When did the tower of london open to tourism?

Answer Although the Tower of London had wealthy sightseers as early as the late 1500s, it wasn't until the late 1830s that the Tower was made accessible to everyone. In 1838, a ticket office opened where ... Read More »

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What London landmark did Queen Elizabeth II open up to tourism in 1993?

In 1993, Queen Elizabeth II opened Buckingham Palace to the public. When the Queen leaves the royal apartments for Scotland in August and September, visitors can tour the palace and see the collect... Read More »

Tourism Industry in London?

Great Britain's national tourism agency, VisitBritain, estimates 29.9 overseas visitors to the U.K. in 2009, drawn by the attractions of Big Ben, the River Thames and the historical charm of London.

Travel & Tourism Foundation Degree Courses in London?

A holiday representative at a sunny resort, a tourism officer in a major city or a travel agent organizing vacations for holidaymakers are all exciting careers in the vibrant travel and tourism ind... Read More »

What was the Tower of London?

The Tower of London is famous as a royal prison where two of Henry VIII’s wives were incarcerated along with Sir Thomas More and future Queen Elizabeth I. The Tower hosted many other famous pris... Read More »