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Royal Albert Hall Guided Tour and Afternoon Tea

  • Take a fully guided tour of one of the most iconic venues in the world
  • A friendly, knowledgeable guide leads the way
  • Discover the rich history and see the amazing architecture
  • See the auditorium, the gallery and visit the Royal Retiring Room
  • Enjoy a sumptuous afternoon tea in the Hall’s Verdi restaurant
  • Delicate sandwiches, sweet cakes and East India Company tea
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Adult   $55.04
Child  (5 - 15 Years) $46.08
Senior  (60 yrs and above) $52.48
Student   $52.48
Total $ 0.00
Built in memorial to Queen Victoria’s husband Prince Albert and standing proudly opposite the beautiful Kensington Gardens, The Royal Albert Hall is one of the most iconic venues in the world. Enjoy the Grand Tour and get a unique insight into the rich history, gorgeous architecture and inner workings of this stunning building and enjoy a sumptuous afternoon tea in the Hall’s Verdi restaurant.

Led by a knowledgeable and friendly guide, the tour covers the amazing history of the building, right back to when it was opened by Queen Victoria herself in 1871. See the glorious auditorium and take in the breathtaking views from the gallery. Enjoy exclusive access to the Royal Retiring Room and perhaps even see some of the artists rehearsing for the evening’s performance!

The perfect accompaniment to the Grand Tour, tuck in to a delicious afternoon tea in the Hall’s Verdi restaurant, overlooking the Royal College of Music. Enjoy delicate finger sandwiches, scones with clotted cream and jam, sweet cakes and a pot of East India Company tea.

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Additional Information
Please Note:
  • From July 13th – September 9th 2018 Under 5s will not be admitted onto tours due to the BBC rules around the proms and taking the orchestras into consideration.
  • Your 60 minute guided tour wil start at 2pm 
  • Afternoon tea will be served at 3pm.  
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Children under 5 years are not permitted between July 14 and September 9 2017.
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended, the tour covers a moderate distance.
  • The tour is wheelchair accessible
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Please note: Exchange your voucher for your tickets at the Box Office and wait at the Tours meeting point at Door 12
  • One Hour Grand Tour of The Royal Albert Hall
  • Afternoon Tea at Verdi restaurant
  • 10% discount in Café Bar
  • 10% discount on Merchandise
  • 10% discount in Verdi - Italian Kitchen (open Tuesday – Sunday 12:00pm – 9:00pm)
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
Venue Information:
Royal Albert Hall (Box Office, Door 12), Kensington Gore, London SW7 2AP.
Nearest Train Station: London Victoria
Nearest Underground: High Street Kensington, Knightsbridge and Gloucester Road. All are a ten minute walk to the Hall.
Activity Code : RAHAT