Hotels Near Albert Hall
The Queens Park Hotel is a 20 minute walk from the historic Royal Albert Hall. A Leisurely walk through Kensington Gardens, passing Kensington Palace, will bring you to the Royal Albert Hall.
The Royal Albert Hall in South Kensington is best known for holding the proms annually since 1941. The Royal Albert Hall was officially opened by Queen Victoria in 1871 and is regarded as one of London's most historic buildings.
Our guided tours offer the inside story of the Royal Albert Hall, taking you on a fascinating journey through its unique history, incredible architecture and legendary performances. There are daily tours available which last approximately 1 hour and start at 10.30am.
Since its opening by Queen Victoria in 1871, the world's leading artists from many performance genres have appeared on its stage and it has become one of the UK's most treasured and distinctive buildings. The location of some of the most notable events in British culture, each year it hosts more than 390 shows in the main auditorium, including classical, rock and pop concerts, ballet, opera, film screenings with live orchestra, sports, award ceremonies, school and community events, charity performances and banquets. A further 400 events are held each year in the non-auditorium spaces.
Acts like Imelda May, Phil Collins, Tori Amos and Robert Plant have concerts scheduled in later in 2017.