Take a look around The Kia Oval, one of the oldest and most prestigious cricket fields in the world. You will have unprecedented access to this sacred ground, see the court up close, follow in the footsteps of your heroes in the locker room, and even enter the press booth. Listen closely and you’ll hear the willow echo against the leather!
Accompanied by an informed guide, this 90-minute visit reveals the history of this historical field, from its initial construction in 1845 to its use today, in which it hosts the most important tournaments such as the special Test and Ashes matches. .
You don’t want to miss out on having this sacred ground under your feet and learning about the incredible efforts dedicated to maintaining the perfect lawn. No one would have imagined that gardening was so exciting! Then you can see the spectacular stadium from the famous Peter May box and learn the meticulous construction of the cricket equipment, before entering the same locker rooms where thousands of sports legends have prepared for battle!
To end the visit, you can spend time enjoying memories of the past and present in the club museum before relaxing with a tea or coffee in the members’ pavilion. More to see and do than you can imagine!
Show the ticket on your mobile at the John Edrich Gate entrance (next to the Oval metro stop) at least 15 minutes before the start of the visit. Then they will tell you to go to the reception of the pavilion.
Children up to 5 years free of charge.
It can be canceled up to 72 hours before the day of the visit