The Lion King Theater Show London

London, England (150)


The Lion King is a theatrical show that was first performed in London in 1997. The show is based on the Disney animated film of the same name and tells the story of Simba, a young lion who is forced to leave his home and journey to the jungle to take on Mufasa, his father, and restore order to the kingdom. The Lion King has been performed around the world and has become one of the most popular theatrical shows in history. The Lion King is a visually stunning show that is full of action and adventure. The story is full of heartwarming moments and is sure to leave audiences feeling emotionally attached to the characters. The Lion King is a show that is sure to entertain audiences of all ages and is a must-see for anyone who is a fan of Disney movies or theatrical shows.


Tour Duration: 150 min

The Lion King Theater Show London

The Academy-award winning Disney film 'The Lion King', is brought to life in spectacular fashion in London's West End! Disney's phenomenally successful 1994 animated feature has been transformed into a spectacular stage musical with outstanding music and lyrics by Tim Rice and Elton John. 'The Lion King' is the popular story of the young lion cub Simba, as he struggles to accept the responsibilities of adulthood and his destined role as king.

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  • Hotel pickup and drop off

Points Of Interest

  • minutes: Make your own way to the Lyceum Theatre in the heart of London’s theater district, and take your seat for this phenomenal, award-laden musical show. Played out against the majestic Serengeti Plains and to the spellbinding rhythms of Africa, this adaptation of Disney's beloved animated movie will thrill and entertain all ages from curtain up to the very last encore. Trace the fortunes of wide-eyed lion cub Prince Simba as he battles his wicked uncle to return to the land of his ancestors, all set to life-affirming music by Tim Rice and Elton John. As you follow Simba’s incredible adventures, marvel at the exhilarating sets, vivid colors and stunning special effects — it’s a feast for the senses in every way! 

Additional Information

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Minimum age is 6 years
  • Children under 3 years of age are not permitted to enter the theater
  • Wheelchair locations are available on a request basis only
  • Children under 3 years of age are not permitted to enter the Lyceum Theatre. The Lion King is recommended for ages 6 and up. All persons aged 16 or under must be accompanied by an adult and may not sit on their own within the auditorium. All persons entering the theatre, regardless of age, must have a ticket.”
  • Please visit the venue's website to ensure you're up to date with any Covid-19 entry requirements and protocols for your show. This venue encourages the wearing of face masks