We are extremely pleased to be partnered with the Royal Academy as they proudly present their new exhibition,The Great Spectacle: 250 Years of The Summer Exhibition  in conjunction with their 250th anniversary celebrations.

Bringing together significant artworks from the world’s longest running annual display of contemporary art,The Great Spectacle will dramatize the excitement, variety and richness of the Summer Exhibition. With pieces ranging from JMW Turner and Auguste Rodin to Winston Churchill and Tracey Emin,the show will offer visitors a fascinating, ever-changing journey from Joshua Reynolds to Wolfgang Tillmans. Experience an innovative, enlightening and visually spectacular celebration of the Academy’s first 250 years, on display in the stunning Fine Rooms at the Royal Academy from 12th June until 19th August 2018.

As part of this exclusive package, guests will receive tickets to the exhibition as well as the opportunity to enjoy world renowned Afternoon Tea at The Ritz, one of the finest British traditions, at our 7:30pm sitting. To ensure your evening has added sparkle, you will receive a complimentary glass of Champagne to accompany your delicious selection of finely cut sandwiches, freshly baked scones and wonderful pastries and teacakes.

This package is available Monday to Friday from 12th June to 19th August 2018 and includes:

  •  Tickets to ‘The Great Spectacle: 250 Years of The Summer Exhibition’ at the Royal Academy (Open from 10am-6pm Saturday – Thursday, and 10am-10pm on Fridays).
  •  A printed gallery guide.
  • Afternoon Tea at The Ritz including a glass of complimentary Champagne at the 7:30pm sitting.

Priced at £71 per person

Terms and Conditions

  • Reservations must be made in advance, pre-paid at the time of booking and are non-refundable.
  • Reservations are subject to availability.
  • The offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers or vouchers.
  • Offer valid from 12th June 2018 to 19th August 2018, Monday – Friday at the 7.30pm Afternoon Tea sitting.
  • Service charge is not included.
  • Exhibition tickets must be collected from The Ritz.
  • The exhibition tickets are valid at any time during the exhibition. Opening times of the RA: Saturday-Thursday 10am – 6pm and Friday 10am – 10pm. Please check the website for exceptional closing times.
  • Tickets cannot be refunded or exchanged
  • In the unlikely event that exhibition is at capacity upon arrival, please visit the Ticket Office or contact the RA Ticketing team at [email protected] or 020 7300 8090 for help.