A view of the restaurant in the light and beautiful Paul Hamlyn Hall. The historic porticoed entrance to the Royal Opera House, on Bow Street.

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In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, we have taken the decision with a heavy heart to close the building to the public and cancel all performances in Covent Garden with immediate effect.


Venue information

The Royal Opera House is in Covent Garden, in the heart of London's theatreland. Entrances are on Bow Street and from the Covent Garden Piazza.
Royal Opera House
Bow Street, London, WC2E 9DD
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The nearest Underground stations are Covent Garden, Leicester Square, Holborn and Charing Cross.
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Our doors are open to the public from 10am every morning.

Please note individual spaces may be open at different times.

Can I bring a bag?



There is step-free access across the Royal Opera House, from our ground-floor café and foyer to a range of seats in our performance spaces.

We also offer a free, specialized Access Membership to all visitors who need assistance. This service provides access to various facilities such as personalized seat allocation based on your requirements, ticket discounts, free companion tickets and more.

You can find out more by ringing +44 (0)20 7304 4000 or through boxoffice.access@roh.org.uk.

Read more about access at the Royal Opera House