£9 & up – Shakespeare's Globe: 'fascinating' guided tour

Shakespeare's Globe Tour
Carol Linfield

Why We Love This Deal

Visit Shakespeare's Globe for a "fascinating" (Lonely Planet) guided tour from £9 -- saving up to 47% on the usual cost.

What's Included

  • One adult ticket* (aged 16 and over) to Shakespeare's Globe, including a 40-minute guided tour
  • Valid Monday-Thursday until 31 March, 2020 -- tours begin from 9:30am-4pm** and you don't need to book ahead
  • You can also visit Friday-Sunday for an extra £2 per person
  • A child ticket (aged 15 and under) is £7 instead of £10 -- valid daily
  • You can get a cream tea at the Swan at Shakespeare's Globe for £10 instead of £12.50 -- available Monday-Saturday. Your cream tea voucher does not give you access to the tour. A tour voucher must be purchased separately***

"Very informative and amusing account of Elizabethan life."
3 Dec, 2019 - LANCASTER, UK
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Why We Love It

  • You will learn about the original Globe Theatre, which opened in 1599 -- the present theatre was reconstructed in 1997
  • It is popular with Travelzoo members -- 99% of those who reviewed the theatre on a previous visit said they loved it
  • You will hear the 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
  • There are also live demonstrations throughout the day, including Elizabethan clothing dressings, stage fighting and printing the plays using a replica 17th-century printing press
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Not available on 24-26 December. The guided tour is in English. Translation sheets are available in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Chinese and Russian. Must be used by one person in one visit. Subject to availability. 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. *The adult ticket includes seniors (60 years and over) and students (over-16s with ID). **Tours take place every half hour from 9:30am-4pm in November-February and every half hour from 9:30am-12pm in March. ***You will be required to present your tour voucher when attending the cream tea. Valid with the tour voucher only, which must also be purchased.

Must be used by one person in one visit. 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 (15 October, 2019).

Up to 47% off

£9 & up £17


When You Can Go

Mon-Thu until 31 Mar, 2020; +£2pp Fri-Sun

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
(180 Member Ratings)
Ratings & reviews reflect verified member feedback for Shakespeare's Globe Tour over the past 15 months.
4.8 Quality of Service
4.7 Quality of Activity
4.6 Value for the Money
4.8 Ease of Booking
Show Reviews
Enjoyed Most
Very informative and amusing account of Elizabethan life.
Yvonne 03 Dec, 2019 LANCASTER, UK
Enjoyed Most
Very good guide with excellent sense of humour. Very informative and interesting
andrea 28 Nov, 2019 Twickenham, UK
Enjoyed Most
The tour guide Vivienne was lively and engaging. She added lots of her own information and quoted occasionally from Shakespeare. She was enthusiastic. Very inclusive
Kate 28 Nov, 2019 croydon, UK
Enjoyed Most
We enjoyed the behind the scenes tour. Our guide Gerald was excellent. Good info and stories amusing put across
NIGEL 26 Nov, 2019 Battle, UK
Enjoyed Most
very enjoyable and informations.
Other Comments
excellent guide made the tour fun and interesting.
FRANCES 25 Nov, 2019 South Croydon, UK
Enjoyed Most
Excellent guide
Other Comments
A most enjoyable and informative tour.
Helen 21 Nov, 2019 Edgware, UK
Enjoyed Most
Very interesting and informative. Amazing building. We would love to go back for a show
Other Comments
A shame visiting students made a lot of noise and it was hard to hear everything
Maureen 05 Nov, 2019 Shouldham, UK
Enjoyed Most
Free Exhibition
Other Comments
Our guide was exceptional - so enraptured with all things Shakespeare!
Elaine 16 Jun, 2019 London, UK
Enjoyed Most
Fascinated with the Theatre
Other Comments
Our guide was excellent, really informative, time passed too quickly
Isabel 01 May, 2019 Bolton, UK
Enjoyed Most
Excellent guide brought theatre to life
Corinne 01 Apr, 2019 Morden, UK

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