Is this a theatre show?
The Lost Lending Library is an immersive and interactive theatre experience for children aged 6-11 years old around the themes of storytelling, reading and writing.
What ages is it suitable for?
The Lost Lending Library is suitable for children aged 6-11 years.
Can adults come without children?
This is an event for children who must be accompanied by an adult. Adults without children are not permitted.
Can I bring a school group?
Yes! Please see the schools section below for details and how to book.
How long is the show?
The experience runs for 50 minutes, there is no interval.
Do I need to bring anything with me?
Just yourself and a sense of curiosity.
Can I bring my toddler / baby?
Babes in arms can be admitted without a ticket, however please note there is not space for prams / push chairs in the experience. The experience is not suitable for toddlers or children under six years old.
Are there seats?
Children will be seated on the floor. Limited seating for adults will be available for those that need it.
Will there be a cloakroom available?
There is no cloakroom at the venue, please do not bring anything bulky with you. Small bags can be taken into the performance but please do not bring anything unnecessary.
What time should I arrive?
You should arrive up to 15 minutes before your performance time. Please don’t be late as you will not be admitted.
Will latecomers be admitted?
No latecomers will be admitted to the experience. If audiences need to leave the performance at any point there will be no re-admittance.
What if I need to leave the performance?
If audiences need to leave the performance at any point there will be no re-admittance.
What COVID-19 procedures will be followed?
For a full list of measures, please see Staying Safe below.
Where are my tickets?
If you ordered your tickets online, they are emailed to you after purchase. Alternately tickets are available in-person from the City of Culture shop
Where can I park my car?
There is no car parking available at Draper’s Hall. The nearest car park is Grove St Car Park, CV1 5PH, which is a five minute walk from the venue.
Can I take photos during the performance?
Please note photography and video are not permitted during the performance.