The Metropolitan Opera Guild

Backstage Tours

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Go behind the scenes for an exclusive look at what it takes to make operatic magic at the Met! Tours offer a fascinating backstage look at one of the world’s premiere performing arts organizations, including visits to the scenic and carpentry shops, rehearsal rooms, dressing rooms, and stage area.* Tours begin and end in the Met lobby and are held during the Met performance season on most weekdays at 3:00PM and some Sundays at 10:30AM and/or 1:30PM.

Reservations are $25 per person for the general public, $23 per person for Guild Members, and $20 for students & groups of 10 or more. For reservations, please call (212) 769-7028 (Monday–Friday, 10AM–4PM) or visit the online calendar.

*Please note that as this is a working opera house, not all areas may be available on every tour. Also, please be aware that children under the age of 8 are not permitted on tours.

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November 2015>
Monday, November 30, 2015
Backstage Tour
3:00 PM
At the Met: La Boheme
7:30 PM
Tuesday, December 01, 2015
At the Met: Tosca
7:30 PM
Wednesday, December 02, 2015
Backstage Tour
3:00 PM
Verdi's Timeless Tragedy: Rigoletto
6:00 PM
At the Met: Rigoletto
7:30 PM
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Friday, December 04, 2015
At the Met: Die Fledermaus
7:30 PM
Saturday, December 05, 2015
At the Met: La Boheme
1:00 PM
At the Met: Rigoletto
8:00 PM