The Main entrance at Silk Street is ramped and lifts give access to all levels. All our venues have seating for wheelchair users - please inform us of any access requirements on booking. There are three wheelchairs for visitors' use, subject to availability; these can be pre-booked by calling the Box Office on 020 7638 8891.
An induction loop is provided in the Concert Hall and Cinema. Visitors with hearing aids can make use of this facility by switching their hearing aid to the 'T' position. A radio network system is provided in the Theatre and Pit - visitors with hearing impairments may benefit from this facility. Headsets can be collected from Theatre Stalls Right prior to performance.
Silver Charter Mark from Attitude is Everything Attitude is Everything improves Deaf and disabled people's access to live music by working in partnership with audiences, artists and the music industry to implement a Charter of Best Practice across the UK. The Barbican Centre has demonstrated an ongoing commitment to improving accessibility by going beyond equality law and achieving best practice by attaining silver level.
Music Large Print Programmes Barbican Promoted Events & BBC Symphony Orchestra: large print programmes are available on request. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your request at least one week before the concert date. Your programme will be ready for collection from the Level -1 Box Office one hour before the concert.
LSO: large print programmes are available on the night of the concert. Please go to the Level -1 Box Office.
Assistance dogs may be taken into the auditoria or left with a member of staff. Adapted WCs are provided on Levels -2, -1, G, 1, 2, 3 & 4.