Tours and Tower | Guided visits backstage and around our theatres

Get closer to the world of theatre on a tour and enjoy spectacular views from our Tower.

Tours last one hour and departs from the cloakroom. Please arrive at least five minutes before the tour start time. Advance booking for the tour and Tower is recommended. Please call our Box Office on 01789 403493.

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A tour of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre
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Winter (until 27 March)
Sunday to Friday (excluding matinee days)
10am - 4.30pm
RST Matinees
10am - 12.15pm, 2pm - 4.30pm
10am - 12.15pm
Summer (from 28 March)
Sunday - Friday
10am - 6.15pm
RST Matinees Including Saturday
10am - 12.15pm, 2pm - 6.15pm

Discover more about our range of tours:

  • The Other Place Tours (From Page to Stage)

  • Behind the Scenes Tours

  • Front of House Tours

  • Family Tours

  • After Dark Tours

  • Open Air Tours

  • Tours for School Visits

  • Tower: Panoramic views of Stratford-upon-Avon

  • Tours and Tower access