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Wilton's Music Hall

Open Now: 5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Open today: 5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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An architectural London gem - charming, shabby chic bar and theatre

Wilton Music Hall is one of the most beautiful theatres I have ever seen in London. Why? Because... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Kritt N
London, United Kingdom
SimplyC at Wilton

The venue was really nice, however, there was a concern about its ventilation. Seems no air at all... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
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Wilton's is the world's oldest surviving Grand Music Hall. After years of dereliction it is now open as a full time theatre, bar and historic landmark. This stunning and atmospheric building puts on a range of ticketed events including theatre...more
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1 Graces Alley, London E1 8JB, England
+44 20 7702 2789
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Wilton Music Hall is one of the most beautiful theatres I have ever seen in London. Why? Because it's captured and preserved the Victorian style better than anywhere else. Stepping through the threshold felt more like stepping back in time. It's not shiny or modern,...More

Thank Kritt N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The venue was really nice, however, there was a concern about its ventilation. Seems no air at all. Crew was very accommodating. Bar is reasonable. Recommendable for future events

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Watched an amazing 20th century version of 12th night here. Firstly the building itself is a gem. A hidden gem a preserved gem....well done to those that helped to salvage it and also those that help to run it. Music hall from mid 19th century...kept...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing venue and a good selection of shows for theatre lovers. The food and the bar (with a good selection of gin) worth a try as well. I’ll definitely be back!

Thank Angelo T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A production of Shakespears Twelfth Night {ingeniously set in a 1920's Jazz club} brought me to Wilton's Music Hall and I have to highly recommend both the venue and the production. Wilton's is full of character, uneven stone floors, wonderful shabby chic decor, smiley lovely...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Reached by a wonderful route along the northern walkway of the Thames past the inspiring Tower of London then down Royal Mile road into Wapping where tucked away down an alley is this absolute gem, wonderful ambience, in need of restoration but thankfully saved from...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow - what a gem!!! Tucked down an alley in the East End of London, this is stepping back in time to the wonders of Music Hall architecture and atmosphere. Drinks in the Mahogany Bar, a delight is a show - stepping back into the...More

Thank JStJH
Reviewed September 6, 2018

For anyone who delights in historic theatres this is a gem: a genuine 19th century music hall theatre, saved from dereliction and demolition. We saw the ENO’s Paul Bunyan and marvelled at the acoustic. There’s a nice bar, food and drink. Read the history, see...More

Thank drjohncasson
Reviewed August 29, 2018

After years of trying to find this place I was thrilled when I discovered it was relatively easy to get to. Slightly off the beaten track and tucked away on a side street, signs direct you for some of the way. Once arriving its breath...More

Thank Beatrice-TA
Reviewed August 22, 2018

After many years I eventually got here and for a performance of 'The Daughter of the Regiment'. Fascinating old restored venue and a great operatic performance. MUCH better voices etc than I thought to find. Off there again ASAP. Thanks guys for a great evening....More

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July 25, 2018|
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Response from samanthamcdonough | Reviewed this property |
Not as far as I know but the ceilings are high and the floors are flagstones - If I was going in this weather I would probably wear lose clothing and slip my flipflops off and have my bare feet on the stones. I'm pretty sure... More
April 4, 2018|
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Response from bsandrs | Reviewed this property |
When we were there, we enjoyed an exhibition in a side room and the foyer area. We were unable to view the performance area as a rehearsal was taking place, but the staff member on the day said that, if there had been no... More
July 27, 2017|
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Response from hchambs | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, check the parking restrictions for the postcode on the local councils website ?