One of London's most iconic buildings, The Royal Albert Hall has withstood the test of time and remains one of the world's most exciting performance venues. Discover this Grade I Historical Building for yourself!

Opened in 1871 the Royal Albert Hall London is one of the capital’s most prestigious historic buildings and tourist attractions. It has been the scene of over 150,000 performances including the celebrated BBC Proms.

Join the Hall’s enthusiastic, friendly and engaging tour guides for a lively one hour journey through this extraordinary and iconic building and find out more about the architecture, royal patronage, unrivalled performance history and work of this registered charity.

The Hall is currently undergoing refurbishment and expansion works ahead of its 150th birthday in 2021, but don’t be put off by the works taking place on the building’s exterior – the Hall is still as stunning on the inside as it’s ever been, and remains fully open for events, guided tours, education workshops, lunch and afternoon tea.

Want to learn more about the Royal Albert Hall's history, discover all the fun facts to take with you on your visit here!

Royal Albert Hall Tours

Tours last around 1 hour and cover all front of house areas including the stunning auditorium, the Gallery and the Queen’s private suites, the Royal Retiring Room. Tours depart from inside the South Porch at Door 12 and last around 1 hour. All tours are conducted in English.

Tours depart every 30 minutes and are subject to availability. Please check the Royal Albert Hall for any scheduled closures. 

Please note: tours are not recommended for children under 7 as the content is not geared towards young children, however they are welcome to attend. Toddlers and babes in arms are admitted at the Tour Guide's discretion, although not during the BBC Proms season due to the nature of the rehearsal schedule.

Make the most of your London Pass

- Enjoy a free guided tour of the Royal Albert Hall with your London Pass
- 20% discount in Verdi - Italian Restaurant
- 10% discount in Cafe Bar (located at Door 12)
- 10% discount in the Gift Shop 

Learn more about the Royal Albert Hall tours and exhibitions

Please check Closures & Notices for changes to opening hours and closure dates

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November to March
Monday 10.00 - 16.00
Tuesday 10.00 - 16.00
Wednesday 10.00 - 16.00
Thursday 10.00 - 16.00
Friday 10.00 - 16.00
Saturday 10.00 - 16.00
Sunday 10.00 - 16.00
April to October
Monday 09.30 - 16.30
Tuesday 09.30 - 16.30
Wednesday 09.30 - 16.30
Thursday 09.30 - 16.30
Friday 09.30 - 16.30
Saturday 09.30 - 16.30
Sunday 09.30 - 16.30

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Address:

Kensington Gore London SW7 2AP

Telephone:

020 7838 3105