• Bow Street facade
  • Royal Opera House
  • Bow Street facade

Royal Opera House

Sir Edward M. Barry

place
Covent Garden, Bow Street, WC2E 9DD
info_outline
Partial disabled access, Toilets, Full disabled access, Refreshments
The Royal Opera House opens its refurbished Front of House and Linbury Theatre, a scheme by architects Stanton Williams, part of "Open Up", a project creating a more welcoming experience. No access to main auditorium or backstage.

Access

Saturday 22nd

Open 10am–6pm

No access to the main auditorium or back stage

group
  • Architect-lead tour at 10am, 12pm, 2pm, 4pm (Max 20 per tour)
event
  • Design exhibition by architect (exhibition), capacity 40

Sunday 23rd

Open 10am–6pm

No access to the main auditorium or back stage

event
  • Design exhibition by architect (exhibition), capacity 40

Pre-booking is required for this building

Design

Original design
Sir Edward M. Barry, 1858
Refurbishment
Building Design Partnership (BDP), Jeremy Dixon, 1997
Refurbishment
Stanton Williams Architects, 2018
Type
Concert/performance space, Theatre
Period
Contemporary, Victorian, Historical/contemporary