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Opening Hours

  • Opening Hours

Exhibition Standard Opening Hours


Open daily
9.00am – 5.00pm*

Globe Theatre Tours Standard Hours


Open daily
9.30am – 5.00pm*

Tours depart every 30 minutes

The Exhibition & Tour is open every day except 24 & 25 December. 

*As we are a working theatre, the Exhibition and /or tours may not be available, especially in the summer months; or an alternative may be offered, due to events, rehearsals, and performances. Please call +44 (0)20 7902 1500 to find out about our opening times.  

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Box Office


Open daily 
10.00am – 6.00pm 

The Box Office is also open before each event for those visiting in person.

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Swan Bar


Open 8.00am for breakfast (10.00am weekends) 
Open until 12.30am
Food available from 12 noon 
Entry from theatre or direct from Bankside

Swan Restaurant


Open Monday – Friday
12 noon – 2.30pm & 6.00pm – 10.30pm 

Open Saturday
12 noon – 3.30pm & 6.00pm – 10.30pm 

Open Sunday
12 noon – 9.00pm 

The restaurant opens at 5.00pm (Monday – Saturday) every evening there is a show playing in the Globe Theatre and the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse. 

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