- Explore one of London’s most popular visitor attractions
- Fun afternoon tea with “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” theme
- Discover the life and times of England’s most famous playwright
A superb recreation of Shakespeare’s 16th century playhouse, the Globe ranks as one of London’s premier visitor attractions. This London gift experience takes you on a fascinating guided tour of the Globe, including entrance to the permanent exhibition that will round out your knowledge of the world’s most celebrated playwright, and finishes with a sumptuous afternoon tea at the on-site Swan Bar, with majestic views of the Thames and St. Paul’s Cathedral. The works of William Shakespeare have entertained us for centuries - now it’s time to enter his world.
You’ll step back into Elizabethan times as you explore this faithful recreation of the Globe, with its Tudor exterior, unique thatched roof and authentic period decor. Learn how Shakespeare’s earliest plays were performed and viewed from the different tiers of seating, and find out all about life in 16th century London. An elegant afternoon tea is the perfect way to end your tour, with dishes drawing inspiration from one of Shakespeare’s best-loved works, and served on bespoke themed crockery. Sweet and savoury treats are based on foods mentioned in “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” including pea flower and mulberries, and combined with a refreshing glass of prosecco.