Uncovering the history of Tower Bridge


What do you know about Tower Bridge's history?

Throughout these difficult times, the fantastic guides and historians at Tower Bridge have been creating a series of short podcasts exploring the stories of the people, engineering and architecture behind London's defining Landmark.

In the first episode, David Laird, Education and Marketing Officer at Tower Bridge, talks us through the origins and initial designs of Tower Bridge.

In the second installment, discover the man behind the design of Tower Bridge and the various stages of the iconic Bridge's construction.

In the third episode from the series, discover how Tower Bridge is lifted, and some of the people who have worked here in the last 125 years.

In the fourth and final episode, join David Laird to explore some of the amazing stories associated with Tower Bridge.

Listen to the podcasts

black and white vintage image of Tower Bridge