Visit the Historic Tower of London to Get a True Feel of London’s Past

Visit the Historic Tower of London to Get a True Feel of London’s Past

Are you a tourist in London? Then you should consider the idea of paying a trip to the Tower of London at some point of the other. This is one of the most historic destinations in the city and is basically a sturdy fortress that served as a point of conducting executions for those who were accused of treason in the course of British History and politics. The Tower is open to tourists at all times of the year and is especially crowded on public holidays.
Site of Popular British Executions
The Tower of London served as a destination for the execution of many prominent British personalities. Thomas Moore, Anne Boleyn and the Duke of Monmouth were some of the famous members of English royalty and nobility to have been put to death over here. Their graves are situated at the church located within the premises of the tower.
Best Visited on a Sunday
The best time to visit the Tower of London would be on a Sunday morning. This is when you can avail of a guided tour. Such a tour lasts for an hour or so during which you get to gain a full understanding of the history of this place and of the various chambers in which prisoners were once kept.
Photography Strictly Prohibited
If you want to take photographs then you can do so only on the outside. The interiors of the Tower are well protected from such acts and anyone caught doing so will be heavily penalized.

 

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