The theatre dates from in 1871. It is best known for holding the annual summer Proms concerts since 1941. The Royal Albert Hall is a world-leading venue for music, dance, sport and politics, and is visited by over 1.7 million people annually. The venue is also home to the Elgar Room, which is a smaller performance space for intimate, cosier concerts.
Location: Fringe/Off West End
Railway station: Victoria
Bus numbers: (Hyde Park Gate) 9, 10, 52, 70, 360
Night bus numbers: (Hyde Park Gate) 10, 452, N9, N52
Car park: Imperial College Campus (5mins)
Directions from tube: (15mins) Take Exhibition Road up to Prince Consort Road where you turn left; take the right leading you to Kensington Gore.