Tower Bridge was temporarily closed to visitors for 108 days but our team of guides, historians and educators remained busy creating new blog posts, quizzes and activities to keep you and your family entertained and help you learn about Tower Bridge.
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The People of Tower Bridge
We need your help! Can you help us to identify the men in this picture who worked on Tower Bridge's construction?
Interested in discovering more about Tower Bridge's history?
Our guides, historians and educators have been busy creating a series of short podcasts exploring the stories of the people, engineering and architecture behind London's defining landmark.
Things to read
Deep dive into the history of London's defining landmark with our latest blogs
Have you heard of the Bridge House Estates?
Imagine an organisation that has been around for over 700 years, is responsible for two of the world’s most famous structures and yet is almost unheard of, even in its own city.
The architectural style of Tower Bridge
Tower Bridge is often compared to a fairy-tale castle spanning the Thames next to the ancient Tower of London. But have you ever wondered about the architectural movement that inspired the now iconic design?
Eat like a Victorian
What was it like to live in 1880s and 1890s London? What did they do in their leisure time? What sports did they watch? But, most importantly, what food did they eat?
A range of activities for you to do at home, perfect for creative minds of all ages to enjoy together.
Meet Bella, the Tower Bridge Cat
Bella is a fictional cat who goes on adventures in and around Tower Bridge. Discover the story of 'The Tower Bridge Cat' and get creative with our family-friendly cat-themed activities.
Making the Bridge Sing
Experience our latest exhibition 'Making the Bridge Sing' from the comfort of your home.
This exhibition, which was originally on display inside the Victorian Engine Rooms, explores the imagined sights and sounds experienced by Hannah Griggs, a cook at Tower Bridge between 1911 and 1915, and features artwork by award-winning artist Di Mainstone.
The man behind Tower Bridge
Discover the story of Sir Horace Jones, the lead architect behind Tower Bridge's design.