Tickets and Services

Offers for the vision-impaired and people with reduced mobility

Contact: The Public Relations Department at +33 1 40 01 18 50 (book at least 15 days prior to the performance), Monday through Friday from 10 am to 1 pm and 2pm to 5 pm, or by e-mail at

People with reduced mobility

  • Special rates
    A discount of 20%
    is accorded to people with reduced mobility (holders of an 80% disability card) and the person accompanying them in seat categories Optima, 2 and 4 at Garnier, and in seat categories 2, 3, 4 and 5 at Bastille.
  • Seating

    A number of seats are reserved for theatregoers with wheelchairs:
    - In the front-facing 1st level boxes at the Palais Garnier.
    - In the stalls at the Opéra Bastille.

The vision-impaired and the blind

The Paris Opera, in association with Accès Culture offers an audio description service for the visually impaired at performances of some productions. A special headset relaying a verbal description of the performance as it progresses is provided free of charge on performance days. Guide dogs are also permitted inside the auditorium.

  • Rusalka

    Opéra - Antonín Dvořák

    Opéra Bastille — Thursday 7 February at 19:30 pm, Sunday 10 February at 14:30 pm and Wednesday 13 February at 19:30 pm

  • Otello

    Opéra - Giuseppe Verdi

    Opéra Bastille — Sunday 10 March at 14:30, mardi 26 March and Sunday 7 April at 14:30 pm

  • La Force du destin

    Opéra - Giuseppe Verdi

    Opéra Bastille — Monday 10 June at 14:30, Tuesday 25 June at 19:00 pm and Friday 28 June at 19:00 pm

The blind and the visually-impaired, along with the person accompanying them are eligible for a 30% discount.  

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