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24 March 2020BACKSTAGE TOUR OF THE ROYAL OPERA HOUSE, COVENT GARDEN
14 February 2020THE CHARTERHOUSE AND ST BARTHOLOMEW’S HOSPITAL MUSEUM
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25 October 2018THE ROYAL COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS
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19 June 2018RODMARTON MANOR AND CHAVENAGE - all day visit
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28 February 2018THE MUSICAL MUSEUM AT BRENTFORD
13 November 2017The Estorick Collection
10 October 2017Acton Depot, London Transport Museum: Art and Poster Store
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22 May 2017Away Tour - The History and Heritage of Yorkshire
15 May 2017Benjamin Franklin House
16 March 2017Greenwich: The Queen’s House and Emma Hamilton Exhibition
14 February 2017The Faringdon Collection
24 November 2016The Charterhouse
11 October 2016Dorich House
19 September 2016Spencer House
14 July 2016Globe Theatre and Tate Modern
22 June 2016Pallant House, Chichester and Parham House, West Sussex – all day visit
14 May 2016Away Tour - Palladio and Art in the Veneto
04 May 2016Lambeth Palace and Gardens
16 March 2016The Jewish Museum
15 February 2016The Guildhall Gallery and Roman Amphitheatre

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BACKSTAGE TOUR OF THE ROYAL OPERA HOUSE, COVENT GARDEN
Tuesday 24 March 2020

General information about booking visits

This visit has now been cancelled as the Opera House is closed until further notice. Anyone who booked should have heard directly from Elizabeth Hamilton that their cheques will be shredded unless they advise otherwise

Information and booking form for the backstage tour of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden

10.30 am

A visit to one of the world’s leading opera houses as it prepares to open its doors for the evening performance. The Backstage Tour includes an introduction to its colourful history, an insight into the re-development of the Royal Opera House and a look at aspects of current productions. Tours may include opportunities to see The Royal Ballet in class, or the magnificent backstage technology in operation.

Prior booking is required and a charge of £15 will be made

Photo: Royal Opera House interior/Norio Nakayama from Saitama, Japan/CC BY-SA 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons