Battle of Ideas 2019 Tickets

You can now buy discounted ‘Early Bird’ tickets for the Battle of Ideas Festival 2019, which will take place at the Barbican on Saturday 2 & Sunday 3 November. Buy day tickets here and weekend tickets here.

Weekend rate

Early Bird Standard ticket – £90
Early Bird concession ticket – £40
Early Bird AoI associate ticket – £55
Early Bird AoI associate concession ticket – £35
Camelot Student Champion 2019
(for full-time students) – £25
School pupils – £20
(see free tickets offer below)

Day rates
(Saturday or Sunday)

Standard ticket – £50
Standard concession ticket – £25
Standard AoI associate ticket – £35
AoI associate concession ticket – £20
School pupils – £10
(see free tickets offer below)

We are offering current undergraduate and postgraduate students a limited number of Camelot Student Champion 2019 weekend tickets for the early bird rate of just £25 – a saving of 40% on the normal concession rate. Don’t delay – these special-offer tickets sell out fast.

To take advantage of this offer, use the Barbican link above and select Student Champion at the discounts page.

Together with the Hargrave Foundation, we are delighted to make the following special offer to school pupils: a free day-ticket to the Battle of Ideas festival, for either Saturday 2 or Sunday 3 November. And if you want to attend the whole weekend you can do so for just £10 for the other day!

Just email stating which day you would like to attend free, the name of your school and give a postal address to send your free ticket to.


For any enquiries please contact Geoff Kidder:
T: +44 (0) 20 7269 9220