Kensington Palace, a palace of secret stories and public lives has been influenced by generations of royal woman. Experience life as a 17th and 18th century royal courtier whilst making your way through the magnificent King’s and Queen’s State Apartments adorned with magnificent paintings from the Royal Collection. Victoria Revealed, set within the rooms Victoria lived as a child, this exhibition explores her life and reign as wife, mother, Queen and Empress.
Tower of London
Discounted tickets for the Tower of London include entrance to The Tower, the Crown Jewels and White Tower
The Tower of London has been an integral part of British Royal history for nearly 1,000 years and is classified as a World Heritage Site. Only at the Tower can you marvel at the breathtaking crown jewels, stand on the execution site of three English Queens and hear the myths & legends that make the visit to the tower 'a day to die for'.
Included in your Tower of London ticket:
• Fit for a King Exhibition
• The White Tower
• The Crown Jewels
• The Yeoman Warder tours
• The Royal Beasts
• The Prisoners Exhibition
• The Ravens
• The Tower Green
• The Medieval Palace
• And much more....
Kensington Palace unveils a palace of secret stories and public lives following a £12m major project to create a palace for everyone.
Visitors to Kensington Palace arrive through newly landscaped gardens and entrance hall to journey through the magnificent Kings and Queen’s State Apartments as a courtier. Filled with stories of two royal courts; the House of Stuart and the House of Hanover 1698 -1714, your success will depend on who you know, how you behave and how you dress. The rewards are great, but there are pitfalls along the way!
Victoria Revealed, an exciting new permanent exhibition set within the rooms Victoria grew up in as a child, explores her life and reign through her own words. Imagine how she felt at just 17 years old on her first day as Queen at Kensington Palace, discover her romantic side through letters and gifts exchanged with Prince Albert and take a peep at moments of family life with her children.
In addition, Diana, glimpses of a modern princess is a small, yet elegant and evocative new display of dresses worn by the princess that includes items which have never before been exhibited in the UK. This display is open from 26 March until 02 September 2012.
Tower of London
One of the most famous buildings in the world, the Tower of London was constructed in the 11th century - almost a 1,000 years ago and has been witness to countless significant events in the development of Britain's now democratic monarchy.
During your tour of the Tower of London you will meet the magnificent Yeoman Warders or 'Beefeaters', clad as they were in Tudor times, hear the legend of the ravens and spine chilling tales from the Tower's long history. See the infamous Bloody Tower where the Princes were murdered, Beauchamp Tower where visitors can read carved inscriptions of past prisoners and Traitors Gate where those unlucky enough not to survive imprisonment had their heads impaled - and much more.
We sell at less than the gate price, which gives you access to all the Towers and Attractions, as well as the unique Gift Shops, the historic New Armouries Restaurant, Tower Cafe and Kiosk. Your Tower ticket also includes entry to the Crown Jewels.
Things to do and See at the Tower of London:
Fit for a King Exhibition
This exhibition covers five hundred years of spectacular royal armour. It provides a wonderful insight into the personalities, power and physical size that England’s Kings have possessed.
Entry to the Fit for a King Exhibition is included in the Tower of London ticket price
The White Tower
Currently hosting the Power House exhibition, about the various national institutions founded at the Tower of London, the White Tower is recognised as one of the most important historic buildings in the world. It has become an iconic symbol for Britain and London and is a must do on any trip to the Tower of London.
Entry to The White Tower is included in the Tower of London ticket price.
The Crown Jewels
The Jewel house at the Tower of London houses the world famous Crown Jewels. 23,578 precious stones and gems make up the Crown Jewels and include the world’s most famous diamond ‘ The Great Star of Africa’.
Entry to The Crown Jewels is included in the Tower of London ticket price.
The Yeoman Warder tours
The Yeoman Warders, also known as beefeaters, are the public face of the Tower of London. As well as guarding the Tower and Crown Jewels they also provide tours for visitor where they regale you with tales from the Tower.
Yeoman Warder Tours are included in the Tower of London Ticket Price
The Royal Beasts
The last thing you’d expect to see at the Tower of London would be Lions, Tigers, Elephants and Polar Bears, but for over 600 years the Royal Menagerie played host to these and many more. Discover their extraordinary stories and what life was like for them at the tower.
Entry to The Royal Menagerie is included in the Tower of London ticket price.
The Prisoners Exhibition
Aside from the Crown Jewels the Tower of London is probably best known for being a prison. Prisoners have been at the Tower almost since it was built and the new interactive displays in the Prisoners exhibition help children and adults explore their stories.
Entry to The Prisoners Exhibition is included in the Tower of London ticket price.
‘the kingdom and the Tower will fall if the six ravens ever leave the Tower of London’, well according to legend anyway. Whether this is true or not the ravens have become on of the Tower’s most famous sites, just make sure you see at least 6 when you visit!
The Tower Green
Believe it or not being executed inside the Tower of London was considered a privilege for those of high rank. The Tower Green contains a permanent memorial for those ‘lucky’ enough to be executed there.
The Medieval Palace
Being the oldest part of the Tower of London, the Medieval Palace contains amazing interiors that you won’t see anywhere else. here you can experience what life might have been like in a luxurious medieval household.
Entry to The Medieval Palace is included in the Tower of London ticket price.
Dates & Times
Kensington Palace Opening Times:
Mar - Oct:
10.00 - 18.00 (last entry 17.00)
Nov - Feb:
10.00 - 17.00 (last entry 16.00)
Tower of London Opening Times:
01 Mar - 31 Oct
|Tue - Sat
||09.00 - 17.30
|Sun - Mon
||10.00 - 17.30
(Last entry 17.00)
1 Nov - 29 Feb
|Tue - Sat
||09.00 - 16.30
|Sun - Mon
||10.00 - 16.30
(Last entry 16.00)
We recommend that you allow 2-3 hours for your visit to the Tower.
The Tower is closed 24-26 December and 1 January (inclusive).
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