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Cardmember Benefits

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Cardmember Benefits

American Express Cardmembers have access to exclusive benefits at the National Theatre, including discounts at the National Theatre bookshop.

To take full advantage of these benefits take a look at the offers below:

Behind the Scenes

Go behind-the-scenes at the National Theatre on a backstage tour. Find out how the National Theatre stages over twenty world-class shows every year and learn about how props, scenery and special effects are created at our South Bank home.

The National Theatre is running weekly complimentary backstage tours for American Express® Cardmembers throughout the year.
Find out more and book your places here.

The Scenic Paint Studio at the National Theatre

Architecture Tours

Love it or hate it, the National Theatre building is iconic. Book onto an architecture tour to go behind the scenes at the National Theatre and find out more about brutalist architecture.

The National Theatre runs a number of complimentary architecture tours for American Express Cardmembers.

Find out more and book your places here

Backstage Tours

2-for-1 drinks voucher with pre-show meals

When you enjoy pre-theatre dining at one of the National Theatre restaurants, receive a 2-for-1 interval drinks voucher.
Simply use your American Express Card to pay for your meal on the day of the performance.

Terms and Conditions apply

Wine Glasses on a bar

Bookshop discount

Choose from the dazzling selection of books and gifts in the National Theatre Bookshop, and receive a 10% discount on all products when you pay with your American Express Card.
Inspired by the productions and iconic building, you’ll find books and gifts that capture the NT’s special vibrancy and passion for theatre.

Subject to availability; pay by American Express Card to qualify. Discount available in-store only; not available in conjunction with any other discounts.

The bookshop in the National Thetare foyer