traveler or a first time visitor, there are many fun things to do at the Tower of London. These include the Royal Armouries, the Crown Jewels, and the White Tower. There are also family activities to enjoy. You can even go on a Tower of London tour.

The 'Tower of London' was originally a fortress. In the Middle Ages, it served as a prison for the enemies of various kings. In the modern day, the Crown Jewels are the most powerful symbol of the British monarchy. It is a symbol that the Queen still uses.

The first walls around London were erected by William the Conqueror in 1066. The moat used to be full of carcasses and rats.

Getting there on a weekday

Getting there on a weekday when visiting the Tower of London is not hard. This iconic building is located next to the City of London and is easily accessible via Tower Bridge. There are also many ways to get here, including by train, bus or on foot.

There are several attractions in the Tower of London, including the Crown Jewels. There are also tours, exhibitions and shops. The best time to visit the Tower of London is first thing in the morning.

The Tower of London is a large medieval building that consists of thirteen towers. The inner curtain wall was built during the reign of Henry the III in the 13th century. The outer ward is located between the two main sets of walls.

Tower Bridge

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Visiting the Tower of London is one of the most popular activities in the city. The UNESCO World Heritage site is located in the borough of Tower Hamlets on the north bank of the River Thames. The building is a complex of 13 defensive towers, buildings, and walls.

The Tower of London is home to the Crown Jewels of the United Kingdom. The Crown Jewels are an extensive collection of royal ceremonial objects that have been set in active use since 1660. It is the largest collection of royal regalia in the world.

Visitors can take advantage of a number of free guided tours that include the Tower of London. These tours are offered by the Yeoman Warders, the ceremonial guards of the Tower of London. The tours are 45 minutes long, and they start from the moat in front of the main entrance.

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Taking a guided tour of the Tower of London is an excellent way to experience the history and architecture of the landmark. You'll learn about the many facets of this historic place, including the role it played in the armed forces. You'll also get to see some of the Crown Jewels, which are dazzling diamond-encrusted masterpieces.

You can book tickets to the Tower of London online or purchase them on the day. Both options save time and allow you to skip the ticket office line. The price of a stand-alone admission ticket is generally less expensive than the cost of a guided tour.

The Tower of London is a major attraction in London. This iconic landmark is one of the city's most visited attractions, so it's important to plan ahead. It's possible to visit the Tower of London during peak times, such as school holidays, but you may find that the prices are higher. If you're on a tight budget, you can take advantage of the discounts available on the London Tourist Pass.

If you are visiting the Tower of London as part of a larger trip, consider booking a multi-venue tour. These tours are a great option for those with limited time in the city.

You can also opt to take an audio tour of the Tower of London. This is the most economical option. You'll spend a few pounds more than the price of a stand-alone ticket, but it is a great way to make the most of your time in the castle. After you pass through the security checkpoint, you'll have the opportunity to listen to an audio guide.

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