With this web camera, you can see the famous drawbridge Tower Bridge in London, England. Today it is one of the most famous tourist attractions of the metropolis and symbol of the city.
Bridge stretches for 244 meters, is located in the historical part of the city and connects the banks of the River Thames. His name and gothic appearance, he is obliged to the Tower of London, near which was built in 1894.
The decision to build accepted the British Parliament. According to the project, the bridge was supposed to resemble the Tower from the architectural point of view, as well as serve as a crossing for vehicles and pedestrians, while not hindering the movement of a river.
Curiously, walking between two towers were built gallery at a height of 44 meters, which were originally used at a dilution of the bridge, but since 1982, is an observation deck and museum
Facts about Tower Bridge
The length of the Tower Bridge – 244 meters.
The height of the two support towers – 65 m, the central span between them – 61 m.
The upper gallery is raised to 42 meters above the main bridge.
Museum Hours: April – September: 10:00 – 18:30 October – March: 09:30 – 18:00.
Entrance to the museum: 9 GBP, children from 5 to 15 years: 3,9 GBP, pensioners over 60 and students: 6,3 GBP.
Address: London, Tower Bridge Rd.