Planning a group visit to the National Theatre

  • Groups of any age or size will find the National Theatre’s iconic Grade Two listed building is ideally suited for their visit.
  • It has a large and welcoming public space with spacious foyers and outdoor terraces overlooking the river, easily accessible for all.
  • Groups can enhance their visit with a host of other on-site events and facilities, such as backstage tours, platform talks and discussions, workshops or exhibitions, as well as seeing a performance.

School and College Group Discounts for performances at the National Theatre:

UK school group: 10+ people under 19yrs: £12
Group booking request form for UK schools

UK college group: 10+ people 19-25yrs: £15
Group booking request form for UK colleges and universities

Non-UK school/college group: 10+ people under 26yrs: £20
Group booking request form for non-UK schools, colleges and universities

One teacher ticket at same price for every 9 students.

Excludes Saturday evenings, The Shed and West End productions.

National Theatre Group booking line: 020 7452 3010 or submit a request using the booking form (links above).

£5 Teacher Preview Tickets are available on selected dates for teachers making a group booking. Sign up to the Learning mailing list to be eligible for this offer and to receive information on advance group booking periods.

Find out more about activities for students and teachers at the National Theatre.


Adult Group Discounts for performances at the National Theatre:

Excludes previews, The Shed, West End and Travelex Season productions.

8-11 people: £2 off top two prices
12-19 people: £4 off top two prices
20+ people: £6 off top two prices (Plus free ticket for the group organiser)

National Theatre Groups line: 020 7452 3010


War Horse at the New London Theatre:

Adult Groups of 10+: Best available seats reduced to £45. Mon – Thu only.

To make a group booking for War Horse please call See Groups on 0844 412 4650.

School Groups of 10+:

Stalls Seats £20 per person Mon – Thu.
Circle Seats £15 per person Mon – Wed.

One free teacher ticket with every 10 children aged 16 or under.

To make a school or college group booking for War Horse please call See Education on 0844 412 4649.

Exclusion dates apply.

Groups Mailing List

Receive advance information and priority booking for upcoming plays at the National Theatre by completing the online application form to join our Groups Mailing list.

Please note that all ticket discounts are subject to limited availability and are given at the discretion of the Box Office. Discounted tickets cannot be booked in conjunction with, or combined with, any other offers. Discounts may not be available for all shows in the repertoire.