Discover Albertopolis

Thanks to Prince Albert, Exhibition Road became the arts and science hub it is today. Discover more about his life and his contribution to culture at the Festival. 

All Ages
Performance

Albert's band

Join the Royal Albert Hall’s very own Albert’s Band as they parade through Exhibition Road – spreading New Orleans street party vibes as they go!

All Ages
Zone

Albertopolis tent

The German National Tourist Office presents Germany 200 years after Albert’s birthday showcasing innovation in art and science,

All Ages
Performance

Brass revolution!

Think you know brass music? Think again. Experience the innovation, playfulness and spirit of brass from original Victorian instruments to today's big brass funk sound.

Age 12+
Tour

Designing the V&A tour

Trace the history of the V&A through the visionary architects, designers, artists and museum directors who have created one of the best loved museum buildings in the world.

Adults
Workshop

German taster sessions

Willkommen am Goethe-Institut London! Learn your first German sentences in 25 minutes and see how easy and fun a new language can be.

Workshop
Adults

Online German taster sessions

Guten Tag, Goethe-Institut London! If you’ve ever wanted to learn German, our online courses might be for you. Join us for a taster session and find out what our online learning courses are all about.

All Ages
Tour

Open days at the Goethe-Institut

Get to know the Goethe-Institut London, the cultural institute of the Federal Republic of Germany with a global reach. Join us for a weekend of fun, culture, language and a lot of surprises!

All Ages
Exhibition

Explore the Exhibition of 1851

Discover the original Great Exhibition Festival!