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Individual spectators

Visually impaired persons / persons with limited mobility

The Paris Opera facilitates access to its theatres for persons with reduced mobility or those who are visually impaired The Service des Relations avec le Public (Public Relations Service) devotes a special welcome to you: contact them (at least 15 days before the performance) by telephone +33 1 40 01 18 50, Monday to Thursday from 10:00am to 1:00pm and from 2:00pm to 5:00pm, or send an email to .

Visually impaired persons

Certain productions are available in audiodescription, in collaboration with the Association Accès Culture (Access Culture Association), by means of a special headset which provides a running commentary as the performance proceeds. In addition, guide-dogs are allowed into the theatres.
A reduction of 30% is granted to visually impaired people as well as to their guide.


Productions of the 2014/2015 season available in audiodescription, and prices:

LA TRAVIATA VERDI : 14th September (2:30pm), 21th September(2:30pm), 30th September (7:30pm)
2nd category: 109 € (instead of 155€)
3rd category: 95 € (instead of 135€)
4th category: 70 € (instead of100€)
6th category: 35 € at premier balcon

FAUST GOUNOD : 15th March (2:30pm), 18th March (7:30pm), 22th March (2:30pm)
2nd category: 105 € (instead of 150€)
3rd category: 91 € (instead of 130€)
4th category: 70 € (instead of de 100€)
6th category: 35 € at premier balcon

THE MAGIC FLUTE MOZART : 3rd May (2:30pm), 10th May (2:30pm), 14th May (7:30pm)
2nd category: 105 € (instead of 150€)
3rd category: 91 € (instead of 130)
4th category: 70 € (instead of 100€)
6th category: 35 € at premier balcon


Persons with limited mobility

Thanks to the adapted seating layout at the Palais Garnier and the Opera Bastille, a quota of places is reserved for persons in wheelchairs. Prior reservation is obligatory at +33 1 40 01 18 50.


People in wheelchairs, as well as their companions, receive a 20% discount on all productions in categories Optima, 2 and 4 at the Palais Garnier and categories 2, 3, 4 and 5 at the Opera Bastille.

At the Palais Garnier, wheelchair access is via the box office (at the corner of rue Scribe and rue Auber).