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Opera Garnier Paris Self Guided Visit
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Opera Garnier Paris Self Guided Visit
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This performance hall hosts opera, ballet and chamber music performances.
8 Rue Scribe | Place de l'Opéra, 75009 Paris, France
9th Arr. - Opera
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Reviewed today

We spend about 3 hours in this magnificent place, visiting: the splendid entrance, Opera her self with a selling painted by M.Chagall and 2 fantstic loges, beautiful wooden library, huge gorgeous hall constructed after plans of Versaille palace, round place with breathtaking goblins from the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mashakeja
Reviewed yesterday

I've been to Paris twice prior to my most recent visit in December 2018. During the previous two visits, I waned to see the interior of the Palais Garnier, but always seemed to get there after visiting hours were over. This time, I decided to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank thatchangthang
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Even if you don't plan on actually going to the opera while in Paris, visiting the Palais Garnier where the opera takes place is a must!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JAD A
Reviewed yesterday

We took a Viator narrated 90-minute tour and really enjoyed it. It was full of interesting information and the architecture and decor of the opera were amazing! We highly recommend!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MmeJL
Reviewed yesterday

One of the oldest and, probably, the most beautiful Opera House in the World. Must see!!! Get tickets for a guided tour.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lev S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Being an American and never having left my continent this building being the first place we went in Paris overwhelmed my senses! It is so large, ornate, covered in gold, marble, velvet and silk. Exquisite paintings, statues, everything. A must see in Paris!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jessica L
Reviewed 3 days ago

Magnificent inside and out. You tend to want to set up shop and never leave it is so beautiful. Easy to get to by public transportation or by walking through the neighborhood. Lots to see, and worth buying a ticket to see a performance if...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank pumpkinj2017
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Incredible architecture and interior, everything in here screams luxury. Entrance fee is only €11, we didn’t take the guided tour as we would like to take our own sweet time to enjoy the place and take lots of pictures. Would love to watch a ballet...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LittleParisian
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Palais Garnier, or the Opera Garnier is in the center of Paris. It is easily accessible by metro or bus. It is build in the Art Noveau style and it is stunning. A recommendation would be to buy a tour as the tour guide...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Agata A
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you are able to stop by the opera house and it is actually open for visitors (the people in line in front of us said it was their 4th attempt to visit) I highly recommend going in. The outside of the building is beautiful...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Rebecca B
15 January 2019|
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Response from 424kent | Reviewed this property |
I booked an english speaking tour. Most of the french speak english and you should not have no worries.
14 January 2019|
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Response from 367alicel | Reviewed this property |
I was in Paris last September 2018 and had a 4 day Museum Pass. Opera Garnier is NOT included in this pass. I have booked a guided tour for a Saturday at 2pm and it was great. A lot of people of course but it's worth it.
27 November 2018|
Response from Mark D | Reviewed this property |
Hi Susan: I also travel mainly with only a smallish "carry-on" bag-- even when I travel for several months. I always have something that's "casual elegant" [like an Indonesian Batik shirt- or Thai silk shirts]. I hope... More