Monument

Opéra National de Paris - Palais Garnier Member

Place de l'Opéra - 75009 Paris

Opéra - Grands Boulevards - 9e Arrondissement

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Description

A 19th-century architectural masterpiece, the Palais Garnier Opera House, built by Charles Garnier and opened in 1875, is the 13th opera house in Paris since the introduction of French opera by Louis XIV in 1669. Napoleon III commissioned it as part of the renovation works in the capital carried out under his command by Baron Haussmann. A historical monument open to visitors during the day staging opera and dance. Don't forget to admire the ceiling painted by Chagall in the main auditorium.

Architectural style

  • Napoléon III

Collections

  • Arts décoratifs
  • Histoire
  • Peinture
  • Sculpture

Epoque des collections

  • Néoclassicisme (XVIIIe - XIXe)
  • Romantisme (XVIIIe - XIXe)
  • Réalisme (XIXe)
  • Impressionnisme (XIXe)
  • Symbolisme (XIXe)

Statute

National

Services and facilities of the establishment

  • Educational activities
  • Audioguide
  • Gift shop
  • Restaurant

Languages spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Documentation in a foreign language

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Italian
  • Japanese

Audioguide

multi-langues

Educational activities

Ateliers-rencontres en famille avec sensibilisation des jeunes par les artistes du spectacle. Au cours de chaque saison, 60 représentations dont plus particulièrement destinées au "jeune public" pour initier les enfants et aux adolescents aux multiples facettes de la musique et de la danse. Parcours-jeu à télécharger pour la visite du Palais Garnier. Renseignements : jeunepublic@operadeparis.fr

Combined tickets

Billet jumelé avec la bibliothèque musée de l'Opéra. Dans les 8 jours qui suivent l'émission de votre billet d'entrée au Palais Garnier, vous bénéficiez du tarif réduit pour l'achat d'un billet : au musée Orsay, au musée Gustave-Moreau et Centre national du costume de scène de Moulins (03).

Gift shop

la librairie multimédia de 270 m² dans le pavillon Est est accessible depuis l'intérieur du bâtiment et depuis la rue Halévy. Le miel des ruches du toit de l'Opéra y est notamment vendu.

Restaurant

L'Opéra Restaurant. Réservation conseillée au +33 (0) 1 42 68 86 80

Other

  • Bookshop

Business area

Number of meeting rooms:1

Number of private rooms:7

Room hire:

The public spaces around the Palais Garnier, organised around the Grand Foyer, the Grand Escalier and the performance room, are made up of rooms and foyers that welcome cocktail evenings and galas (up to 1400 people for cocktail dinners and 900 people for dinner on the Premières loges level).

Entrance fees and modalities

Independent tour

€11, €7.50 (students, under 25s)

Guided tour

€14.50 - Upon reservation only:
- Tel: +33 (0)8 25 05 44 05 (€0.15 / min)
- Email: benedicte@cultival.fr
- www.cultival.fr/fr/opera-garnier
Possibility of tours in foreign languages upon request.

Group tour

Upon reservation only: - Tel: +33 (0)8 25 05 44 05 (€0.15 / min) - Email: benedicte@cultival.fr - www.cultival.fr/fr/opera-garnier Possibility of tours in foreign languages upon request.

Free

The unemployed and those on income benefits as well as Pass' Opéra Jeunes, Carte Culture and National French Library cardholders, (access to the reading room in the Bibliothèque Musée de l'Opéra).

Free for young people and children

Under 10s

Methods of payment

  • CB/Visa
  • Eurocard/Mastercard
  • Amex

Exceptional closure

Every day: 10am-5pm (10am-1pm on performance days) except exceptional events.
From mid-July - end of August: Open every day 10am-6pm.

Opening times

The grand staircase, the foyer, the museum, the temporary exhibition area and the auditorium (when it isn't closed for performance or technical reasons) are open for visits every day from 10am to 5pm (last entry at 4.30pm).

Opening of ticket desks

30 minutes before closing

Exceptional opening

  • Easter
  • Easter Monday
  • Ascension Day
  • 8 May
  • Whitsuntide
  • Whit Monday
  • 14 July
  • 15 August
  • 1 November
  • 11 November
  • 25 December

Voir la carte

Opéra National de Paris - Palais Garnier

Place de l'Opéra
75009 Paris
Tel.. +33 (0) 8 92 89 90 90 (0,34 € / min)
www.operadeparis.fr

  • Subway - Opéra
  • RER - Auber
  • SNCF - Gare Saint-Lazare
  • Bus - 20, 21, 22, 27, 29, 31, 39, 42, 52, 53, 66, 68, 81

Adapted to disabled people

  • Mental Mental
  • Physical Physical

Access facilities offered to disabled people

Adapted activities and workshops.

Accessibility for disabled people

- Physical impairment: visits possible (lifts available). Access to the first dressing rooms, orchestra, museum library. Shop accessible by exterior lifts.Temporary exhibitions not accessible. Disabled toilets.
- Mental disability: group guided tours (20 people maximum) with Cultival: tel. +33 (0)1 42 46 92 04.
Visit handistrict.com for a full description of accessibility at Palais Garnier, certified by the Paris Ile-de-France Comité Régional du Tourisme.

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Monument in the same district: Opéra - Grands Boulevards

Monument in the same arrondissement: 9th arrondissement

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