Guided tour inside the Royal Albert Hall

Address:
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, Kensington, London 51.501267 -0.177541
Dates & Time:
Every day (tours may be cancelled on show days)
Usually every 30 mins from 10 AM to 4 PM
Running time:
Approx 1 hour
Tickets & Cost:
Adult £12.25; Senior £10.25; Child £5.25
Not recommended for under-7s. Under-5s are not allowed during Proms season (mid-July to mid-September)
See royalalberthall.com for more information
Telephone:
The contact number for Royal Albert Hall is +44 (0) 845 401 5045
Parking:
If you’re driving to London here are some car parks near Royal Albert Hall
Minicabs:
Book a minicab near Royal Albert Hall
Buses:
The following bus routes go near Royal Albert Hall: 9, 10, 52, 70, 360, 452
London bus fares 2016
Trains:
The best London underground train station to visit Royal Albert Hall is South Kensington
London train fares 2016
Disclaimer: London Drum has no association with Royal Albert Hall. Whilst we make every effort to ensure the event information is accurate, classical music recitals in London are sometimes cancelled or amended without us being notified. You should always reconfirm the classical music event with Royal Albert Hall before making plans

Read The London Craig blog> Read Craig’s review  I’ve tried this event myself. Check out my London blog for a full review, with photos.  Feel free to ask me a question about this event

Royal Albert Hall tickets available from  Ticketmaster.co.uk

Have a guided tour of the Royal Albert Hall and see inside one of world's most prestigious entertainment venues as it prepares for the evening's performance.

As you learn about its history, you will walk along the corridors and some of the best rooms, before getting taken inside a box for a fantastic view of the auditorium itself. You will also see the Queen's private suite, the Royal Retiring Room, and the standing gallery that runs around the top of the hall.

Craig has been on this tour himself, and quite enjoyed it. Have a read of the review on his London blog before you go, to get a feeling of what it's like. You might also like to read his review of a Proms concert. During the Proms season (mid-July to mid-September), we also maintain a special page of Proms concerts (when it's close to Proms season).

Note: There is a maximum of 20 people per tour, and under-7s are not recommended. Under-5s are not allowed during Proms season.

More events:
Royal Albert Hall events in London

 

Have you got a review?  Or a question about this event?

Got a question?
Talk about Guided tour inside the Royal Albert Hall

 

If you enjoy classical concerts at Royal Albert Hall, then here are some other events you might like…

Tosca at Royal Albert HallTosca at Royal Albert Hall – 3rd, 8th, 12th, 14th, 20th, 22nd, 25th October, 22nd, 24th, 26th, 29th November, 1st and 3rd December 2016The London Coliseum is putting on a production of Puccini's "Tosca", a story full of love, lust, murder and political intrigue.

Amadeus at Royal Albert HallAmadeus at Royal Albert Hall – 19th October 2016 to 31st December 2016The National Theatre will be putting on a production of "Amadeus", which tells the story of the young composer Mozart.

Les Contes D Hoffmann at Royal Albert HallLes Contes D Hoffmann at Royal Albert Hall – 7th, 11th, 15th, 18th, 21st, 24th, 28th November and 3rd December 2016The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Offenbach's operatic swansong "The Tales of Hoffmann".

Manon Lescaut at Royal Albert HallManon Lescaut at Royal Albert Hall – 22nd, 26th, 29th November, 2nd, 5th, 9th and 12th December 2016The Royal Opera House will putting a production of Jonathan Kent's version of Puccini's "Manon Lescaut".

Nutcracker at Royal Albert HallNutcracker at Royal Albert Hall – 23rd November 2016 to 12th January 2017Watch the Royal Ballet performing Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker" over Christmas, at the Royal Opera House.

Il Trovatore at Royal Albert HallIl Trovatore at Royal Albert Hall – 1st, 4th, 7th, 10th, 13th, 16th December 2016, 26th, 28th, 31st January, 3rd, 6th and 9th February 2017The Royal Opera House will be putting on a production of Verdi's "Il trovatore", which includes the famous "Anvil Chorus".

Lunchtime concerts at St. Martin-in-the-Fields – 2nd, 5th, 6th, 9th, 12th, 13th, 16th, 19th, 20th, 23rd, 27th and 30th December 2016St Martin-in-the-Fields in Trafalgar Square usually puts on a free classical music recitals a couple of times each week.

Family Christmas concert, with sing-a-long carols – 3rd December 2016Bring your kids to St Martin-in-the-Fields for a concert of singalong Christmas carols and seasonal classical music.

Champions Tennis in LondonChampions Tennis, at Royal Albert Hall – 30th November to 4th December 2016See some of the biggest names in tennis history compete at the Champions Tennis tournament at the Royal Albert Hall.

If you like Royal Albert Hall, then you might also like…

> Cadogan Hall events If you like the Royal Albert Hall then you might like these events at London’s Cadogan Hall as well
> London Coliseum events If you can’t find any events at the Royal Albert Hall then maybe you can try the London Coliseum in London
> Royal Opera House events If you like this event at the Royal Albert Hall then try our guide to events at the Royal Opera House in London
 

Have you seen our London eBook?

500 pages packed with money saving tips, reviews, photos and street maps

Honest reviews of London’s most popular attractions and landmarks

Example itineraries – two weeks of ideas, including one week for kids

Insider tips – look inside Hampton Court, Westminster Abbey and St Paul’s for free

Bus and train fares – a detailed guide to the buses, trains, Oyster cards and fares

Available to buy from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Blackwell’s, Waterstones and more

Copyright © 2016 London Drum. All rights reserved · Contact London Drum · Privacy policy / Terms of use / Cookies

By category

By day

By month

By venue

Find events

Custom dates

London Pass

Save some money with London Pass Cheap entry into London attractions

London Pass

Learn more about London Pass

> Save moneyFree or discounted entry into top attractions

> Save timeJump the longest queues with Fast Track entry

Oyster card

Get an Oyster for the cheapest fares The easiest way to travel in London

Oyster card

Buy Oyster Cards Buy travelcardsBuy an Oyster card

> Save moneyGet the cheapest fares on London transport

> Easy to usePay as you go credit on the buses, boats and underground trains

London blog

Read our review:
Handel & Hendrix in London

Handel and Jimi Hendrix. Imagine having to live next door to those two -- you'd have Handel blasting his music at you by… more

Read our review:
Hay's Galleria

The most interesting thing about Hay's Galleria is what you can no longer see: the dock. It's just a posh shopping arcad… more

Read our review:
London Film Museum

They need to rename the London Film Museum because the only film it covers is James Bond. The first time I came here I t… more

Cheap tickets

Buy theatre tickets