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Tower Bridge

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Why locals love it

Alongside tower of London, this is told to many tourists that it is the landmark of London. Tower Bridge is a combined bascule and suspension bridge in London built in 1886–1894 across the river thames by Katherine dock.
The bridge was included in the 2012 Summer Olympics being held in London which held a set of Olympic rings in June 2012.

Why you should visit it

Tower bridge is painted blue and white and is made of up of two bridges which connect at the middle. Watching the bridge rise, allows you to view how ships/boats sail through. The Tower Bridge Exhibition is a display built in the bridge's twin towers, the high-level walkways and the Victorian engine rooms. It uses films, photos and displays.

Special tip

There is an admission fee

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5 Comments

Iconic and interesting
Jan
Local
April 7, 2019
Obviously a must-see in London. I 100% recommend the museum in the Tower Bridge!
Kallie
Traveller
October 30, 2018
beautiful
Naim
Local
October 4, 2018
Start at London Bridge and walk your way around; great view and food. Do the Tower Bridge tour, or not if you don’t like heights!
Catherine
Local
May 2, 2018
Disneylandish... but I walked across it so often that I’m getting used to it !
Fabienne
Local
October 26, 2017

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