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Royal Opera House

This world-famous theatre is open to daytime visitors as well as ticket holders during performances. Pre-booked guided tours are available daily.


Explore the Royal Opera House (ROH), home of the Royal Ballet, the Royal Opera and the ROH Orchestra.

Enjoy a morning coffee or lunch at the Amphitheatre Restaurant or take a drink out to the Amphitheatre Terrace with its stunning views across the Covent Garden Piazza. Buy a ticket for a performance from the Box Office and visit the ROH shop for a wide range of souvenirs.

You can also take a behind-the-scenes tour and find out about the history of the venue - you might even see the Royal Ballet rehearsing!

How do I get to the Royal Opera House in London?

The Royal Opera House is located in Covent Garden. It has entrances on Bow Street and Covent Garden Piazza. The nearest tube stations are Covent Garden, Leicester Square, Holborn and Charing Cross, accessible by tube on the Northern, Bakerloo, Central and Piccadilly lines.

What is the dress code for the Royal Opera House?

The Royal Opera House doesn’t have a dress code. If you bring a bag, make sure it is no large than A3 size as larger bags are not permitted in the auditorium.

Can I get food and drink at The Royal Opera House?

There are several dining and drinking options at The Royal Opera House. Enjoy Italian-style food in the relaxed and sophisticated Piazza Restaurant for coffee, a light lunch or pre-performance drinks. The Paul Hamlyn Hall Champagne Bar offers delicious food and tempting cocktails.

How do I get tickets for the Royal Opera House?

Book your tickets on the Royal Opera House website.

Important information

COVID-19: This attraction may have entry requirements and safety measures in place. For more information, check direct with the venue ahead of your visit.

Opening Times

Opening Times

Booking Monday to Saturday 10:00 - 20:00 at the Box Office between Bow Street and Covent Garden Piazza.

Venue Details & Map

Royal Opera House

Covent Garden
+44 (0)20 7240 1200
Public transport:
Tube: Covent Garden/Holborn


Event Facilities
Breakout Rooms
Raked or tiered seating offered

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