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Royal Opera House

On this page you find practical information, photos and videos about Royal Opera House.

Royal Opera House features in these preplanned City Guides:

5-day London City Guide

Why visit / Interesting facts:

  • London's premier music venue

Time required: 20 minutes

Phone: +44 20 7240 1200

Web site:

Public transport:

  • Piccadilly Line: Covent Garden station

Address: Bow St, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 9DD

Things you need to know:

  • Royal Opera House is a Neo-Classical theatre built in 1858
  • It is London's premier music venue
  • The opera house is home to Royal Opera and world famous Royal Ballet Companies
  • This impressive building is the heart of the Covent Garden neighborhood
  • For the first hundred years of its history it functioned as a playhouse
  • The first ballet was perfomed in 1734, a year later Handel's first opera season began
  • Many of Handel's operas were written for Royal Opera House

What to do there:

  • Have a look at the impressive building from the outside

Tips & Insights:

  • Pre-booked guided tours are available daily (£7- £10)
  • Do not miss un unforgettable evening in this world renowned opera house if you are an opera lover

Royal Opera House features in these preplanned City Guides: