Exhibition Opening Hours

Standard Opening Hours
Monday – Sunday


9.00am – 5.00pm*


9.30am – 5.00pm*

Tuesday – Saturday
9.30am – 12.30pm*

9.30am – 11.30am* 

Tours depart every 30 minutes

*Times may vary. Please see Calendar for details.

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Shakespeare's Globe

Exhibition & Tour

Discover Shakespeare's iconic theatre

Open all year round, the Globe Exhibition & Tour gives you an opportunity to learn more about this unique building and its most famous playwright, Shakespeare.

See Shakespeare's world brought to life in the Exhibition and take a tour of the Globe with our expert guides.

'Informal, infectiously friendly and compellingly inviting'
Time Out

Half-term Activities

Activity table (Monday 30 May – Friday 3 June)
To celebrate our touring production of Hamlet, younger visitors can design their own flag. Pencils and crayons provided.

Live demonstrations (Tuesday 31 May – Friday 3 June)

Live Demonstrations exploring Elizabeth practices, from costume dressing to sword fighting. Take a look.

Dressing demonstrations: 11.00am, 12.00pm, 1.00pm, 2.00pm, 3.00pm, 4.00pm

Printing Press demonstrations: 11.30am, 12.30pm, 1.30pm, 2.30pm, 3.30, 4.30pm

Sword-fighting demonstrations: 11.30am, 12.30pm, 1.30pm, 2.30pm, 3.30pm, 4.30pm

Live demonstration timings may be subject to change.