Due to the event, the Palais Garnier will close at 2pm (last access at 12pm) instead of 5pm.

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Major partners of the Paris Opera’s 350th anniversary

Major partners of
the Paris Opera’s 350th anniversary

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Abbé Perrin (Director of...

Decree concerning performances -1780

N°1302. – DECREE concerning performances Versailles, April 2, 1780 (R.S.C)

“His Majesty expressly forbids any individual, of any rank and station, even officers of his own household, guards, gendarmes, members of the Household Cavalry, Musketeers, His Majesty’s pages, those of the Queen, Princes and Princesses of his blood line, ambassadors, or any others, to enter the Opera without paying… His Majesty forbids all those who attend these performances, and in particular, those located in the stalls, from engaging in any disorderly conduct whilst entering or leaving, from shouting or make excessive noise before the performance and during the intermissions, from hissing or booing, from wearing hats on their heads and from interrupting the actors during performances in any way and under any pretext whatsoever under pain of punishment. […] It is understood that His Majesty desires that there be no priority given to, or places set aside for carriages, and that they must all, without exception or distinction, each wait in line in the order in which they arrive at the theatre entrance whoever may be in them; if anyone, be they officers of His Majesty or others, contravene or prevent by force, or any other means what is above decreed in any way whatsoever, may those who do so be arrested on the spot and taken directly to prison.”

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Partners of the Paris Opera’s 350th anniversary

  • Sponsor of Crystal Pite's production

  • Sponsor of Opera's Battle

  • Sponsor of Les Indes galantes

With the generous support of

  • Sponsor of La Traviata

  • Sponsor of the Emperor box restoration

  • Principal sponsor of the Paris Opera Ballet

  • IT Mobility & User Experience Partner

  • Mécène Services IT

  • Sponsor of the Paris Opera Academy

Institutions associated with the 350th anniversary

Media partners