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Step inside history’s most daring conspiracy

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Fri 20 May 2022 - Fri 31 Mar 2023, Various start times Please check booking link for more details

Runtime: 1h 40m


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About The Gunpowder Plot

1605. The fuse of rebellion is lit. The peace of the nation balances on a knife edge. Your mission is to go undercover and unmask the mysterious figures behind history’s most infamous plot. But when you’re surrounded by ‘traitors’ who can you trust? A seamless integration of immersive theatre and virtual reality where live actors, the latest in digital technology and a cavalcade of multi-sensory special effects combine to allow audiences to step back in time to 1605. Here audiences don’t just witness the action, they play an ever-active role in one of the greatest stories in British history. The guests’ mission: go undercover, infiltrate the plotters and become part of history’s most daring conspiracy. The experience has been created in collaboration with Historic Royal Palaces, the independent charity which cares for the Tower of London. Audiences will find themselves in a purpose-designed immersive theatre space in Tower Vaults, a location that was last accessible to the public two decades ago. Tower Vaults are situated alongside the UNESCO World Heritage Tower of London, where much of the prelude to the real Gunpowder Plot took place over 400 years ago. Venue Address: 8-12 Tower Hill Vaults London EC3N 4EE Age Recommendation: 10+