Step inside this faithful recreation of William Shakespeare’s iconic open-air Globe Theatre
A guided tour inside the reconstructed theatre with traditional Elizabethan interior
Expert guides will immerse you in Elizabethan drama
Learn about the tumultuous history of the theatre
Guided Tours departs every hour.
Thursday to Sunday: 10am - 4pm
Wednesday to Sunday: 10am – 4pm
Wednesday to Saturday: 10am -12pm
Sunday: 10am – 4pm
Wednesday to Saturday: 10am – 12pm
Sunday: 10am – 4pm
May 2022 to August 2022
Monday: 10am- 4pm
Tuesday- Saturday: 10am -12pm
September to December 2022:
To be confirmed.
Guided Tours will be closed 23rd to 26th of December.
For groups of 15 people or more please contact our Groups Department (firstname.lastname@example.org) directly for a reduced rate.
The Globe is a working theatre so occasionally tours will not be able to take place due to rehearsals/performances/events that won’t be listed on this website.
There is no access to the theatre during matinee performances.
Guided Tours take place in all weathers.
There is no dress code for the tour or the afternoon tea, but we recommend visitors wear appropriate clothing and footwear as tours take place outdoors.
From the 29th of November till the 30th of December 2021 a festive afternoon tea experience will be offered instead.
Address: Globe, 21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, London SE1 9DT
Nearest Train Station:
Blackfriars or London Bridge (10 minute walk)
Nearest Underground: Blackfriars, Mansion House, London Bridge (10 minute walk)
Southwark & St Paul’s (15 minute walk)
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What's Included ?
A beautiful tiered traditional British afternoon tea served on bespoke crockery.
A selection of sandwiches, scones, clotted cream and jam and sweets, treats, pastries and other delicious bites.
A range of black, green, white and herbal teas for you to choose from.
Your afternoon tea experience will start one hour after the guided tour.
Tuesday to Saturday : Guided Tour at 12pm, Afternoon tea at 1pm
Sunday : Guided Tour at 11am, Afternoon tea at 12pm
23rd to 26th of December
31st of December