The Tower of London: Small Group Tour with Local Expert Guide
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267 Ratings
Greater London
Join our small group tour of the Tower of London with our local expert guide, James Hart. Discover the fascinating history and stories behind this iconic landmark.
Duration: 3 hours
Cancellation: 1 day learn more
Highlights
  • Tower of London - Palace, fortress, prison and royal residence this amazing UNESCO World Heritage site is an essential part of any visit to London.
    You will hear stories covering 900 years of history and see the Royal Armouries, the Crown Jewels, the Coronation Regalia and the homes of the famous
    Beefeaters
    who live within the Tower’s confines.
What's Included
  • All entrance fees included
What's Not Included
  • Tea and coffee
  • Snacks
Additional Information

Your tour conductor, James Hart, has been leading expeditions for over two decades. Being a certified “Blue Badge” tour guide of London, he possesses an extensive understanding of the Tower of London. He will enrich your visit with numerous tales of its renowned inhabitants and its ferocious past. Whether you’re a family, an individual, a student, or a professional, James customizes the tour to accommodate all your desires and anticipations.

Location
Sundial at the Tower Hill
Tower Hill
Your guide James is wearing a photo ID. The guide will have the tickets at the meeting point. Clients arriving on weekdays from Westminster/Kensington should allow 45 minute journey time. Please arrive ten minutes before the tour begins. The sundial is outside the exit from Tower Hill tube station.
Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

Customer Ratings
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Katie_c
Feb 25, 2024
Great tour - The tour guide was great. Very knowledgeable and professional. It was well worth the money. We got to see where people were beheaded as well as the torture devices, the crown jewels and much much more.
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Cojolly
Feb 25, 2024
James was outstanding! - Our tour guide, James, brought everything we were seeing to life! His knowledge of the history of England and the Tower of London was amazing. Craig-
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Benjamin_e
Feb 24, 2024
Great experience! Highly recommend! - James was the quintessential Englishman and did a fantastic job! He seemed to know everything there was to know and was on a first name basis with many of the Beefeaters.
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Dorothy_h
Feb 19, 2024
Great tour and even better guide! - We very much enjoyed our small group tour. Our guide was James and he was simply the best. He had wealth of knowledge and did a very good job explaining everything. We learned a lot from James and hope to see him again soon!
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Fiona_d
Feb 10, 2024
Great morning tour - Extremely knowledgable guide ,packed full of facts .We had a wonderful morning absorbing all the gruesome details about the Tower of London .
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Jimmie_r
Feb 9, 2024
Great Historical tour. - James was a great tour guide. His knowledge of the history of the Tower of London was very impressive. Highly recommend.
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Dac224
Feb 6, 2024
Walking tour of Tower of London - James was an awesome historian and we enjoyed learning about the history here, albeit gruesome! Enjoyed seeing the crowned jewels and sure got our exercise in with all of the stairs! He did a great job!
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Michael_s
Jan 21, 2024
James was an excellent... - James was an excellent guide - obviously he knew a lot about the tower, but also was a good story teller and very friendly (he seemed to know everyone who worked at the tower)
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Scott_d
Jan 14, 2024
Informative and interesting - James was lovely. There were only two of us so we had all of his attention! He was knowledgeable and may I add, dressed beautifully! We would definitely recommend this tour.
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Keith_j
Jan 10, 2024
Awesome Tour - This tour with local expert James, was awesome! James knows so much history of the Tower of London, and the stories behind the scenes of history. He was welcomed by all the staff at the Tower, and they all said he was the Best! They were right, if you have the opportunity to go on this tour, definitely take it, you won't regret it.
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