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Palais Garnier

The Palais Garnier has reopened since June 22!  
Book your visit online now, every day from 10 am to 5 pm (except on days with afternoon performances, exceptionnal closure and summer period .Last entrance 45 minutes before closure.)    

Palais Garnier

We would be grateful if you could bring a mask (obligatory for those over 11 years old) with you during your visit and respect the safety measures in force.
If you already hold a ticket purchased before March 14, its validity will be extended until December 31, 2021.

Due to the COVID-19 health crisis, no visit brochure will be available on site. In order to prepare for your visit, we invite you to download your brochure in the language of your choice.

Virtual tour

In partnership with the Google Cultural iIstitute, discover the theatre and its masterpieces as if you were actually there.


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Salle Palais Garnier, ou le « nouvel Opéra »

À la suite de l’attentat d’Orsini dirigé contre Napoléon III en 1858, la construction d’une salle définitive pour l’Opéra est déclarée « d’utilité publique »...  


In the depths of the Palais Garnier

Last June, an exceptional event took place, the cistern located under the Palais Garnier stage cage was emptied for cleaning...


The day that the Palais Garnier’s ceiling was revealed

On September the 23rd 1964, with Georges Auric...


Charles Garnier, architect

Charles Garnier was born in Paris in 1825 into a family of blacksmiths and began studying drawing at the Atelier...


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