£12 – 'Cultural icon' Shakespeare's Globe: guided tour

Shakespeare's Globe Tour
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Why We Love This Deal

You can now visit the world-famous Shakespeare's Globe, a "vital London cultural icon" that’s "The Bard's hallowed ground" (Time Out), for a guided tour for £12 — that's a saving of 29% on the usual price.

What's Included

  • An adult ticket* (aged 16 and over) to Shakespeare's Globe, including a 50-minute guided tour
  • A child ticket (aged 5-15) is £7 instead of £10
  • Valid Tuesday-Sunday until 31 October, 2021 — tours depart every hour between 10am-12pm Tuesday to Saturday, and 10am-11am Sunday

"Excellent friendly guide. We were lucky to see some bits of the dress rehearsal for 12th Night. I had attended plays before but this something extra."
28 Jul, 2021 - Bromley, UK
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More Reasons to Go

  • You will learn about the original Globe Theatre, which opened in 1599 — the present theatre was reconstructed in 1997 and was built using oak pegs, Tudor-style bricks, and thatch from Norfolk
  • The tour includes colourful stories and secrets of the 1599 Globe, the reconstruction process in the 1990s, and how the building now works as an imaginative theatre space
  • "Shakespeare's Globe was designed to resemble the original Globe as closely as possible, from the materials used in construction to the open-air stage that exposes viewers to London's changeable skies" — Lonely Planet
  • It is popular with Travelzoo members99% of those who reviewed the theatre on a previous visit said they loved it
If you decide not to visit, go to the My Account section of your Travelzoo account or contact us for a refund. Once you have booked, a refund will no longer be possible. Not available on 31 May; 30 August, 2021. Vouchers are limited and may therefore sell out before the stated expiry date. Shakespeare's Globe is a working theatre and tour times vary due to performance schedules and occasionally take place during rehearsals. We advise visitors arrive 15 minutes prior to tour departure. Visitors need to arrive at the entrance of the Groundling Gates on Bankside, (SE1 9DT, opposite the river) where a staff member will greet you at an outdoor information pod. Covid measures: Covid-safe governmental guidelines are strictly adhered to at Shakespeare's Globe, including the use of PPE, social distancing measures, and frequent hand sanitising stations. Only contactless payments are accepted, including Apple Pay. Cash not accepted. The Shakespeare's Globe Covid-19 safeguarding policy can be found here. The tour is in English. Guided tour language sheets are available in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Chinese and Russian. *The adult ticket includes seniors (60 years and over).

Must be used by one adult (aged 16 and over) in one visit. Under 15s must be accompanied by an adult at all times whilst on site. Subject to availability. Vouchers are limited and may therefore sell out before the stated expiry date. The photos displayed are for illustration purposes only and may not be an exact representation of the package. The regular value stated above is based on the maximum combined cost of the items included in this experience at the time of publication (13 May, 2021).

29% off

£12 £17


When You Can Go

Tue-Sun until 31 Oct, 2021

How to Book

Click "Continue" to purchase your voucher(s). Print your voucher and hand it in to the theatre on arrival. No booking required.

Have a Question? Contact Travelzoo.

Customer Service available Mon-Fri, 8am-6pm

Enjoyed This
(280 Member Ratings)
Ratings & reviews reflect verified member feedback for Shakespeare's Globe Tour over the past 31 months.
4.8 Quality of Service
4.6 Quality of Activity
4.6 Value for the Money
4.7 Ease of Booking
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Enjoyed Most
Seeing the inaide
Other Comments
A bit dry not really child friendly
Nina 30 Jul, 2021 London, UK
Other Comments
Enjoyable and informative tour
janine 29 Jul, 2021 Stockport, UK
Enjoyed Most
Very entertaining
Alun 25 Jul, 2021 Cardiff, UK
Enjoyed Most
Excellent friendly guide. We were lucky to see some bits of the dress rehearsal for 12th Night. I had attended plays before but this something extra.
Other Comments
It is almost totally outside and Covid safe.
Janice 28 Jul, 2021 Bromley, UK
Enjoyed Most
Please, please, please remove the line from the page about this activity that you can just show up with the voucher. It is better to email the globe way ahead of time. I had to go to the box office to print a ticket and almost missed the tour. The staff were kind and it was a fun time.
Katherine 26 Jul, 2021 London, UK
Enjoyed Most
Amazing tour by friendly guide - however travel zoo have the WRONG information you MUST book a tour before you just turn up on the day - there are select time slots that you MUST book
Laura 28 Jul, 2021 Barnsley, UK
Enjoyed Most
Booking a tad confusing but once inside guide Mark was superb and so knowledgeable about the theatre and Shakespeare. Made me want to return to the plays and look at them in a different light. Building is magnificent and what a feat of engineering it would have been.
Annette 15 Jul, 2021 Axminster, UK
Enjoyed Most
The voucher advised you to turn up on the day of your date choice and ask to join the tour. We phoned up in advance to guarantee a place. This proved to be necessary because the tour was actually full. If we had turned up without pre booking, there were no spaces on the 11.00, or the 12.00 tours.
Richard 10 Jul, 2021 Midhurst, UK
Enjoyed Most
Good value for money, very interesting, informative and educational. The guide was excellent and we even got to see one of the plays in rehearsal
Richard 08 Jul, 2021 Leeds, UK
Enjoyed Most
Like stepping back in time
Other Comments
Our tour guide was excellent,very clear and knowledgable.
Jeanette 22 Jul, 2021 LancasterLancaster, UK

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