december, 2023

mon18decsat30decFestive Family Tour

festive family tour

Event Details

Take a Festive Family Tour of the Globe Theatre and discover all about how Christmas was celebrated in Shakespeare’s time, as well as the folk traditions that people practiced to welcome in winter.

When: December 18 to December 30

Where: Globe Theatre (takes place on site at the theatre)

Age: 7-11 (but suitable for all)

Ticket price: Adult £20. Under 16 £15

Running time: 1 hour

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More information from organisers:

Celebrate the holiday season on a Festive Family Tour of the magical Globe Theatre. Hear how Christmas was observed in Shakespeare’s time and the folk traditions that people practiced to welcome in winter.

From wassailing to the winter solstice, ‘kissing boughs’ to proper mince pyes, this family-friendly guided tour will enchant, fascinate and warm even in the frostiest of weather. But do still wrap up well – don’t forget our wooden ‘O’ is outdoor.

The tour includes steps and is on foot. If you have any physical or other access requirements (such as needing a Touch Tour or a BSL interpreter), please email [email protected].

The event is part of the Globe’s tours. Find out about other tours here.

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december 18 (Monday) - 30 (Saturday)

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