Palais Garnier

Useful information

Every day from 10 am to 5 pm* - Closed the 1rst of January and the 1rst of May

Exceptional closures

Saturday 9 December all day
Wednesday 13 December all day
Monday 25 December all day
Wednesday 31 January all day  
Sunday 4 March all day
Monday 5 March all day
Sunday 1st April until 2 pm
Sunday 24 June until 2 pm

Closed all day on Sunday 10, Saturday 16 and Saturday 23 December 2017, for the Ballet School Demonstrations.

Closure at 1 pm*

Sunday 12 novembre
Sunday 3, 17 and 24 December
Sunday 28 January
Sunday 4, 11 and 25 February
Sunday 25 March
Sunday 15 April
Samedi 26 May
Sunday 3 June

Because of the "Midis musicaux", the Palais Garnier will be closed to visits until 2.00 pm on the following Sundays: 19 November 2017, 1 April and 24 June 2018.

  Even when the Palais Garnier is closed the boutique and L’Opéra Restaurant remain open.  

* Last entrance at 12.30 pm 
** BNF Reading Room: access possible via 8 rue Scribe

How to get there

Opéra national de Paris - Palais Garnier

Getting to the Palais Garnier
on the corner of rue Scribe and rue Auber

To reach the Palais Garnier: 
Metro: Opéra station, lines 3,7,8
RER: Auber station, line A
Bus: routes 20, 21, 22, 27, 29, 42, 52, 53, 66, 68, 81, 95
Car park: Galeries Lafayette

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