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Shakespeare in London Tour

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Tour Includes:

  • Personal guide with maximum 6 persons.
  • Globe theatre admission fees.
  • Official inhouse tour of the Globe Theatre.
  • Places where Shakespeare acted, drank and worshipped.
  • Photo ops to last a lifetime.
  • Cost: £95 for Adults, £90 for Seniors and Children (Ages 6-15), Free for under 5’s.
  • Please note: minimum of two people per booking on this tour.
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Shakespeare in London Walking Tour

Barack Obama, Globe Theatre, President

Follow In the Footsteps of Barack Obama and Visit Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre

With the 400th Anniversary of Shakespeare’s death there is no better time to experience our Shakespeare in London Tour!

 

This unique guided tour is for lovers of William Shakespeare,the world’s greatest playwright as well as for anyone interested in Elizabethan London. Very walkable half day tour lets you experience: the famous Ferryman’s Seat, site of the Rose Theatre, site of the original Globe Theatre, ruins of Winchester Palace, a walk by the original Clink Prison, visit to Southwark Cathedral with its beautiful Shakespeare stained glass window and official tour of the splendid Globe Theatre built by Sam Wanamaker. Let your personal guide show you lanes walked by the great Bard, church pews where he worshiped and pubs where he drank with fellow actors.We stop half way through the tour at the smart cafe in the Cathedral, so that tour guests can partake of tea, coffee, pastrys, etc.  Tour does include the Globe Theatre’s inhouse tour.


This tour is not meant to be a literary tour per se, although you will learn more about what Shakespeare wrote. It is meant to be more about the social history of the Elizabethan times and Shakespeare’s remarkable role as actor, playwright and theatrical producer. For example, did you know that the River Thames was the local freeway used by everyone at the time, including Shakespeare. The drivers were the famous ferrymen depicted in such films as ” Shakespeare in Love “. And so if you have always wanted to learn more about what it was really like in Shakespearean London, come along with us on this unique half day tour. Runs daily.

” Our guide’s knowledge of Shakespeare’s life and works,
placed within a historical framework, was not only educational but inspiring.”

– Nadia, Canada

For more information about Shakespeare read our blog post on the topic!

Included:  Globe Theatre admission fees for inhouse tour of the Globe, which is part of our tour.

Tour times:  9am to 12 noon  Daily.  Tour starts at the side entrance to the Globe Theatre on Bankside. Large glass doors on east side of building.

Cost:  £95 adults,  £90 Seniors and children aged 6 – 15, Free for Children 5 and under. Includes the Globe Theatre admission fee.

Minimum of 2 persons per booking on this tour.

Payment: We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Paypal.

Tour starts at side entrance of the Globe Theatre (shown below).

Additional Information

Age

Adults, Ages 6 – 16, Children 5 and under, Seniors/Students

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