Part of the original Palace of Westminster. Standing just opposite the Houses of Parliament, this originally moated medieval tower is one of only two surviving remnants of the great Royal Palace of Westminster. Built in c.1365 by Edward III, it guarded the 'King's Privy Wardrobe', a treasury of personal royal valuables and rich robes. The interior displays a fine 14thC ribbed vaulted ceiling, and now houses 'Parliament, Past and Present', a fascinating exhibition about the development of British government through history.
Prices and Opening Times
|Child Ticket||£2.80 to £3.10 per ticket|
|Concession Ticket||£4.20 to £4.70 per ticket|
|Adult Ticket||£4.70 to £5.20 per ticket|
English Heritage members gain free entry.
Gain discounted entry by purchasing an English Heritage Overseas Visitor's Pass. Please check the website for more details.
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Open every day. April - October 10:00 - 17:00. November - March 10:00 - 14:00. Closed: 24 -26 December & 1 January .
Venue Details & Map
Abingdon Street, WestminsterLondonSW1P 3JY
- +44 (0)20 7222 2219
- Public transport:
- Opposite to the south end of the Houses of Parliament. 3/4 mile from Victoria Station.