Backstage Tour

Book your Backstage Tour with our Box Office

The Theatre On Wheels: A True Tale Of Grit And Determination!


The Century Theatre, built after the second world war as a travelling theatre, is completely unique.


Hear the fascinating history and amazing engineering involved in the construction of this incredible venue, and take a look behind the scenes.


The tour takes the form of a slide show, history talk and archive film, showing how the structure works.


The total length of a tour varies according to the groups, but usually about 2 hours.


To book your visit, email century.theatre@leics.gov.uk to discuss your groups visit and requirements. Formal groups or groups of friends are all welcome. Minimum of 5.


The tour price is £6 per person and includes a hot drink and a biscuit. We can also offer cream tea or a light buffet for groups of anything up to 40. Please enquire for prices.


We look forward to seeing you!


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