Tower top paid tourist attraction


The Tower of London has been crowned Britain’s most popular paid attraction, with more than two million visits in 2007.

It was followed by St Paul’s Cathedral, which had 1.6 million visitors, and Great Yarmouth Pleasure Beach at 1.4 million on the VisitBritain list.

Overall, the number of visits made to tourist attractions last year grew 3%, with London attractions up 5%. The British Museum gained third place on the free list with 5.4 million visitors.