The 2018 programme is now past. We will be launching the 2019 programme mid-August.

  • View from the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Steps
  • Inside the main auditorium
  • The Henry Willis Organ
  • Terracotta shields
  • Mosaic frieze
  • Typanum
  • Exterior details
  • View of the Albert Memorial from the Hall's roof
  • Acoustic mushrooms inside the main auditorium
  • View from a Grand Tier box

Royal Albert Hall

Captain Fowke & General Scott

Kensington Gore . Entry via door 12, SW7 2AP
Full disabled access, Bookshop, Refreshments, Toilets, Partial disabled access
One of Britain's most iconic buildings, designed by Royal Engineers, and opened by Queen Victoria in 1871. Now Grade I listed, it hosts over 380 events in the main auditorium every year including a full range of music, sport and films.


Original design
Captain Fowke & General Scott, 1871
Entertainment, Restaurant/bar, Concert/performance space