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Performance Gift Certificate

On the occasion of a birthday, Christmas and New Year, Saint Valentine's Day, Mother's Day, a retirement, or any other special event, share your passion for opera and ballet by offering a gift certificate for a performance at the Opéra national de Paris.

You know neither the availability nor the tastes of the recipient? The gift certificate may be freely used by its beneficiary to book an opera, a ballet or a concert.
Priced at €45, €70, €95, €115, €155, €180 or €195, the gift certificate is valid for one year from its date of purchase. It may be used to buy one or more seats, for an amount equal to or greater than its face value, at any performance that is on sale during the validity of the certificate.

When a gift certificate is issued, it is accompanied by a mini-brochure for the current season and an explanatory leaflet. The certificate is also available in a version that may be printed at home. The gift certificate is a means of payment. It does not provide access to the auditorium.



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How to buy a performance gift certificate?


The performance gift certificate, valid for one year from its date of purchase, is on sale as follows:

At the box office

- At the Opéra Bastille, 130 rue de Lyon - 75012 Paris (Bastille metro station, lines 1, 5, 8) Monday to Saturday, from 2:30pm to 6:30pm (except holidays)
- At the Palais Garnier, corner of rue Scribe and rue Auber - 75009 Paris (Opéra metro station, lines 3, 7, 8) Monday to Saturday, from 11:30am to 6:30pm (except holidays)

By telephone

By calling 08 92 89 90 90 (€0.34 / minute) or +33 1 71 25 24 23 from outside France, Monday to Friday, from 9:00am to 6:00pm, and Saturday from 9:00am to1:00pm (except holidays).

Via internet

Please click here .

You can print your gift certificate yourself from your personal space on operadeparis.fr.
If you wish to receive it by mail, a small supplement is added to your order to cover administrative costs.

Conditions of use

You are the beneficiary of a gift certificate? Discover here how to make use of it.


Gift certificates purchased before April 14th 2013


For a predetermined value of €40, €70, €90, €115, €155 or €180, the performance gift certificate may be used to purchase one or more seats, for an amount equal to or greater than its face value, for performances on sale up to 30/09/2013 at the Opéra Bastille or at the Palais Garnier, subject to availability. It is possible to cumulate several gift certificates to buy one or more seats for a performance. Neither a credit note nor change can be given. No refund will be made in the event that the certificate has not been used before September 30th 2013, for whatever reason.


Gift certificates purchased from April 15th 2013 onwards


For a predetermined value of €45, €70, €95, €115, €155, €180 or €195, the performance gift certificate may be used to purchase one or more seats, for an amount equal to or greater than its face value, for performances on sale during the certificate’s period of validity (see the expiry date printed thereon), at the Opéra Bastille or at the Palais Garnier, subject to availability.

How to use your performance gift certificate?


1.    Consult the list of performances in the 2014-2015 season

2.    Select your performance after having checked that it is already on sale, choose the performance date and your seating category, for a total amount equal to or greater than the value of your gift certificate.

3.    With your gift certificate to hand, you may book one or more seats at a performance :

> At the box office from Monday to Saturday (except holidays)
- at the Opéra Bastille, 130 rue de Lyon, 75012 Paris (Bastille métro station lines 1, 5, 8) from 2:30pm to 6:30pm;
- at the Palais Garnier, corner of rue Scribe et rue Auber, 75009 Paris (Opéra métro station lines 3, 7, 8) from 11:30am to 6:30pm;
> By telephone, on calling 08 92 89 90 90 (€0.34 / minute) Monday to Friday, from 9:00am to 6:00pm, and Saturday from 9:00am to1:00pm (except holidays), quoting your gift certificate number to the customer advisor;
> On internet, quoting the gift certificate code at the "Summary" step of your booking, in the box provided for this purpose (see the picture opposite).
 
 

You can print your performance tickets yourself from your personal space on operadeparis.fr, or you may decide to receive them by ordinary post (3 € supplement to cover administrative costs), or by registered letter (€ 7.50).

It is possible to cumulate several gift certificates to buy one or more seats for a performance. Neither a credit note nor change can be given.

If the value of the gift certificate is less than the amount of the seats being purchased, you can use another means of payment to cover the difference.

The sale of seats by means of a gift certificate is nominative. .

The Opéra national de Paris does not guarantee the availability of seats for the performance chosen by the holder of the gift certificate.

The gift certificate is a means of payment. It does not provide access to the auditorium. It must be used in payment for tickets for one or more seats at the performance.

In the case of loss or theft of a gift certificate, no duplicate will be issued and no refund or credit note will be given. No refund will be made in the event that the certificate has not been used before the expiry date printed thereon.

The season’s General Terms of Sale (latest updated version) are applicable to performance tickets that have been purchased by means of a gift certificate.