A must for fans of Shakespeare and British tradition, treat yourself to a Midsummer Night’s Dream themed afternoon tea in the Swan restaurant and a tour of Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre.

Admire views of the fabulous River Thames whilst you are served:

  • Savoury treats and sandwiches including: herb fed lemon chicken with pea flower, wild mushroom whipped truffle cheese tart, and smoked salmon with grape mustard and dill pancakes
  • A tasty selection of sweets, such as: chocolate and violet chouquettes, lemon and rose cake, and the most famous afternoon tea item of them all, the traditional scone, served with clotted cream and midsummer jam


The Swan at Shakespeare’s Globe, 21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, London SE1 9DT

Globe Theatre Tour time: 

Monday - Saturday: 12pm

Sunday: 11pm

Afternoon tea time:

Monday - Saturday: 1pm

Sunday: 12pm

Please note:

Prices are per person, please enter the number of people who are attending. When you book this afternoon tea, you will receive an email confirming payment from VisitBritain Shop and a separate confirmation of preferred date and time from The Swan at Shakespeare’s Globe within 1-2 business days.

This product is sold by VisitBritain and is provided by our supplier, The Shakespeare's Globe Trust.