Vienna State Opera

Vienna State Opera – guided tours

The tour takes in the entrance foyer, grand staircase, tea salon, marble hall, Schwind foyer, Gustav Mahler room and the auditorium with a view of the stage.


Meeting point: corner of Opernring/Operngasse
Tour duration approx. 40 minutes
Languages & tour times are published on the website
Guided tours are offered in German, English, French, Italian, Spanish, Russian and Japanese; Chinese, Hungarian and Portuguese on request. Guided tours with a guaranteed viewing of the stage are held on some Sundays and public holidays at 10.00 am.

For reservations

(groups only) please contact the management on
tel. (+43 1) 514 44-2606
Goethegasse 1
1010 Vienna
Tel. (+43 1) 514 44-2614 or -2421
Fax (+43 1) 514 44-2624

Vienna State Opera (Wiener Staatsoper)

Opernring 2, 1010 Wien
  • Accessibility

    • Side entrance
      • 2 Steps (Swinging doors 87 cm wide )
        Side entrance on right under the arcades on Herbert-von-Karajan-Platz. From side entrance, access to elevator via inclined elevator (stairlift) in lobby.
    • Car parks Main entrance
      • Parking spaces for people with disabilities
        Operngasse, Opernring intersection
    • Elevator available
      • 95 cm wide and 140 cm low , Door 80 cm wide
    • Further information
      • Seeing eye dogs allowed
      • 22 Wheelchair spaces available (4 in the stalls/orchestra, 18 seats in the gallery as needed)
      • Wheelchair accessible restroom available.
    • Special offers for people with disabilities

      Tours in ten languages, prior notification for wheelchair users necessary (Tel. +43 1 514 44–2606). Language display.

    • Comments

      Portable ramps available for steps inside building.
      To reserve wheelchair and companion seats for performances, tel. +43 1 514 44-2653 (Mo-Fri, 9.00 am – 4.00 pm)


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