London Pass BlogBack to Blog
London attractions: See some of the most talked-about plays at the National Theatre
Published: Monday 27th of May 2013
If you are looking for things to do in London this summer, why not take a trip down to the National Theatre?
The National Theatre is the place to be if you want to see exciting plays and performances in the capital.
With over 1,000 performances by 150 actors - many of them famous - to over 600,000 audience members each year, the theatre is the centre of artistic creativity in the UK.
Current shows which are currently on at the theatre include Children of the Sun, a play by Maxim Gorky, describing the lives of those who lived in Russia during the early 1900s.
The theatre is located close to the South Bank, near the Royal Festival Hall and the Hayward Gallery and tours of the venue are held once every 75 minutes.
Here you can get a close look behind the scenes of some of the city's most talked about plays and learn more about the history of the attraction.
Get free entry to over 55 top London attractions with a London Pass.
Posted by Kevin Smith
Follow The London Pass blog to learn about the latest news with attractions, sights and sightseeing events in the city. As well as useful tips, hints and advice for visitors to the city and how to make the most of your sightseeing time in London. We hope you enjoy…
Thursday 31st of January 2013 Visit the Chelsea Physic Garden, the second oldest botanical garden in Britain.
Thursday 31st of January 2013 The Cartoon Museum is hosting an exhibition that will delight those with an interest in the art form.
Thursday 31st of January 2013 London Canal Museum is one of the most unique museums tourists will come across in the English capital.
Thursday 31st of January 2013 There are plenty of different options when it comes to sightseeing in London.
Thursday 31st of January 2013 People seeking things to do in London could visit the London Motor Museum's impressive collection.
Thursday 31st of January 2013 The Fan Museum offers visitors another way to view the turbulent early 19th century in Europe.
Tuesday 29th of January 2013 The Jewel Tower is one of just two remaining buildings from the medieval palace of Westminster.
Monday 28th of January 2013 Diners on a Bateaux London Restaurant Cruise can enjoy delicious food against a breathtaking backdrop of London attractions.
Sunday 27th of January 2013 People who have always been interested in Jewish culture in Britain should not pass up on the chance to visit London's Jewish Museum.
Saturday 26th of January 2013 The London Guards Museum is a great option for people who want to learn more of the eye-catching soldiers stationed outside Buckingham Palace.
Friday 25th of January 2013 A moving exhibition entitled Fate, Hope & Charity opens today (January 25th) at the Foundling Museum, and will run until May 19th.