St. Martin's Theatre Tours
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With a history dating back to 1916, St. Martin's Theatre is among the most legendary venues in London’s West End Theater District and one of the few remaining privately owned theaters in London. Housed in a magnificent Grade II-listed building, the theater is best known as the home of the West End’s long-running play The Mousetrap.
Performances of Agatha Christie’s classic mystery The Mousetrap are held daily (except Sunday) at St. Martin's Theatre, and the beautifully restored auditorium offers an impressive but intimate setting. Theatergoers can choose between seats in the Dress Circle, Upper Circle, or Stalls. Booking tickets in advance is highly recommended.
Things to Know Before You Go
- The Mousetrap runs for about two hours and 20 minutes, including an interval.
- Drinks and snacks are available to purchase before the show and during intermission.
- The theater is wheelchair accessible; there are three steps to enter the theater, but if you inform the staff in advance, they will provide a ramp.
How to Get There
St. Martin's Theatre is located in London’s West End, between Covent Garden and Leicester Square. It’s an easy walk from many of the central attractions, and three tube stations are located nearby: Tottenham Court Road (Central and Northern Lines), Covent Garden (Piccadilly Line), and Leicester Square (Piccadilly and Northern Lines).
When to Get There
Performances of The Mousetrap are held Monday to Saturday evenings, with additional matinee performances on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday.
The Mousetrap at St. Martin’s Theatre
St. Martin’s Theatre holds the record for the longest continuously running show in the world: Agatha Christie’s murder mystery The Mousetrap. The hit show has exceeded 25,000 performances since its opening night in 1952, and David Raven holds the Guinness World Record for “Most Durable Actor” for his 4,575 performances as Major Metcalf. A total of 403 actors and actresses have appeared in the play during its 60-year run.
Address: West Street, London, England
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Recent Reviews from Experiences in London
Everything about it is appealing!
, Sep 2019
I LOVED the theatre, the play, the seats! Just all around goodness! First time in London, and first time seeing a show there, and would do it again!
Secret's safe with us!
, Sep 2019
Great time watching the mystery unravel! Great actors made for a fun evening watching The Mousetrap! And don't worry - us Texans won't tell Who Dun It!
It’s a must
, Aug 2019
We booked for tickets that garantees a full view of the stage but it was’n like that. So the classic tickets are enough. A must do definitely!
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Get caught up in one of Agatha Christie’s classic murder mysteries with a ticket to the ‘The Mousetrap’ at London’s St. Martin’s Theatre. Adapted from a story penned by the masterly Christie, this suspenseful play is the world’s longest running show, and has been transfixing audiences since its opening in 1952. Keep guessing as a group of suspicious characters, trapped in a hotel by a blizzard, are picked off by a murderer in one nerve-shredding twist after another. The final unmasking of the culprit is a legendary West End secret!
Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Should I book St. Martin's Theatre tickets in advance?
We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since St. Martin's Theatre can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund. See all 0 St. Martin's Theatre tickets and tours on Viator.
How much does it cost to visit St. Martin's Theatre 2020?
Currently, an entrance ticket to St. Martin's Theatre costs USD 73.02. Guided St. Martin's Theatre tours start around USD 73.02 per person. See all 0 St. Martin's Theatre tickets and tours on Viator.
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