The Gunpowder Plot at Tower Vaults

A shadow figure in a hooded black cloak standing in front of the Tower of London, lit up by red lights on a dark night with a white bonfire in front of him
The Gunpowder Plot immersive experience. Image courtesy of The GingerBread Agency.
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Journey back in time to The Gunpowder Plot of 1605 at this immersive experience in Tower Vaults at Tower of London.


Play your part in The Gunpowder Plot in Tower Vaults at Tower of London, and experience one of the most daring conspiracy plots in British history, with an explosive combination of live action, immersive theatre, virtual reality and special effects.


What is The Gunpowder Plot?


Bring the past to life as you go undercover and infiltrate the conspirators behind the infamous Gunpowder Plot. Be captivated by a multi-sensory, immersive experience staring an impressive cast of actors including Tom Felton (who played Draco Malfoy in the Harry Potter film series) as the legendary Guy Fawkes.


Descend into the vaults near the Tower of London for a thrilling one-hour-and-40-minute adventure filled with suspense, surprises, and sensational special effects. Take a break from hatching your plan to enjoy a 20-minute interval with refreshments in the recreated Duck and Drake pub.


How can I buy tickets?


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Where is the experience?


The experience takes place at 8-12 Tower Vaults, next to the Tower of London. The closest Underground station is Tower Hill.


What age is the experience suitable for?


The experience is suitable for children aged ten and above, and adults. Those aged under 16 will require parental consent via a waiver prior to admission and must be accompanied by an adult.



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Prices and opening times

Child ticket (10-15 years) From £35.00 per ticket
Adult ticket From £45.00 per ticket

Opening Times

The experience is open Wednesday to Sunday.

Wednesday: 12.00 to 6.30pm

Thursday to Friday: 12.00 to 7pm

Saturday: 10.30am to 7pm

Sunday: 12.00 to 5.10pm

Venue Details & Map

The Gunpowder Plot in Tower Vaults at Tower of London

8-12 Tower Hill Terrace

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