Zone 1 (all stations)
An extensive castle beside the River Thames, known as the 'Tower' after the massive White Tower
which was built in 1078. It has played a prominent part in English history, initially as a royal palace
and later as a prison. Once the home of the Royal Mint, today it houses the Crown Jewels.
Refreshment kiosks, cafés and restaurants. Tel. 0844 482 7777.
Open Daily 1000-1630 (1730 Mar-Oct).
Interactive displays explain the history of the Tower Bridge. Victorian engine room.
Impressive views from the walkways. Tel. 020 7403 3761.
Open Daily 1000-1730.
Moored on the Thames, HMS Belfast is Europe's only surviving big gun armoured warship surviving from
the Second World War. There are nine decks to explore, from the Captain's Bridge down to the boiler and
engine rooms below the waterline. Tel. 020 7940 6300.
Open Daily 1000-1800.