The Royal Albert Hall is one of the UK’s most treasured and distinctive buildings, recognisable the world over.
Since its opening in 1871, it has an unparalleled history of exceptional performances by the world’s leading artists from every kind of performance genre. Over a million people each year visit shows at the Hall and many millions more around the world see events through broadcasts.
The Royal Albert Hall hosts and celebrates live performance by artists from around the world and promotes, with partners, productions of opera, ballet, musicals and organmusic. Each year, over 350 events are held in the Hall’s auditorium which include performances of classical music, jazz, folk and world music, circus, rock and pop concerts, ballet and opera, dance, comedy, tennis, charity concerts, film premières, corporate dinners, award ceremonies and occasions of national importance.
South Kensington (10 minute walk) – District, Circle, Piccadilly
High Street Kensington (10 minute walk) – District, Circle
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Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, London SW7 2AP (Map)
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