A family enjoying The Play's The Thing Exhibition at the Royal Shakespeare Company

Royal Shakespeare Company

Take a magical journey through 100 years of theatre-making in Stratford-upon-Avon with our award-winning interactive exhibition.

Standard Entry

£4.25£8.50

Standard Entry

£4.25£8.50

With Explorer Pass

Free!

Free Entry with The Explorer Pass

Free Entry with The Explorer Pass

Adult Pass from £39

Child Pass from £25

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Single Ticket Entry

This attraction is only available for access through the Explorer Pass, unfortunately we are unable to sell you single ticket entry.

Royal Shakespeare Company

One of the world’s best-known theatre ensembles, the Royal Shakespeare Company performs the works of Shakespeare, his contemporaries and new writing, throughout the year in Stratford-upon-Avon.

Showcasing two thrust stage auditoria, the 1,000 seat Royal Shakespeare Theatre and 450 seat Swan Theatre, bring audiences and actors closer together in the best possible setting to experience live theatre.

As well as performances of Shakespeare’s works there are various tours available at the Royal Shakespeare Company and also a fantastic exhibition, ‘The Plays The Thing’. Take a magical journey through 100 years of theatre-making in Stratford-upon-Avon. On display are stunning costumes and props from the archives as well as a rare copy of Shakespeare’s first folio.

Get hands-on with the interactive exhibits:

  • Director’s ‘desk’ – discover the inspiration behind some of RSC’s most acclaimed shows
  • Play Hamlet alongside actor Ewart James Walters, using state-of-the-art gaming technology
  • Magic Costume Mirror – try on virtual costumes from the collection and take a photo
  • Discover gory details of theatre-making through the A-Z of Shakespeare’s secrets and stories

The Explorer Pass includes entry to the ‘The Play’s The Thing’ Exhibition.

Location

Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Waterside
Stratford-upon-Avon
Warwickshire
CV37 6BB

Opening Hours

Open Daily from 10.20am

Last entry Mon-Sat 6pm, Sun 4pm

Website: rsc.org.uk

Find out more about how the Explorer Pass works here.

Free Entry with The Explorer Pass

Adult Pass from £39

Child Pass from £25

Single Ticket Entry

General-Ticket-Combined.png

This attraction is only available for access through the Explorer Pass, unfortunately we are unable to sell you single ticket entry.

Royal Shakespeare Company