Concerts & Operas

Guided tour of Palais Garnier

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Availability: Every day
Duration: 1 hour 20 minutes
Language: English , French , Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Discover the Palais Garnier, the site of Paris’s National Opera and one of the capital’s most significant architectural gems
  • Explore the Opera Museum-Library, the Grand Escalier, the Salons de la Lune et du Soleil as well as the temporary exhibitions
  • Admire the sumptuous decoration, the overall magnificence and the variety of materials of this wonderful architectural treat
What to expect

Experience the Palais Garnier, the site of Paris’s National Opera and one of the capital’s most significant (but least visited) architectural gems.

Your expert tour guide will show you the Opera Museum-Library, the Grand Escalier (a magnificent stairway), the Grand-Foyer and Avant-Foyer, the Salons de la Lune et du Soleil (the Moon and Sun Halls) and the Rotonde du Glacier with its luxurious tapestries, as well as the temporary exhibitions

The sumptuous decoration, the overall magnificence and the variety of materials used in the interior of the Palais Garnier will take your breath away. It’s a wonderful architectural treat for when you’re tired of seeing all the usual sites

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What's included
  • Entrance ticket
  • Guided visit
  • Earphones
What's not included
  • Backstage tour of the Opera Garnier
  • Personal expenses
  • Transportation
  • Tips
Reduced price
  • Children (5-10): reduced (proof of identity required)
  • Student (-26):reduced (proof of identity required)
Where

Opéra Garnier, 8 Rue Scribe, 75009 Paris, France.

Meeting point:

The visitors entrance is located at the junction of rue Scribe and rue Auber. Present this voucher at the "Guided Tours" counter at least 30 minutes prior to tour departure. Warning: the access to the guided visit will be not at the main entrance but on left side of the Opera, in front of 1 rue Auber

What to remember
  • Access to the auditorium depends on the performance and rehearsal schedule
  • The tour itinerary can be modified on the day of the tour without prior notice
  • No wheelchair access for this tour
  • The tour is not available for children under 5 years old
  • Tour in group up to 25 people maximum
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When
  • Every day
  • To see the exact timetable, please check the calendar
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.
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