• Southbank Center

    Opening hours

    Please see the following pages for information on opening times for each of our venues Royal Festival Hall, Queen Elizabeth Hall, the Purcell Room, the Hayward Gallery and the Saison Poetry Library.

    Contact

    Southbank Center

    Belvedere Road,

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    Institution type

    Art Center

    Category

    • Contemporary
    • Emerging Artists

    About

    Southbank Centre is  a world-famous arts centre on the South Bank of the Thames. Created in 1951 for the Festival of Britain, Southbank Centre draws on its heritage as a festival site, with art and activities inside and outside. We encourage everyone to become involved in the arts in new and creative ways.

    We offer a wide range of cultural events. See music, dance, art, performance and spoken word events throughout the year.  Take part in free activities and events and enjoy a wide range of restaurants, cafes and shops.

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