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It’s a tower with a great view - does what it says on the tin

We have been up a few times, most recently last month. It’s a tall tower in the middle of... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
Rob W
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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
The Tower @ RSC

This is a must visit if you are going to visit the RSC theatre in Stratford upon Avon. The... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
Barry S
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St Albans, United Kingdom
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Visit the top of the RSC Theatre Tower and enjoy the beautiful views of Stratford-upon-Avon from above.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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| Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Waterside, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6BB, England
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Reviewed 2 September 2018

We have been up a few times, most recently last month. It’s a tall tower in the middle of Stratford so as long as what you want is a great view of the town and the roof of the theatre it’s fine. People who want...More

Thank Rob W
Reviewed 18 August 2018

This is a must visit if you are going to visit the RSC theatre in Stratford upon Avon. The refurbishment of this magnificent theatre now offers even the casual visitor a complete experience, with art exhibitions, costume exhibitions and a must visit to the Tower...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2018

Interesting take on the town and surrounding countryside but the low glass panels and slight overhang are not for anyone with a vertigo problem - some high points are OK, but not this one.

Thank sussexfootprints
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We went up the tower on a clear day we could see a long way. The lady could tell a great deal about the things we could see. We all took some good photographs.

Thank I5624SRianb
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Went on a boiling hot day, not knowing Stratford at all, and it being the first thing we did. You buy a ticket in the shop then a super friendly and knowledgeable staff member goes up in the lift with you and talks your through...More

Thank Liz K
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Very informative guide, fantastic views, good value, our guide told us about the history of the theatre and pointed out various buildings dotted about

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Reviewed 29 July 2018

Stratford Upon Avon is such a lovely Town, full of history, a visit to this tower gives you some spectacular views of the town

Thank Howlo
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Lovely sunny day when we visited which meant we could see for miles in all directions. A lift takes you to top and you are accompanied by a member of staff. Well worth a visit on a clear day.

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 4 July 2018

A superb experience awaits you when you make your way up this relatively new addition to Stratford. Just make sure you go on a clear day and take in the view!

Thank freddiedoncaster
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

We thought we’d check out the tower while we were in Stratford and weren’t disappointed. The views were great, you can stay up as long as you like and the guides are so informative and ready to answer any questions from guests.

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stefie12
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Response from Janet P | Reviewed this property |
Just turn up. You are escorted up the tower.
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