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Discover the world behind the curtain and learn about the amazing story of the Hippodrome.

Our knowledgeable Heritage Guides and Visitor Services Assistants will share captivating stories from the theatre’s past as you peek behind the scenes and explore the public and private areas of this fascinating building. You will also get to meet one of our technicians who will explain just what it takes to get a show onto our stage.

Please note that the tour does not include access to the Hippodrome stage due to the different needs of each production.

Tours take place at 10.30am & 11am on the second Saturday of each month.


From £8

Prices and discounts subject to change.
Where applicable, a 6% transaction charge may apply (excl. cash sales in person), postage from £1.50.


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Discounts & Concessions

Concessions for patrons with disabilities: £2 off a standard price ticket for wheelchair users due to limited access to a small number of locations on the tour.

To book at the discounted rate, please call our Access line on 0121 689 1060.

Food & Drink

Coffee Bar

Our Coffee Bar is open all day for Quarter Horse barista coffee and a quick and tasty bite to eat.


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