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The Tower of London


Tourist Attractions in London

One of the most important tourist attractions in London is the Tower of London.

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Her Majesty's Royal Palace and Fortress, more commonly known as the Tower of London, is a historic castle on the north bank of the River Thames in central London, England. It lies within the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, separated from the eastern edge of the City of London by the open space known as Tower Hill. It was founded towards the end of 1066 as part of the Norman Conquest of England.

The Tower of London has played a prominent role in English history. It was besieged several times and controlling it has been important to controlling the country.

Source: Wikipedia

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