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Lyceum Theatre

Venue Accessibility Profile (last updated: 6 November 2017, 23:48)

Address Details

Name Lyceum Theatre
Address 21 Wellington Street
Borough Westminster
Town/City London
Post Code WC2E 7DA

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Within the congestion charging zone? Yes

Further Details

Type of venue West End Theatre
Further keywords Theatre
Venue leaflet available Yes

Contact Information

Box Office No. 020 7420 8112
Fax 020 7240 4346

Getting To

Nearest BR station and approximate distance (metres) Charing Cross
Bus information 6, 9, 11, 13, 15, 23, 77A, 91, 139, 176


On-site parking availability No
Designated disabled bays Yes
Number of disabled bays 2
Off site parking? For blue badge holders outside theatre. NCP in Drury Lane.
Best place to drop off passengers Outside theatre
Taxi services

Main Entrance

Level Access No
Steps to Main Entrance 3
Steps Highlighted? No
Door Type Double
Door Opening Outward

More Accessible Alternative Entrance

Level Access Ramped
Ramp Gradient Regulatory
Steps Highlighted? No
Door Type Double
Door Opening Outward
Further Entrance Notes The corridor from alternative entrance to back of stalls is long and sloped. The patrons can rest by the 2 disabled toilets half way down the corridor on the left.
Location of alternative entrance Through a double EXIT door to the left-hand side as you face the theatre.

Access Inside

Number of steps between each floor 7 steps to stalls.12 steps to the landing for Royal Circle and 20 more steps from this point. Grand Circle entrance on Wellington Street up 85 steps
Are the steps highlighted? Yes
Are there any handrails? Two side
Location of accessible fire exits and refuges Alternative Entrance

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible screens/areas Some areas
Accessibility restrictions Yes; 8

Wheelchair and Scooter Users

Floor surfaces Carpet

Limited Mobility

Staff will assist Yes

Facilities for Hearing Impaired

Induction loop available Yes
Infra-red system available Yes
Locations of induction loops / infra red systems Loop in Box Office Infra-red in confectionary kiosk
Details of signed events Yes
Can a member of staff sign? Yes

Services for Visually Impaired

Are audio described tours available? Yes, frequently
Are touch tours available? Yes, incorporated with vocal eyes.
Magnifiers available for loan On request
Torches available for loan Yes
Magnifiers available for loan On request
Magnifiers available for loan On request

Information Formats

Braille No
Large print On request (prior to visit)
Tape No

Guide Dogs

Are guide dogs welcome? Yes
Guide dogs can remain with owner Yes
Restrictions Yes
Information and restrictions relating to guide dogs Front of House staff to dog sit


Availability Restaurant:
Location Stalls, Royal Circle and Grand Circle
Accessibility No seats
Can carrying assistance be provided? Yes
Refreshments service offered Self service
Movable seating available? No


Location Merchendise kiosk in stalls bar and upper foyer stalls
Wheelchair accessible Yes
Staff will assist Yes

Toilets and Phones

Adapted toilets Male: Yes
Female: Yes
Location of toilets By the entrance to the stalls
Unavoidable steps to one or more of the above Yes
Use of private phone available if necessary Yes

Seating, Concessions and Activities

Available concessions All disabled people
Wheelchair users


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