About Tower of London, UK
On the north bank of the River Thames, in central London, amazing historical monument found its tranquil place.
Known as the Tower of London, this fortress is a complex of buildings encircled with massive defensive walls and a moat which over 1000 years are part of the British history. The Tower of London was founded by William the Conqueror and played very important role in the life of medieval London, being a fortress, a royal palace, prison for royal and high status prisoners. But it is not the whole list. A treasury, armor, the Royal Mint and even a zoo were placed here. Apart form it you will see legendary ravens which guard the Tower and the kingdom, and breathtaking Crown Jewels which are priceless symbols of British monarchy indeed. The collection of Jewel House also consists of the world’s most famous diamonds Cullinan I and the notorious Koh-i-Noor. Explore the legends that make a visit to The Tower a fantastic day out.