Access

We aim to ensure that Wigmore Hall is accessible to all. If you have any access-related queries or comments, please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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Bronze Charter Mark from Attitude is Everything

AIE BronzeAwardLogoAttitude is Everything improves deaf and disabled people's access to live music by working in partnership with audiences, artists and the music industry to implement a Charter of Best Practice across the UK.

Wigmore Hall has been awarded the Bronze Standard Charter of Best Practice for showing continuing commitment to venue access on behalf of its customers and performers.

Wheelchair Users and Visitors who have a mobility impairment

The ground floor of Wigmore Hall is fully wheelchair-accessible. There is level access from Wigmore Street into the Auditorium. The restaurant and lower ground floor facilities are accessible by lift. There is a fully accessible toilet on the lower ground floor. Please note there are 24 steps up to balcony level with a landing at 12 steps, and the balcony is not accessible by lift.

The Restaurant and lower ground floor facilities are accessible by lift. There are 20 steps down to the lower ground floor with two landings after 5 and 10 steps.

There are a number of wheelchair spaces in the Auditorium; these are sold with a 30% discount on the standard ticket price and the discount is also extended to a personal assistant/carer, if needed.

Access discounts are only available for customers who have joined our Access List. Having joined our list, customers can purchase discounted seats online, in person and by phone.

Once registered on our Access List, wheelchair users will be able to view any available wheelchair spaces; these are situated at the rear of the Auditorium, in Row Y. Three seats are available directly in front (in Row X) as a companion seat. Alternatively, companions are also welcome to select any other available seat in the Stalls.

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Visitors who are deaf or have a hearing impairment

Wigmore Hall is equipped with a loop to help hearing aid users receive clear sound without background noise. Patrons can use this facility by switching their hearing aids to ‘T’. A loop is also installed at the Box Office window.

Visitors are welcome to take hearing dogs into the Auditorium, or you can leave your dog to be cared for in a designated area by a member of Wigmore Hall staff while you enjoy the performance.

If you would like this service, please inform the Box Office staff when you make your booking, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. If you would prefer to enjoy the performance with your dog by your side, we can advise you on which seat(s) to book.

Visitors who are Blind or Partially-Sighted

Visitors are welcome to take guide dogs into the Auditorium, or you can leave your dog to be cared for in a designated area by a member of Wigmore Hall staff while you enjoy the performance.

If you would like this service, please inform the Box Office staff when you make your booking, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. If you would prefer to enjoy the performance with your dog by your side, we can advise you on which seat(s) to book.

If you have joined our Access List, and are booking online, please select a seat/seats adjacent to an aisle, so that your dog can sit in the aisle. Should aisle seats not be available at the time of booking, please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we will do our best to accommodate your needs.

Facilities for Families

Family Arts StandardsWigmore Hall is proud to meet the Family Arts Standards, reflecting its commitment to offering family-friendly events and spaces. Look out for the Fantastic for Families logo, which highlights events that are ideal for the family.

Re-Admittance

We will do our very best to accomodate those needing to leave the Auditorium during a performance due to a medical need. Depending on availability and the nature of the performance, this may mean temporary re-seating in a seat near the rear of the Hall until a suitable pause.

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Wheelchair Loan

We have a wheelchair to lend to members of the public to assist access to Wigmore Hall and the Auditorium. Please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call the Box Office on 020 7935 2141 to reserve in advance.