Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

Theater, Museum, and Performing Arts Venue
21 New Globe Walk (Bankside), South Bank, Greater London, SE1 9DT, United Kingdom
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People tend to check in during these times:

  • Today
    • 11:00 AM–8:00 PM
  • Fri–Sat
    • 11:00 AM–8:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 11:00 AM–7:00 PM
  • Mon–Wed
    • Noon–8:00 PM
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express)

Shakespeare's Globe is a unique international resource dedicated to Shakespeare's work and the playhouse for which he wrote, through performances and education.

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  • Magdalena M.

    Amazing reconstruction of the original Shakespeare's theater. Makes you feel like you're actually part of the play!

    Magdalena Mrázková · 2 days ago
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  • Ipshita S.

    Find out the schedule before you go there. They get sold out very soon

    Ipshita Sharma · March 19
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  • Amy Y.

    Check the website for the latest theatre listings -- standing tickets are cheap!

    Amy Y · February 28
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  • Lilian D.

    amazing place, love it. Different venues for different events, restaurant and a small concert room lit only by candles - friendly stuff too

    Lilian D. · January 31
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  • elif t.

    Ölmeden yaşanması gereken bi atmosfer olduğu kesin. Shakespeare hayranı olarak sadece seni yaşamak için londraya gelicem . "dünyaya büyük miraslar bıraktın.ruhun şaad olsun üstad!"

    elif tiryaki · January 29
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  • Pınar Ş.

    I've been there for Shakespeare Festival to watch A Midsummer Night's Dream. The atmosphere was extremely amazing. Take your beer and stand at the yard, ticket is only £5.

    Pınar Şahin · January 13
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  • Regiane P.

    As £11 mais bem investidas em todo o passeio por Londres. Os guias são maravilhosos, a interpretação patrimonial é fantástica. Uma dica: Assistam Shakespeare in Love antes da visita! ;)

    Regiane Piato · January 8
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  • Priya T.

    Good old reconstruction

    Priya Tungrus · December 23, 2014
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  • Nicola S.

    Get a standing ticket and stand at the back where you can lean on the wall

    Nicola Stewart · December 21, 2014
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  • Katherine M.

    Check the calendar to see if there'll be a show when you visit!

    Katherine M. · December 4, 2014
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  • Elizabeth L.

    A recreation of the original Shakespeare theatre that burnt down. Looks rather modern and fake in some ways.

    Elizabeth Lee · November 23, 2014
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  • Joseph M.

    Went to see Julius Caesar. We had seats on the upper level and actually they were pretty good! Fortunately they're built steep enough for your view not to be blocked by the person in front.

    Joseph McDermott · November 23, 2014
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  • Peter v.

    Theatre at its best

    Peter van Teeseling · November 19, 2014
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  • Jeffrey-Ryan B.

    One must see place at least once in a lifetime as a local or a tourist xx

    Jeffrey-Ryan B. · October 29, 2014
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  • Gustavo D.

    Shakespeare

    Gustavo Del Villar Sanz · October 14, 2014
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  • Jenna A.

    For £5 you can get a groundling ticket and experience Shakespeare the way it was meant to be. It'll be the best fiver you've ever spent.

    Jenna Anderson · October 9, 2014
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  • 7161440

    Симпатичный театр. Не плохие постановки.

    7161440 · October 8, 2014
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  • Megan D.

    Great show The Comedy of Errors!

    Megan Denny · October 6, 2014
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  • Lauren W.

    There's nothing like a show at the Globe, but hopping on a tour of the grounds is almost as good to soak up the atmosphere from the gallery, the ground and through your camera. http://bit.ly/1rbsgcH

    Lauren Wellicome · October 4, 2014
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  • A L.

    Amazing setting!!! Watching a play there is something worth experiencing. If you don't want to pay much choose standing tickets (5 pounds and right by the stage!)

    A Lara · October 1, 2014
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  • Valentina C.

    Do not save money on pillows. Bring your drink in the venue.

    Valentina Ciolino · September 26, 2014
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  • Selen Ş.

    It was a pleasure to see you Antony and Cleopatra!

    Selen Şahin · September 17, 2014
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  • Wulf T.

    A must-do in London!

