Tower trips

  • The Tower

    The Royal Shakespeare Theatre Tower rises 36 metres above the River Avon

  • Family at the tower

    Fantastic views of Shakespeare's home town 

  • View from the tower

    View west from the Tower, overlooking Holy Trinity Church, where Shakespeare is buried

Take a trip up the Tower to enjoy views across Stratford-upon-Avon and beyond.

A lift will take you up to the viewing platform and, as you descend via the stairs, you will discover an exhibition installed on the walls and in the alcoves.

Our friendly staff will be on hand to answer your questions.

Opening times
Our summer opening times are:

  • Monday – Friday:10am to 6.15pm (except for weekday matinees)
  • Weekday matinees: 10am to 12.15pm and 4.30pm to 6.15pm
  • Saturday: 10am to 12.15pm, and 1.30pm to 6.15pm
  • Sunday: 10am to 5pm

Please note that if there is a performance or event in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, the tower will be closed during that time.

Ticket prices

  • £2.50 per person
  • £1.25 for under 18s
  • £1 per person for RSC Members
  • £1 for disabled people

Kids Go Free 
Up to two children aged 18 and under can visit the Tower FREE with every adult ticket purchased between 30 March 2015 and 10 April 2015 (Not including weekends).  

Download and take the voucher with you when you visit.

This offer is only valid when booking in person at our Box Office and doesn't include bookings made online or any bookings already made. The offer ends 10 April 2015, and is only valid on Monday - Friday.

Book Tower tickets online

You can also book through the RSC Ticket Hotline on 0844 800 1110.

Advance booking is recommended.

Bring the family

boy-with-mask-93x80

Hire the Tower

a bride arriving at the theatre for her wedding in a white car

Contact us & FAQs

Ticket Hotline

0844 800 1110
Mon-Sat, 10am-6pm

Email newsletter

Sign up to email updates for the latest RSC news:

RSC Members

Already an RSC Member or Supporter? Sign in here.