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
Exhibition

Queen Victoria exhibitions at Kensington Palace

Explore a different perspective on the life and legacy of one of our most famous monarchs, Queen Victoria.

Family
Tour

Albertopolis tours

Join us for a short tour up Exhibition Road and discover the story of London’s arts and science district. We will introduce you to ‘Albertopolis’ and some hidden gems along the way.

All Ages
Exhibition

Explore the Exhibition of 1851

Discover the original Great Exhibition Festival!

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!

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.

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.

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.

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.

All Ages
Exhibition

German National Tourist Office Experience

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

Adults
Talk

The journey of Prince Albert

A talk about Albert's ancestral home, the Friedenstein Palace in Gotha, with a focus on portraiture and family history.