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“Just about my favourite place in London” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of National Theatre

National Theatre
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$49.28*
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River Thames Fast Boat Experience in London
Ranked #71 of 1,568 things to do in London
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: This is a theatre that everyone can enjoy, from the classics and spectacular musicals to new plays and special events for the entire family.
Useful Information: Wheelchair access, Bathroom facilities, Stairs / elevator, Activities for young children, Food available for purchase, Activities for older children
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“Just about my favourite place in London”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2012

Oh my - everything from the cold exterior on the south bank of the Thames, to the bustling foyer in which free performances abound, to the various productions that are on at any one time. The NT is an institution, one that I am very grateful exists. It's a great place to sit outside in the summer and take in a free show or exhibition. Inside the theatre, there are the free mini concerts (as mentioned before) and several bars, which lends it self to a quick after work catch up. I love the National - nuff said :).

Visited November 2012
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“A Well-Judged Magistrate At The National”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2012

A brilliant production, starring John Lithgow, of the Pinero farce. We took the £10 wine and a meal option beforehand and enjoyed our comfortable view from the circle. As good as always.

Visited December 2012
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“Surprisingly good food and fast service”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2012

Previous to going to the Magistrate we went to the self serve area for meals. The food was very good and they had a meal deal that included a glass of wine for 10GBP so good idea to check out what specials there are previous to going to the bar opposite the self serve area.

Visited November 2012
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London, United Kingdom
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“Great location by the Thames on the South Bank”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 18, 2012

Excellent seating, plenty of leg room, and good air con. A changing programme and day tickets often available,

Visited December 2012
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“First class theatre in a riverside setting”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2012

All three theatres are well laid out with hardly a bad seat. The company includes the best of the acting profession Productions are spectacular

Visited December 2012
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