The Gunpowder Plot

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Step inside history’s most daring conspiracy

Journey back in time and experience London as it was in 1605. You’re not just witnessing history, you are living it.

Immerse yourself in the world of The Gunpowder Plot as you join Guy Fawkes, and his co-conspirators as they plot to assassinate King James I. Using a combination of live actors and a digital cast, starring Tom Felton (Draco Malfoy in Harry Potter) as Guy Fawkes, you don't just witness history, you are part of it. When you are faced with a crucial decision, who will you trust?

The Gunpowder Plot features a combination of live theatre and cutting edge digital technology to recreate 1605 London, placing you at the very centre of history's most daring conspiracy. We don't just focus on what you can see at Layered Reality™, we cultivate every aspect of your experience to ignite your senses: from temperature, scent and physical movement to sight, touch and sound.

Times

Fri May 6 - Sun 4 Sep 2022 (Wed - Sun)

Performances from 10:00am to 6:30pm

Your feature length adventure will last around 1hr 40 minutes including a 20 minute interval.

Booking Information

Child ticket can only be purchased with an adult ticket

Good To Know

Food and Drink: Your experience starts the moment you step into The Gunpowder Plot with three themed bars on site. The Gunpowder Plot bar is open to the public so join us for a hot or cold drink or a bite to eat in Tower Vaults at the iconic Tower of London. Ticket holders will descend into the Vaults to The Crown and Barrel where stunning themed cocktails and delicious food can be enjoyed by you and your co-conspirators before or after the experience.

Location

The Gunpowder Plot: 8 - 12 Tower Hill Vaults

8-12 Tower Hill Vaults, Tower Hill, London, EC3N 4EE, United Kingdom

Additional Details & FAQ

Access Information

The experience includes multiple effects which include total darkness, virtual reality, motion simulators, uneven surfaces, confined spaces, air blasts, strobe lighting, pyrotechnics, latex, sudden loud noises, live actors, fog, scent and temperature changes. This combination of effects is designed to immerse guests in the experience and is intended to be impactful.

Faqs

You’re advised to wear comfortable footwear and clothes you can move in as you’ll need to bend down while walking and crawling, squeeze through narrow tunnels and to get through tight spaces. However if you feel unable to participate there are other routes, simply speak to a member of staff on arrival.

How Does It Work

FAQ link: https://gunpowderimmersive.com/help

Suitable For Children

The recommended minimum age is 10yrs. Please note that some scenes are very dark with loud noises, which some children may not enjoy. Children aged 10-15yrs will require written parental consent prior to admission and must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Under 18s must vacate the main bar area by 8pm.

Where Do I Go

8 - 12 Tower Hill Vaults, London, EC3N 4EE

Reviews

4.0(1 review)
  • Lesley C

    Aug 8, 2022

    You really felt you were back in 1605 and all the "actors" played their parts well. We found the VR a bit hit and miss as it was buffering and you didn't really have enough time to adjust the headsets. All in all a Good Experience.

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