Come backstage at Royal Festival Hall, with access to restricted areas of this historic building.
From artists' dressing rooms to the Royal Festival Hall stage, and including views of the Thames that are usually off limits, soak up the Royal Festival Hall atmosphere.
The content of this tour varies subject to weather and on-site activity and no two tours are quite the same.
The tour include areas of the building which do not have step-free access, and heights. If you have access issues or suffer from vertigo or claustrophobia please let us know when booking so that alternatives can be arranged.
Tours last approximately 1.5 hours.
Meet at the Royal Festival Hall Ticket Office
Tours take place on the following dates/times:
24 April at 6pm
3 May at 1.30pm
19 & 26 May at 6pm*
* Behind the Scenes tour on Tuesday 19 May includes a focus on some of the exciting installations around the site for our 6th Alchemy festival – Southbank Centre's annual celebration of the best of dance, music, theatre, design, fashion, comedy and literature from the UK and South Asia.
4 June at 6pm
Please note that due to a scheduling error, it has been necessary to cancel the tour on 9 June. We are so sorry about any disappointment this may cause. Please don't hesitate to contact Southbank Centre Ticket Office on 0844 847 9910 if you need any more information or help.
1 July at 5pm
4 July ay 6pm
11 & 19 July at 3pm
18 & 25 July at 6pm
10, 17 & 28 August at 6pm
10 September at 5.30pm
14 & 20 September at 6pm
5 & 16 October at 6pm
19 October at 4pm
25 October 5.30pm
2 November at 4.30pm
14, 22 & 29 November at 3pm
12 December at 5.30pm
22 December at 3pm
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