Family Activities

Our family activities are FREE with entry and are available throughout the day. Drop in and join in on the fun. It is open to children of all ages but are particularly appropriate for those aged 6 to 10.

Activities have been designed to be Covid-19 secure with disposable resources as well as increased cleaning and social distancing measures in place.

Boy throws paper aeroplane towards model Tower Bridge, inside the Walkways

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Paper Aeroplanes

Discover the death defying exploits of Frank McClean and others who have flown through Tower Bridge and have a go at making your own paper aeroplane to recreate the stunt! We have a dedicated space for families to have fun and feel safe.

Where: Inside Tower Bridge's East Walkway
When: Saturday 24 – Saturday 31 October
Time: 10am – 4pm

Children practicing semaphore

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Semaphore signals

Before radios and walkie-talkies were invented, Tower Bridge staff communicated with the boats on the river using semaphore. Take part in our family activities on Saturday 21 November where you'll make your own semaphore flags to take home and learn a new way of communicating!

Where: Inside Tower Bridge's East Walkway
When: Saturday 21 November
Time: 10am – 4pm

Family Activity Passes are valid for this day.

Do I need to book?

Family activities are drop-in and included in the price of admission, meaning you can join us at any time between 10am and 4pm. Just make sure to book your visit on one of the days listed above.

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