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Royal Shakespeare Company

Welcome to the RSC, in Shakespeare's hometown, Stratford-upon-Avon. We are open every day (opening times), so come and explore our theatres, go to the top of our Tower, take a tour, visit our free exhibitions, our café and Rooftop Restaurant. Families are welcome with access for pushchairs and wheelchairs and good baby changing facilities.

We also perform in Newcastle upon Tyne and London, and tour nationally and internationally see what's on now.

The Royal Shakespeare Theatre auditorium

Shakespeare's England

Plan your visit to Shakespeare's home town.

After Dark Tours

Learn about the grey lady and other spectres on a ghost tour.

Find out what to expect from your visit and meet our front-of-house team.

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Take a backstage tour and visit the Theatre Tower.

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Book hotels in Stratford-upon-Avon, London and across the UK.

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Discover inspiring art all around the theatres in Stratford-upon-Avon

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Eating & Drinking

Theatre bars, a riverside cafe and Rooftop Restaurant

Group visits

We welcome groups and try to make your visit as easy as possible.

Family visits

Ticket discounts available for weekday evenings and all matinees.

Royal Shakespeare Theatre

cafe 1,040 seats around a thrust stage
Visit our transformed theatre and thrust stage.
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Swan Theatre

Theatre Tours Theatre up close
Our intimate 450-seat auditorium.
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Bring the family

A front of house lady welcomes a grandmother, mother and daughter to the building Children welcome
Take your family to explore our spaces.
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Newcastle

newcastle-theatre-royal-97x113 See our shows
We regularly bring productions to theatres in Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
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Arden Hotel

The Arden Hotel Our recommended hotel
Situated opposite our theatres in Stratford-upon-Avon.
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Access information

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We try to make everything we do accessible to all our audiences.
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Contact us & FAQs

Ticket Hotline

0844 800 1110

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