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Royal Albert Hall guided tour

Availability: Various dates
Duration: 1 hour
Language: English
Printed ticket only
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  • Learn from a knowledgeable and friendly guide
  • Find out about the amazing architecture, rich history and legendary performances
  • See the incredible auditorium and the stunning view from the gallery
  • Exclusive access to the Royal Retiring Room
What to expect

Built in 1871 as memorial to Prince Albert, the Royal Albert Hall is the world's most famous stage. From Wagner to Sinatra, The Beatles to Beyoncé and Muhammad Ali to Winston Churchill, the venue has played host to an unrivalled history of events since it was opened by Queen Victoria herself. The one-hour guided tours offer the inside story of the Royal Albert Hall, taking you on a fascinating journey through its unique history, incredible architecture and unparalleled performances. The knowledgeable and informative guides will take you around this Grade I listed building, taking in the stunning auditorium, the breathtaking view from the gallery and provide exclusive access to the Royal Retiring Room - you may even see artists rehearsing for their evening performance!

Every effort will be made to accommodate individuals on the tours whatever their requirements. All tour routes cover a moderate distance and can involve stairs. However, lifts are available should they be required and all tour routes are accessible to guests who use wheelchairs.

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What's included
  • One-hour grand tour of the Royal Albert Hall - fully guided
  • 10% discount in the Café Bar
  • 10% discount on Merchandise
  • 10% discount in Verdi - Italian Kitchen (open Tuesday - Sunday 12.00pm-9.00pm)
What's not included
  • Food and drinks
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
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  • Children (ages 5-16)
  • Seniors (ages 60+)
  • Students (with valid ID)

Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2AP

Meeting point:

Exchange your voucher for tickets at the box office and wait at the tours meeting point outside Door 12. You may pick up your tickets starting one hour before the tour departure time. Nearest train station: London Victoria. Nearest Underground: High Street Kensington, Knightsbridge and Gloucester Road. All are a ten minute walk to the Hall.

What to remember
  • Your tickets will be held at the Royal Albert hall box office for collection on the day of the tour, no earlier than one hour before allocated tour time
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended, the tour covers a moderate distance
  • The Royal Albert Hall is a working building so the content of the tours may vary and due to events some areas may occasionally be closed
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  • Tour runs various dates and times. See calendar for details
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