The National Theatre creates over 20 new productions every year and our theatre tours offer you the chance to discover, in person, the secrets that bring these amazing productions to life.
Take a Backstage Tour and go behind-the-scenes . Our Costume Tours explore the work in our cutting room, dye shop and wig room. Our Architecture Tours explore Denys Lasdun's most iconic buidling.
Take a tour of the National Theatre to explore the building and the work that goes on within it. Find out more information on our tours and how to book, using the links below.
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For the hearing impaired (including hearing aid users) the Contego system, an easy-to-use wireless listening device, is now available for use on Backstage Tours. Please inform us at the time of booking if you would like to use the Contego system, or if you have any additional access requirements.
Our Family Tours are suitable for children between 5 – 12 years.
There is no content suitable for younger children on our other tours and we regret we cannot take babies in arms or buggies.
For further information on tour times, availability and group bookings email [email protected]
Tour bookers receive 10% off in the National Theatre Bookshop. Please show your ticket at the till, valid on the day of your tour.