The Tower

With unique access behind the walls and locked doors of one of the most famous buildings on earth, this series explores the bloody and dramatic story of the Tower of London.

At the heart of the nation’s history for over 900 years this series takes a closer look at the past and present of this iconic royal building.

Production Information

Broadcaster: Channel 4

TX Date: March 2002

Format: 8 x 60

Useful Links:

Historical Royal Palaces - Tower of London



Executive Producer(s):

Richard Bradley


Sean Pertwee


...a faithful reconstruction..consistently strong

Time Out

As sturdy and affecting as the tower itself