Come on our virtual tour of the tower, from top to bottom!
The royal standard flies from the tower only on Royal visits! This is 25 February 2011, when Prince William and Kate Middleton visited. Listen on the BBC.
Wooden steps leading right up into the spire top
The bells hang at rest in the bell chamber. Left to right, 3 (Elizabeth), 2 (Agnes), and 1 (Annie).
There are wooden steps down the tower...
The pendulum for the tower clock.
Stone steps between the bell chamber and the ringing chamber.
Inside the ringing chamber - where it all happens, a long way down from the bells!
There are stone steps up to the ringing chamber.
Up behind the organ...
The tower door.
The entrance through St Salvator’s quad.
Website by Simon Chadwick