Tours

These tours begin amid the superb elegance of the old Renaissance-style Lobby. The next stop is the Auditorium, an exact replica of the original horseshoe-shaped hall designed by the architect Miquel Garriga i Roca in 1847. It can seat almost 2,300 and all the operas, concerts, recitals and dance performances in the main season are held here.

TOURS OPTIONS:

STANDARD TOUR

This option allows to know the most emblematic spaces of the Gran Teatre del Liceu entering its architecture and decorative arts, as well as through the most important events of the social, artistic, political and economic life of Barcelona over time.

The visit begins in the historic Hall, an eclectic style space and remarkable elegance. Continuing through the Mirror Hall, which for many years has been a meeting place for the Catalan bourgeoisie and where all kinds of events and activities are currently held for the most varied audience. The visit ends in the Concert Hall, a replica of the impressive original hall that is the largest horseshoe in Europe and the second largest in the world.

Individual fee € 9 
Running time 45m (approx.)
Language Catalan / Spanish / English

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PLEASE NOTE
Free admission for children 7 and under.
Discounts won't be applied.

If you are interested in making a private tour*, please email us

* Private tours must be scheduled and arranged according visitor's preference with an exclusive guide. Rates can range from € 300 to € 1,900 depending on which private tour option you choose.

STANDARD TOUR + CÍRCULO DEL LICEO

These tours begin amid the superb elegance of the old Renaissance-style Lobby. Visitors then proceed to the Auditorium, an exact replica of the original horseshoe-shaped hall designed by the architect Miquel Garriga i Roca in 1847. It can seat almost 2,300 and all the operas, concerts, recitals and dance performances in the main season are held here. Then comes the Mirror Hall, which for many years was the favourite gathering spot of the Catalan upper middle classes. Nowadays a wide variety of activities are organized here and are attended by people from all walks of life.

The tour concludes in the Cercle del Liceu, a British-style private club founded in 1847, which is part and parcel of the opera house premises. It houses one of the finest Art Nouveau collections in Catalonia. In its lavishly decorated rooms, visitors can admire a unique collection of paintings by artists such as Ramon Casas, Modest Urgell, Santiago Rusiñol, Francesc Miralles and Alexandre de Riquer.

Individual fee € 16 
Running time 60m (approx.)
Language Catalan / Spanish / English

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PLEASE NOTE
Free admission for children 7 and under.
Discounts won't be applied.

If you are interested in making a private tour*, please email us

* Private tours must be scheduled and arranged according visitor's preference with an exclusive guide. Rates can range from € 300 to € 1,900 depending on which private tour option you choose.

BACKSTAGE TOUR

The stage is the largest unit and focal point of the entire opera house complex.  It is equipped for opera and dance performances, recitals and concerts. The musicians of the Liceu's Symphony Orchestra play from the pit. The Orchestra and Chorus are the Liceu's two permanent ensembles.

The tour also takes in the dressing rooms, rehearsal rooms and other facilities.

Individual fee € 24 
Running time 80m (approx.)
Language Catalan / Spanish

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PLEASE NOTE
This tour does not include areas open to the public (Auditorium, Mirror Room and Foyer).
It is not suitable for persons with mobility problems.
Children under 14 cannot be admitted.
Comfortable shoes are recommended.

If you are interested in making a private tour*, please email us

* Private tours must be scheduled and arranged according visitor's preference with an exclusive guide. Rates can range from € 300 to € 1,900 depending on which private tour option you choose.

PREMIUM TOUR

To make your visit to the Liceu even more memorable, the catering service offers an optional extra: a get-together on the main floor of the Cercle del Liceu where you can enjoy a glass of cava afterwards.

You can also round off your visit by buying tickets to the show currently on the bill at special group rates.

If you are interested in making a private tour*, please email us

* Private tours must be scheduled and arranged according visitor's preference with an exclusive guide. Rates can range from € 300 to € 1,900 depending on which private tour option you choose.

PREMIUM TOUR + PRIVATE RECITAL

The most exclusive option. This is a premium tour with private recital.

At the end of the tour there is a private recital of voice and piano performed by members of the Chorus and the Orchestra of the Gran Teatre del Liceu.

* Private tours must be scheduled and arranged according visitor's preference with an exclusive guide. Rates can range from € 300 to € 1,900 depending on which private tour option you choose.