Opéra Bastille

Useful information

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Opening times

The Opéra Bastille is open for guided tours from September 1st until July 16th.

To find out when we are open to visitors consult our on-line calendar or telephone us on 
08 92 89 90 90

We are closed on January 1st, May 1st and from July 16th until August 31st.

How to find Opéra Bastille


Main entrance to Opéra Bastille
Place de la Bastille 75012 Paris

Getting to Opéra Bastille

Metro: alight at Bastille, lines 1,5 and 8, exit no. 4, rue de Lyon, Port de l’Arsenal 
RER: alight at Gare de Lyon, line A

Bus: lines 20, 29, 65, 69, 76, 86, 87, 91
Carpark: Q Park, 34, rue de Lyon, 75012 Paris

Handicap Access

Access for people with reduced mobility is limited to the visit of the auditorium

Extend your visit: The Opera’s book and gift shop

The book and gift shop offers a wide range of publications concerning music, dance, opera and the Paris Opera heritage, programmes and DVDs of operatic and ballet productions by the Paris National Opera, recordings of the orchestra and chorus, publications and other items for children and a huge choice of post cards, stationary, gifts and souvenirs.

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Spectator offers

  • Under-40s

    Exclusive evenings for spectators aged under 40, including a presentation of the work, specific entertainments and a 40% reduced rate on all seat categories

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  • Pass' Opéra

    Your new discount card ! Alone or accompanied, enjoy a 20% reduction on a selection of performances as soon as you purchase your Pass' Opéra.

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  • Opera gift box

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