Hear the story of the original 1599 theatre, how the Globe battled to survive plague, fire and political oppression, and how one man’s vision saw it rise again after 400 years.
Wonder at the craftmanship and imagine how thousands of Londoners would have once packed in to see the greatest actors of the day.
Every tour is led by an expert tour guide, in English, and is suitable for all ages. Information sheets are available in several languages.
Remember! This is an open-air theatre and tours go ahead in all conditions, so please do dress appropriately.
Please exchange your voucher at the Tour Entrance.
Shakespeare's Globe Reference: 713525
The Globe theatre is an open-air arena. This means that if you are in the yard (the area surrounding the stage) on your tour then you may get wet. As British weather is often inclement, it is advisable to bring waterproofs, especially in winter. The weather never stops the tours.
The guided tours of both the Globe Theatre are only in English.
With tours of the Globe Theatre, free information sheets are available in French, German, Italian, Spanish, Polish, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Japanese, Dutch, Korean, Portuguese, Romania, Greek and Hungarian, and these can be picked up on the day of your visit.
In order to gain entry you must present a printed copy of your voucher.
Monday 10:00, 11:00,12:00
Tuesday - Saturday 10:00, 11:00