Paris - Palais Garnier

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Connected by Paris metro Ligne 8! Two quite contrasting houses. Opera was first performed in Paris in 1821 at the Salle Le Peletier when Auber, Rossini, Meyerbeer and Halévy became the successive instigators of the 19th-century grand opera. This building, however, was burnt down in 1873. Charles Garnier, the architect, built the Palais Garnier, which finally opened in 1875. This became the Theatre National de Paris. In 1982, President Mitterand announced the building of a new opera house, which opened in the Marais district in 1990. Origin & Historical Landmarks 1821 Inauguration of Salle Le Peletier (burnt down in 1873) 1875 Palais Garnier opened 1940 Opéra de Paris and Opéra-Comique merge 1953 Creation of Chagall's incredible ceiling 1973 Rolf Liebermann arrives as General Director 1979 Permiere of Berg's Lulu 1990 Opéra Bastille opens 2004 Gerard Mortier becomes Director of Opéra National de Paris ...Show All

Programme Opéra Bastille | Palais Garnier | Théâtre des Champs-Elysées

Das Rheingold (Wagner)

NEW PRODUCTION
2019 > April 02 | 05m | 08 | 11 | 15 November 23 | 30 2020 > April 02 | 05m | 08 | 11 | 15 November 23 | 30

Die Walküre (Wagner)

NEW PRODUCTION
2020 > May 05 | 10m | 15 | 19 | 27 November 24 December 02

Siegfried (Wagner)

NEW PRODUCTION
2020 > October 10 | 14 | 18m November 26 December 04

Der Ring des Nibelungen (Wagner)

NEW PRODUCTION
2020 > November 23 | 24 | 26 | 28

Götterdämmerung (Wagner)

NEW PRODUCTION
2020 > November 13 | 17 | 21 | 28 December 06

La traviata (Verdi)

NEW PRODUCTION
2019 > September 12 | 15m | 18 | 21 | 24 | 26 | 28 October 01 | 04 | 06m | 09 | 12 | 16
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Price guide

3 Day Tour Price from £479 per person*
Includes: three nights accommodation incl breakfast and taxes,top category seat for one performance, opera synopsis, restaurant recommendations and city map.
Eurostar tickets are not included but lowest fares can be sourced and booked.
*Based on Hotel Paris Bastille [3-star]

Opera In Style's Favourite Hotels

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    Hotel Bedford
    Paris

    Founded in the 1850s this delightful 4-star hotel is a great favourite with Opera In Style clients. Located in a quiet side street and yet only 10 minutes walk to Palais Garnier opera house; and close enouth to stroll to the Madeleine, and Avenue des Champs Elysées. Swiss owned and managed.

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    Hotel Paris Bastille
    Paris

    We include this 3-star hotel because of its ideal location opposite Opéra Bastille opera house. It is perfect for those wishing to visit Paris on limited budget. Located near to Gare de Lyon.

  • Hotel Pavillon de la Reine
    Paris

    We love this hotel. Discreetly located in Place des Vosges in the 3rd arrondissement and just a five-minute walk to the Bastille opera house. Lovely little garden and a perfect base for you in Paris.

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    Paris Marriott Opéra Ambassador Hotel
    Paris

    Lovely 4-star hotel on Boulevard Haussmann, 5-8 minutes' walk to Palais Garnier. Spacious public areas and lounge. WiFi included.