Private Tours

Find out more about how you can book a bespoke Royal Opera House tour for you and your party.


Embark on an experience like no other, with a unique private tour of our building.

Explore the Royal Opera House with a custom tour expertly arranged to fit you and your group's needs.

We offer a selection of bespoke packages to make your experience a truly special one. An expert tour guide will be on hand to tailor your visit to you, whether you'd prefer your tour in a different language or want a closer look at a particular interest.  

Get in touch today to book your very own exclusive visit delivered by our dedicated team.

The magic of Ballet and Opera at your fingertips

Private tours are a wonderful way for you to explore our Covent Garden venue in a unique experience created just for you. Find out below just some of the arrangements that we can deliver for you and your party.

Your private tour could include:
  • A premium experience of a tour of your choice available for 2-9 people.
  • A translation to your chosen language (German, Polish, Russian, French, Spanish, Italian or Portuguese) if needed.
  • Possibility for your tour to be given when we are closed to the general public, giving you full, unique access to our building.
  • A bespoke hospitality package to be included as part of your experience.
Have something particular in mind?

Our team are keen to make your perfect tour a reality. Get in touch today to discuss your wishes and we can help design a package to best suit your needs.

*Quotes for prices dependent on scale and delivery of your requirements. 

Proposal tour

Our perfect proposal package for Ballet and Opera lovers everywhere.

Looking for a one in a million proposal idea?

Experience your dream marriage proposal, set against the backdrop of one of the world's most famous stages.  

Enjoy a bespoke tour for you and your partner around our beautiful historic venue in the heart of Covent Garden. Then, pop the question in one of the most romantic places to propose - the grand Royal Box.  

An experience to remember

Our team will be on hand to make sure everything runs smoothly so you can relax and enjoy that magic moment with your loved one in one of the best places to propose in London.

What you will receive:
  • Private 60 minute ‘behind the scenes’ tour of the building with the option to tailor the tour around a specific area of interest
  • 10 minutes in the Royal Box for the proposal
  • Reserved table at one of the Royal Opera House bars for champagne and a sharing dessert
  • Bouquet of flowers
  • Framed Royal Opera House tickets personalised to your name and engagement date

Email to find out more.

Schools Tours

Introduce your class to the magic behind the scenes in an educational tour of our building.

Bring your student's learning to life with a look behind the scenes into a professional working theatre.

With an offer that can be flexibly adapted around particular areas of interest, get in touch to find out more about what we can deliver to compliment your curriculum.

Sign up now to our newsletter to get our latest news, offers and alerts

Royal Opera House Covent Garden Foundation, a charitable company limited by guarantee incorporated in England and Wales (Company number 480523) Charity Registered (Number 211775)