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Georgian Theatre Royal

Victoria Road, Richmond DL10 4DW, England
+44 1748 825252
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An Hour Well Spent

We had a fabulous time on the tour of the theatre (Monday). The guide was out-standing and didn't... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
honeysrascal
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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
A fascinating insight into the history of theatre

A return visit for me and a first for our grandson who is embarking on a career in theatre studies... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Roy B
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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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  • Average1%
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Victoria Road, Richmond DL10 4DW, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a fabulous time on the tour of the theatre (Monday). The guide was out-standing and didn't fail to interest for a single moment. It cost us £4 as members of English Heritage and it was money well spent. The anecdotes were fascinating and...More

Thank honeysrascal
Reviewed 2 days ago

A return visit for me and a first for our grandson who is embarking on a career in theatre studies and stagecraft. A fascinating insight into the history of all aspects of the theatre and the characters involved. The informative guide made the visit thoroughly...More

Thank Roy B
Reviewed 2 days ago

For all those who enjoy theatre. This tour is very good. The guide was excellent, full of lurid stories about the clientele. Also very informative about the history, the plays and the actors. The theatre was truly stunning, much of it still intact since its...More

Thank AntoniaTrip
Reviewed 2 days ago

We decided to take the theatre tour on a personal recommendation. The tour costs only £5 per person (or £4 for English Heritage members) and is well worth it. The guide was very knowledgeable and enthusiastic and certainly added to our enjoyment of the tour....More

Thank RPD22
Reviewed 3 days ago

We took a guided tour of the theatre just as the town was starting Georgefest, a week long celebration of Richmond's Georgian heydays. Our guide was in costume and led us on a fascinating walking tour throughout the theatre - it is remarkable that so...More

Thank Corb2000
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fascinating seeing "behind the scenes" and hearing about the history of the theatre, amazing it has survived. The guide was very knowledgeable and answered any questions people had. Just wish there had been time allowed to read the information boards in the museum part of...More

Thank JoZil
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our GuidedTour of the Georgian Theatre...what a find! Really interesting, friendly, informative guide...a must see for anyone with an interest in theatre and / or history. We returned in the evening to watch an hilarious performance by Richmond Amateur Dramatic Society...absolutely BRILLIANT....More

Thank MBSLT17
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely little theatre, I've been several times and was there this evening for the 'Murder Mystery' (An excellent and extremely funny play by the way) and all the staff are always very friendly and helpful (most are volunteers). The only downsides being its very...More

Thank Kev W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Apparently there is only one other Georgian theatre in existence (in Bristol for some reason) so this remarkable survival and gives one a real picture of what regional theatre would have been like in 18th century, you take a guided tour there also a fairly...More

Thank CharlesGraham79
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like theatre and particularly the history of it, then this is a must. It was a real mini wow factor when we were first led into the auditorium as it was like no other theatre I had visited, very much how it used...More

Thank Liam G
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