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The Royal Institution

The Royal Institution is an independent charity dedicated to creating opportunities to discover, discuss and critically examine science and the way in which it shapes the world around us. Anyone can become a member of the Ri. Become part of a community of like-minded individuals who share the Ri's mission and get discounts on a range of events and activities!


Our theatre is on the first floor and there is step-free access from the street via lift. The closest underground station is Green Park, which is step-free. There is space at floor level in the theatre for wheelchair users. 

Seating is usually unreserved for our events. If you and your group require seating reservations, please let us know by email and we will be more than happy to help. Email:

Carers can receive a free ticket to an event by emailing

Our theatre is equipped with an Audio Induction Loop.