Eventim Apollo London

45 Queen Caroline Street, W6 9QH London

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The Eventim Apollo is a major live venue located in Hammersmith, London. It is one of the most iconic and well loved live venues in the UK, with a rich history of entertaining crowds. A night out at the Eventim Apollo is always very special.

Designed by Robert Cromie in Art Deco style,The Eventim Apollo opened in 1932 as the Gaumont Palace Cinema, being renamed the Hammersmith Odeon in 1962. It became a Grade II listed building in 1990.The fully restored Compton organ, used in its cinema days in the 1930s, is still found at the Eventim Apollo which has also become a favourite place formassive live Comedy shows.

Highlights from the Eventim Apollo's glittering history include 38 Beatles gigs from 1964-1965, David Bowie's last gig as Ziggy Stardust in 1973 and several concerts by Queen in the late 1970's.The venue has also starred in various music DVDs from the likes of Robbie Williams, Kylie Minogue and Kings Of Leon.

Aside from music the Eventim Apollo hosts a top-notch line-up of comedy, dance and kids shows from the biggest and best names in the business, from 'Riverdance' to Russell Brand to SpongeBob Square Pants. The Apollo is also the eponymous venue in the BBC stand-up comedy series Live at the Apollo.

With a mixed standing seated capacity of over 3500 and 5000 for all standing the Eventim Apollo remains one of London’s legendary venues. Eventim is the official ticket retailer for the Eventim Apollo.


Within the Eventim Apollo all children aged 14s and under need to be accompanied by an adult (over 18) and advised to be in the seated areas only as their view may be restricted in the standing areas. Children under the age of two years are not admitted for adult shows.

If the show is not specifically aimed at an adult-only audience, children of any age are admitted (14s and under need to be accompanied by an adult) to the Eventim Apollo providing they can sit up straight in a seat and that the parent is confident the child is well behaved enough not to be a distraction for other members of the audience.

Age Restrictions

14s and under need to be accompanied by an adult (over 18) and advised to be in the seated areas only as view may be restricted in the standing areas.

For all shows, children under the age of two years are not permitted and accompanying adults will be asked to remove any noisy children. If any discounts are available for children the maximum age to qualify is 16 years unless specified otherwise.

Where age restrictions apply customer may be asked to produce ID.

Camera Policy

The use of cameras, video and/or sound recording equipment by you within the Eventim Apollo is prohibited and such items may not be permitted into the Venue except with our express written consent.

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First Aid Kit Plus Kimberley Anne

First Aid Kit Plus Kimberley A...

Eventim Apollo
27/01/15 / 19:30

The Swedish indie/folk duo First Aid Kit will bring their harmonious voices and country-influenced tunes to the E...

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Jessie J

Eventim Apollo
29/01/15 / 19:00

Jessie J embarks on a UK tour in 2015.

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Kings Of Rnb

Eventim Apollo
30/01/15 / 19:00

RnB legends Joe, Tank, Ginuwine & 112

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Jason Mraz and Raining Jane

Eventim Apollo
08/02/15 / 19:00

Jason Mraz and Raining Jane

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Elbow Plus Support Jolie Holland

Eventim Apollo
10/02/15 / 19:00

Elbow will play a series of intimate shows at the Eventim Apollo in February. Buy Elbow tickets at Eventim.

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Eventim Apollo London
4.4 (512 Reviews)
Acoustics & sight lines
On-site service

Selected reviews for this venue:

Frank Reunaldo REUNBROUCK, 03/12/14
Fantastic venue ! Worth coming over from Belgium ! Not over-crowded. Nice talking while having a drink.
Gary Numan (03/12/14) - LOUD AND CLEAR !
I came from Ostend, Belgium, to the event with my brother, as we were here also at the last passage from Gary (then the Hammersmith Odeon). Our hope was that he kept his promis to make it a long show with everything in it. Well, he played everything in a well organised show and as we wanted it : LOUD and CLEAR ! Till the next time Gary !
GaryB, 02/12/14
Gary Numan (02/12/14) - Lost MY voice too!
What a fantastic evening. Despite Garys vocal problems he provided us with a first class show, mixing old and new songs and the crowd loved every single minute of it I am so pleased that I was able to be there to witness it first hand Thank You Gary
Tony C, 02/12/14
Gary Numan (02/12/14) - Wow- Truly Amazing Night-Numan you are a legend
Gary Numans return to the Apollo certainly did not disappoint. Despite Garys cold, loss of voice the day before and his own self confessed stress trying to get fit on the day to perform the gig was amazing. In a smouldering atmosphere 23 tunes + were delivered with terrific energy accompanied by a spectacular light show. Having seen Numan live seven or eight times this topped the lot as his best gig ever.
Address: Eventim Apollo
45 Queen Caroline Street, W6 9QH London
Public transport
To the Eventim Apollo

