The Opera Garnier Day tour

Opera Garnier - Paris

  • Type : Guided tour
  • Duration : 1h20
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Led by a tour guide, you will be amazed by the rich architecture and decor of the Palais Garnier.
Your visit will begin with the “Rotonde des Abonnes” (Members’ Rotunda) which was formerly used to welcome the audience, and where you will be able to discover the unique signature of the architect Charles Garnier amongst the arabesques.

The mysterious Prophetess Pythia will greet you before you take the majestic “Grand Escalier” (Main Staircase), which brings you to the auditorium, the lounges and the foyers. The abundant decor, the splendour of the various foyers and the variety of materials used will take your breath away. The numerous paintings and sculptures allow the Palais Garnier to be not only a theatre but also a museum at the same time.

# WARNING : BECAUSE OF NEW SECURITY (...)

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Min. billing : 1 per person - Max per group : 30 per person
Adult : €15.50 per person
Child (-10years) : €8.50 per person
Student (-26years) : €11.00 per person

Private tour : From €293 / / group onwards
Private guide for a VIP tour

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For preferential rates related to age, proof of identity will be required. Access may be refused in case of non compliance with the age limits.

Good to Know

# WARNING : BECAUSE OF NEW SECURITY MEASURES, IT IS REQUESTED TO ALL THE VISITORS TO COME 30 MINUTES BEFORE THE START OF THE VISIT. #

The Palais Garnier, being a show site, for technical or artistic reasons, we cannot guarantee systematic access to the Auditorium.
A proof of identity will be required as a deposit for earphones.
For security reason no left luggage is available at the Opera Garnier.

Description Guided tour Opera Garnier

Led by a tour guide, you will be amazed by the rich architecture and decor of the Palais Garnier.
Your visit will begin with the “Rotonde des Abonnes” (Members’ Rotunda) which was formerly used to welcome the audience, and where you will be able to discover the unique signature of the architect Charles Garnier amongst the arabesques.

The mysterious Prophetess Pythia will greet you before you take the majestic “Grand Escalier” (Main Staircase), which brings you to the auditorium, the lounges and the foyers. The abundant decor, the splendour of the various foyers and the variety of materials used will take your breath away. The numerous paintings and sculptures allow the Palais Garnier to be not only a theatre but also a museum at the same time.

# WARNING : BECAUSE OF NEW SECURITY MEASURES, IT IS REQUESTED TO ALL THE VISITORS TO COME 45 MINUTES BEFORE THE START OF THE VISIT DURING AUGUST. #

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"L’Opera Garnier"
Reviewed 12/04/2018 by Ron C
Our tour guide was Rita De Cloe, she was Fantastic! Rita provided an excellent historical and informative overview! Highly recommend her.

"Palais Garnier par Rita de Cloe"
Reviewed 23/11/2017 by DhaRanger
Wonderful guided visit of the Palais Garnier by our amazing guide Rita. She took us around and showed us all sorts of wonderful spots, giving us context and history behind each story. Really enjoyed...

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Informations Opera Garnier

  • Address

    Opera Garnier

    1, rue auber

    75009 Paris

  • Access

    Metro: Opéra (L3, L7, L8), Auber (RER A)

    Bus: 21, 22, 27, 29, 42, 53, 66, 68, 81, 95

  • Practical information

    Disabled access

    Bar inside

    Taxi stand

    Parking

    Restaurant

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