Now the summer holidays are over, why not take the opportunity to discover the rabbit warren of rooms and corridors backstage at a major artistic venue? The Lyon Opera House is now offering private tours for small groups with an expert guide.
Explore the 17 floors of this unique building, one of the first major contemporary renovations carried out by architect Jean Nouvel in 1993.
Discover the astonishing story of this architectural transformation as you weave your way through the spaces that allow today’s dancers, singers and musicians to create new opera, dance and concert productions every day ...
All you need is a good pair of trainers, a bottle of water and an enquiring mind - make an appointment today with one of the Lyon Opera House guides!
Guided tour only available in French.
Admission : 10 € / person
From Sept. 21 to Oct. 30, 2020
Monday to Saturday at 12.45 p.m. and 1.15 p.m. (with additional morning and evening tours on some days).
For details of dates and to book your visit:
Make a reservation online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Or contact our teams by phone at 04 69 85 5 54 or at the ticket office from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m., Tuesday to Saturday. Tours are for groups of six people, aged 12 and above.
The visit is on foot, so participants need to be fit enough to go up and down the building’s 17 floors. The tour is, unfortunately, not yet open to people with reduced mobility.
In order to respect the measures taken to combat the spread of COVID-19, all visitors must wear a mask and respect the social-distancing instructions given by the guide.