Royal Albert Hall

Top 1% of attractions in London
9 / 10

8 expert reviews

“Best-known as the venue for the annual July–September BBC Promenade Concerts—the "Proms"—with bargain-price standing... tickets sold on the night of the concert.”

– Fodor's

Travel + Leisure Travel + Leisure
"Established in 1871, the Royal Albert Hall fulfilled Prince Albert’s vision for a central hall to promote the arts and sciences." Full review
Time Out Time Out
"Built as a memorial to Queen Victoria's husband in 1871, the Royal Albert Hall's vast rotunda was once described by the monarch as looking like 'the British constitution'." Full review
Travel + Leisure Travel + Leisure
"Escape to one of these regal sites and practice your sovereign curtsy: the splendor of royalty in London is unequivocal." Full review
Not For Tourists Not For Tourists
"One stunner of a music hall, inside and out."
Michelin Guide Michelin Guide
1 Star
"A Victorian creation but in the Italian Renaissance style, the Albert Hall (1867 to 1871) is brick built with a terracotta frieze bringing to mind the triumph of Art and Literature and a metal Dome." Full review
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