    Wulf Thannhaeuser · September 17, 2014
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  • Angela Teresa R.

    lugar adoravel!

    Angela Teresa Rispoli · September 6, 2014
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  • Kós Katalin

    Visiting The Globe is a real treat. The standing tickets are merely £5. Plays are at 14.00 and 17.30. You might want to arrive an hour early and stand in the first row. Unforgettable.

    Kós Katalin · September 5, 2014
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  • Safia

    Surprisingly a very good performance and organic. I went to see the Comedy of Errors. Bravo

    Safia · September 4, 2014
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  • Mischa L.

    A must do! An experience of a lifetime.

    Mischa Lumiere · August 28, 2014
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  • Jason H.

    Shakespeare aside, the theatre itself is wonderful with every seat guaranteed to see action at all times. Expensive yes, but certainly worth it.

    Jason Hirst · August 28, 2014
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  • Alex H.

    Watching Shakespeare here breathes a whole different life into his texts (in the right hands). Experience the plays as they were meant to be experienced. Seriously cheap standing tickets at £5.

    Alex Hay · August 15, 2014
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  • Olga T.

    If you really want to get there, you better buy tickets beforehand. The day before the play they can be sold out.

    Olga Tsybulska · August 14, 2014
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  • Simon B.

    You have to watch Shakespeare here! The atmosphere is awesome.

    Simon Bowman · August 12, 2014
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  • David K.

    £4 tickets on yplan

    David King · August 10, 2014
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  • Lunar H.

    You can watch a play for cheaper than a film ... Finally! Never disappointed.

    Lunar H · August 9, 2014
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  • Theresa T 💞

    Love the Shakespeare setting. Like stepping back in time

    Theresa T 💞 · August 7, 2014
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  • Basma A.

    Shakespeare globe theatre from the 1500's. We walked in while they were rehearsing for a new play. Excellent place for a historical visit and the tour was very informative! Have fun while you can.

    Basma A · August 7, 2014
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  • Jack T  👑

    Watch a play in true Shakespere costume and setting

    Jack T 👑 · August 7, 2014
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  • Delfin English Schools

    Original Shakespeare plays in a stunning location, which used to be partially owned by the bard himself. Keep an eye on our social programme for tickets to our next Shakespeare night!

    Delfin English Schools · July 15, 2014
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  • Collection of Nine Chic Outlet Shopping® Villages

    Performances run April-October, but 30 minute tours take place all year round. This summer, watch the classic Anthony and Cleopatra, and get the chance to meet the cast!

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  • davina r.

    Take your Hat and water if you are in the sun ..

    davina rudie · June 22, 2014
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  • Flirtify

    Shakespeare in beautiful surroundings. The Globe made our list of top 10 date venues in London, check out the rest here: http://flirtify.blogspot.co.uk/2014/06/top-10-dates-in-london.html

    Flirtify · June 18, 2014
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  • Maddie B.

    wear comfortable shoes if you're a groundling

    Maddie Buis · June 11, 2014
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  • Sandy W.

    Apparently you can get £5 standing ticket still, need to check what's on this summer and actually watch a performance

    Sandy Wan · June 1, 2014
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  • Sandy W.

    Beautiful open stage

    Sandy Wan · June 1, 2014
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  • Gary M.

    Great performance by Antony and Cleopatra - shame about being on flight path to Heathrow. Willy would be spinning in his grave.

    Gary Monk · May 18, 2014
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  • Sacha

    Awfull staff at the entrance...

    Sacha · May 18, 2014
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  • Martti R.

    Great to see the "inside" of the Globe both physically and verbally. Unfortunately our tour guide was more interested to present herself than the theatre.

    Martti Ranin · May 8, 2014
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  • Song-My T.

    Such a cool experience! Highly recommend catching a play here.

    Song-My Tran · May 6, 2014
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  • Duygu Demir

    Burda olduguma inanamiyorum 😍

    Duygu Demir · March 25, 2014
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  • Karina H.

    Very funny and interesting tour

    Karina Halfen · January 2, 2014
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  • Hiroyo S.

    Be sure to bring a blanket to get warm in a cold day.

    Hiroyo S · September 27, 2013
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