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Tower Bridge

Address
Tower Bridge Rd, London SE1 2UP, United Kingdom
  • Attributes
  • Nearest Station
    Tower Hill, London Bridge Station

Tower Bridge opened in 1894 is one of London’s most iconic attractions. The drawbridge or bascule Bridge is 65 metres tall and raised about a thousand times a year. Inside are exhibitions providing information on the Bridge and its history.

Open: Exhibitions April – September, 10 am – 5:30 pm, October – March, 9:30 am – 5 pm. Closed 24 – 26 December, Opens 10 am on 1 January.

Price: Adult £8.70, Children (aged 5-15) £3.80, Students (with identification) £6.30, Seniors (aged 60 +) £6.30, 2 Adults & 3 Children £24.50, Under 5 Free, Disabled/Carer Free.

Where is Tower Bridge? It is a 5 minute walk from Tower Hill Station in zone 1. Tower Hill serves the Circle, District, DLR, lines.

What is nearby? Tower of London 9 mins, St Katherine Docks 8 mins, The Shard 14 mins, Borough Market 15 mins, Hays Galleria 7 mins.

Did you know? During the London 2012 Olympics opening ceremony 5 Olympic rings were suspended from the Bridge and lit up.