Palais Garnier

Useful information

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

Exceptional closures

Friday 22 September until 1 pm
Saturday 23 September all day 
Sunday 24 September all day 
Thursday 28 September all day 
Saturday 30 September all day 
Sunday 1 October all day 
Monday 2 October all day

Closure at 1 pm*

Saturday 7 October
Sunday 8 October
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

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

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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