Your visit

If you are visiting us in Stratford-upon-Avon, here is all the information you will need to help you plan your trip.

Join us in Shakespeare's home town where we perform year round in the Royal Shakespeare and Swan Theatres.  You can find us at CV37 6BB. 

Come for the day and explore our buildings, which are open daily from 10am.  You can take a guided tour, enjoy a free exhibition or family trail, visit the top of our Theatre Tower and enjoy the views from our beautiful Rooftop restaurant. 

We also perform in London, on tour around the UK and across the world, as well as broadcasting live to cinemas.  Take a look at the What's On Buy Tickets section for more information on our work elsewhere.

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Getting here

Stratford-upon-Avon is a short drive from Junction 15 of the M40, with good access to the M42, M5, M6 and M25. Our postcode is CV37 6BB.

Our theatres

We have two theatres in Stratford-upon-Avon, the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and the Swan Theatre. Our third space - The Other Place - will reopen in 2016.

Eating and drinking

You're spoilt for choice with our Riverside Cafe, Rooftop Restaurant, and four bars in our theatres in Stratford-upon-Avon


Come for a tour of our theatres, buildings and rehearsal spaces and get closer to the world of theatre and to our history.


Our exhibitions programme brings you fresh perspectives on Shakespeare and the work on stage.

Groups and schools

If you're visiting us as part of a group of 10 or more, we'd like to help you by making things as easy as possible.

Children and families

We welcome families and offer lots of fun things to do for all ages of children and their parents the whole year round.

First time visit

We'll be thrilled to see you on your first visit to our theatres - we'd like to make sure it goes perfectly for you.

Shakespeare's Stratford

A visit to Stratford-upon-Avon gives the opportunity to explore the town where William Shakespeare was born and is buried.


Information about access when visiting our theatres in Stratford-upon-Avon.


You can see for miles from the top of our tower - tickets are just £2.50 or £1.25 / £1 for concessions.