Nearest Tube: Hammersmith (Piccadilly, District and Hammersmith & City lines). The station is wheelchair accessible.

Buses: The number 9, 10, 27, 33, 419, 72, H91, 190, 211, 220, 267, 283, 295 and 391 all go to Hammersmith bus station. The station is wheelchair accessible.

Taxis: Black cabs available outside Hammersmith tube station.

For the latest London travel information visit Transport For London or text TFL to 60835.


The Eventim Apollo does not have any parking spaces and we would advise customers not to drive and park in the surrounding areas due to it being mostly residential areas and car crime being at a current high. It is possible to drop off directly outside the venue on Queen Caroline Street.

The nearest 24-hour car park is located behind the Kings Mall and accommodates 1000 cars. The car park can be entered up until 20:00 and cars can be collected anytime. Novotel London West, located 3 to 5 minutes walk from the Apollo offers great and secured car park facilities. Up to 240 bays are available on a first come first served basis.

For information regarding Blue Badge holders' parking please visit the LB Hammersmith & Fulham website.


To book access requirement tickets for Eventim Apollo please contact the venue 10am – 5pm Monday to Friday direct on 0208 563 3800 Spaces are limited and will be sold on a first come first served basis.

There are no specific areas of the venue that facilitate access for the ambulant disabled, however there are several seats which can be accessed by patrons using crutches, sticks or walking frames. Please call 0208 563 3800 before booking your tickets for more information.

This venue offers a limited amount of free companion tickets per show, these are available on a first come first served basis by contacting the venue directly (max one per disabled patron). These are limited in availability so customers will need to contact the venue as soon as possible to arrange. Companion ticket holders should be able to meet the needs and assist the person they are accompanying in the event of an emergency.

If a promoter has a guest with accessibility requirements they will need to contact the box office before hand to ensure we have suitable seating available for them on the night of the show. COLLECTIONS: All accessibility tickets are for collection on the day of the event and can be collected anytime from 4pm.

Eventim Apollo’s two accessible platforms are located at the back of the stalls area. The platforms can each accommodate up to 8 access ticket holders and their companions.

The main floor of the auditorium slopes away from the access platform to provide a clear view of the stage above seated and standing patrons.

For customers who wish to use the circle we also reserve four seats in the front row of the circle for all stalls standing events. These seats are held until all other provision within the circle area is sold out, at which point they will be placed on general release. For some events, customers may stand in the circle meaning an unrestricted view cannot be guaranteed. Security are unable to stop audience members from standing during events.

There is an access ramp at the front entrance of the building or 2 steps from the street into the venue. The foyer and bar area into the auditorium is step free. The circle seating area is only accessible via steps. Unfortunately there is no lift to the circle area.

There are:
• 30 steps from the main entrance to the circle foyer.
• 10 steps from the circle foyer to circle auditorium entrance.
• 12 steps from circle auditorium entrance Row F to A.
• 39 steps from circle auditorium entrance Row G to Z and rear circle standing.

For example, if you have a seat in row F of the circle there are a total of 52 steps.

The venue has a hearing loop system that covers the majority of the Stalls, plus blocks 8,9 and 10 in the Circle. Amplification headphones and neck loops are available for a refundable deposit of £5. Please speak to Box Office staff upon arrival to collect a unit.

Guide dogs are welcome into the venue and our staff are happy to look after them during the performance. If you are bringing a guide dog, please call 0208 563 3800 to inform the venue in advance.

There are 2 located at the rear of the stalls by the house left disabled access platform. The Disabled Access toilet has been fitted with a RADAR lock; please bring your key with you to access the toilet. If you do not own a RADAR key, please ask the staff member who is assigned to the Disabled Access ramps for the key.

The box office has an induction loop system and is of an accessible height.