St. John's Chapel, Tower of London (Norman--11th C.)

Facts About the Tower of London (with Photos)

This version of the Imperial State Crown was worn by George V and is now housed in the Tower of London.<br />

Tower of London: Facts & History

The Imperial State Crown of Great Britain, Tower of London. It incorporates the "Black Prince's Ruby", a 140 ct. This image of the crown was taken prior to the 1953 coronation, when the crown was modified for Queen Elizabeth II

FASCINATING FACTS: 16 Facts About The Tower Of London

Visit the Tower of London, find out about Tower of London tickets and Tower of London opening times

WTF Facts : funny, interesting & weird facts — Ravens at the Tower of London - WTF fun facts

WTF Facts : funny, interesting & weird facts — Ravens at the Tower of London - WTF fun facts

The much haunted Tower of London...definite bucket list location. :)

The Tower of London consists of numerous towers built over the course of centuries. The White Tower, in the center, dates to the century.

Keys and lantern used to lock the Tower of London each night ~ Known as The Ceremony of the Keys it takes place every night at the Tower of London, and has done so since the 14th century. Read about it at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ceremony_of_the_Keys

Ceremonial Keys and Lantern used to lock the Tower of London each night.

13 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets From the Ravenmaster at the Tower of London

13 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets From the Ravenmaster at the Tower of London

The building of Tower Bridge

Lost Photographs of Tower Bridge

A group of captive Common Ravens live in the Tower. of London.The group comprises at least seven individuals (six required, with a seventh in reserve). The presence of the ravens is traditionally believed to protect the Crown and the Tower; a superstition holds that "If the Tower of London ravens are lost or fly away, the Crown will fall and Britain with it."

The Truth Behind the Legend of the Tower of London Ravens

Two of the captive Common Ravens which live in the Tower of London. Tradition states, "If the Tower of London ravens are lost or fly away, the Crown will fall and Britain with it.

A fascinating infographic about the ceramic poppies at the Tower of London - remembering 100 years.

We've put together some facts about the poppy installation at the Tower of London. Plus we're offering you the chance to win your own poppy!

Tower of London: Anne Boleyn's needlework. Interesting fact that Henry VIII said his ex-wife Catherine of Aragon sewed better than Anne did and comparing to her Anne did not know how to sew. If is so than how high was the level of Catherine's art, I wonder?

Tower of London: Anne Boleyn's needlework An example of the stitchwork produced by one of the Tower's most famous temporary residents.

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