Original Globe Theatre Location
The location of the original Globe Theatre in London was built in 1599 on the Southbank of the river Thames in Southwark, London in close proximity to the Bear Garden. The land had once been owned by the Bishop of Winchester and this estate was called the Liberty of the Clink.
The New Globe Theatre Location in London
In 1993 construction work began on the New Globe Theatre in London. The New Globe Theatre location is in Southwark, beside the River Thames, opposite St. Paul's Cathedral. The New Globe Theatre location is approximately 200 yards from the site of the original Globe theatre. On June 12th 1997 the opening of the New Globe Theatre in London was inaugurated by Her Majesty the Queen, accompanied by HRH Prince Philip.
Globe Theatre Location in London
The following Globe Theatre Map dates back to the time of William Shakespeare's London. This map of the Elizabethan Theatres in London, including the Globe Theatre, a good insight into the location of the famous theatres and their location to each other.
Globe Theatre Location
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