Tower Bridge is a perfect day out for the family, with plenty of fun things to do. Every month, we dedicate a whole day to family friendly activities inside Tower Bridge.

Family Activity Days

Family Activity Days take place on the third Saturday of the month and Tuesday’s during school holidays.  

Family App

Family Trails

Download our Family Trail App for free and begin exploring Tower Bridge like never before. Transform your mobile device into a working wrench and tighten the bolts of a shaky engine; shovel coal into the boiler to power the bridge, and much more!  

For our younger visitors and families who want want to enjoy a day of family fun, exploration and imaginative learning without smartphones, we have a Family Trail booklet available on arrival.

Family Activities Pass

Take part in one of our Family Activity Days and you will receive a complimentary 6-month Family Activity Pass. 

This pass allows you and your family to return for FREE to any of our Family Activity Days within six months of your visit. 

When you return, simply bring along your original ticket and your pass, and a form of ID and you can enjoy family activities for free. 

For more information, speak to staff running the family activities on the day of your visit. Terms and conditions apply.


Relaxed Early Openings

Tower Bridge opens early once a month on a Saturday for people with autism and other needs, as well as their siblings, families and carers. 

Families are able to explore the Towers and Engine Rooms in a calm, relaxed atmosphere and also take part in a family craft activity if they wish.  

Download our visual story to help prepare for your visit.


Facilities for Families

A great day out for families requires more than just fun things to do! Below is some information to help your day run smoothly. 

Can we bring our buggy inside?

Tower Bridge is fully accessible for buggies, with lift access to all levels. We do not have a buggy storage area. 

Do you have baby chance facilities?

Baby changing facilities are available in the accessible toilets located in the South Tower and the Engine Rooms.  

Where can I feed my baby?

You are welcome to feed your baby in any area of the Bridge. If you prefer some privacy, please speak to a member of staff who can direct you to one of our quiet rooms. Please note we do not have bottle warming facilities

Do you have a cafe?

We do not have a café but you are welcome to eat and drink your own food inside the attraction. Please do not bring nuts.  

I live locally, do you have anything special for us?

If you live in Southwark, Tower Hamlets or the City of London you are eligible for our reduced entry Community Ticket, costing £1 per person. Click here for more information.  

We are Fantastic for Families!

Tower Bridge has signed up to the Family Arts Standards, meaning you can be sure all our family events are designed for all family members to enjoy together. 

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