His Majesty’s Theatre is one of only two so named in the world. It’s an opulent, awe-inspiring Frank Matcham designed theatre, a national treasure, with a breathtaking auditorium.

Address

Rosemount Viaduct
Aberdeen
AB25 1GL

Location

Venue location
On Rosemount Viaduct that runs parallel to Union Street in at the heart of the city centre.

Transport

Parking information
3 disabled spaces on Union Terrrace, Denburn Car Park at rear.
Taxi information
Taxi rank on Back Wynd.
Bus/Tram information
Outside 3 Union St or near 1,2,9,12,14,16,17,19,21,23.
Train
Aberdeen Station 0.5 miles South.

Venue map

Venue access information

Access to all areas via lift except balcony.

Accessible toilets all areas except balcony.

Low Box Office counter with loop.

9 wheelchair spaces via lift and easy access seating all areas except balcony.

Lighting levels dim at rear of stalls.


Access service information

Audio Description information
Loop - Do not book under balconies. Reserve head sets for audio description at Box Office and collect from foyer. Meet at Box Office for touch tour.
BSL Interpretation information
Optimum seating position: Front stalls. Seats for captioned and BSL performances are held up to a week before the performance.
Captioning information
Optimum seating position: Mid Stalls or Dress Circle.

Events at His Majesty's Theatre

  • Scottish Opera - La traviata

    Audio Described icon
    Thursday 1st Jun 2023, 7.15pm
    Giuseppe Verdi’s heart rending tragedy has inspired countless retellings, including cult favourite films Pretty Woman and Moulin Rouge!
    Presented by: Scottish Opera
    Price(s): £23-£67
    Audio Description information
    Audio Describer(s): Scottish Opera
    Touch Tour: 6pm
    Loop - Do not book under balconies. Reserve head sets for audio description at Box Office and collect from foyer. Meet at Box Office for touch tour.
  • Dear Billy

    BSL Interpreted icon
    Friday 17th May, 7.30pm
    Gary McNair turns moving and hilarious tales about Billy Connolly into a special show celebrating the Big Yin and what he means to us.
    Price(s): £16 - £38
    BSL interpretation information
    BSL Interpreter(s): Karen Forbes
    Optimum seating position: Front stalls. Seats for captioned and BSL performances are held up to a week before the performance.
  • Dear Billy

    Audio Described iconCaptioned icon
    Saturday 18th May, 2.30pm
    Gary McNair turns moving and hilarious tales about Billy Connolly into a special show celebrating the Big Yin and what he means to us.
    Price(s): £16 - £38
    Audio Description information
    Audio Describer(s): Chris McKiddie
    Loop - Do not book under balconies. Reserve head sets for audio description at Box Office and collect from foyer. Meet at Box Office for touch tour.
    Captioning information
    Captions by Andrew Howell
  • La traviata

    Audio Described icon
    Saturday 1st Jun, 7.15pm
    Giuseppe Verdi’s heart rending tragedy has inspired countless retellings, including cult favourite films Pretty Woman and Moulin Rouge!
    Presented by: Scottish Opera
    Price(s): £23-£67
    Audio Description information
    Audio Describer(s): Scottish Opera
    Touch Tour: 6pm
    Loop - Do not book under balconies. Reserve head sets for audio description at Box Office and collect from foyer. Meet at Box Office for touch tour.