Guided tours for schools (KS2 and KS3)

Explore Tower Bridge's impressive high-level Walkways and magnificent Engine Rooms led by members of our Learning team. A guided tour tailored for KS1 pupils is also available.

Pupils will discover why, how and by whom Tower Bridge was built, and learn how the Victorian engines used to open the Bridge.

Our fantastic Learning team are skilled in encouraging active engagement of all pupils, through enquiry-led approaches to questioning and the use of high-quality props and learning aids.

Key Information

Key Stage: 2 and 3

Timings: 10.30 - 12.00 or 12.30 - 14.00

Capacity: Max 30 pupils.

Curriculum Links: Literacy, History, Geography

Cost:  £120 per class and £10.72 per additional adult outside the required ratio

1 adult free per 10 children

"A fascinating tour. We are looking forward to returning. A hands-on experience that really met our needs"


"Every child enjoyed each activity, but many had a favourite which was evenly spread. They are still talking about the glass floor"



Looking for ways to embed your workshop into your classroom learning? 

Our learning resources contains everything you need to turn your pupils into Tower Bridge experts! Or download our workshop specific pre and post visit activity ideas. 

Learning resources Pre and post visit activities