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Metropolitan Opera Guild
70 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY   10023-6593
Latitude: 40.772639   Longitude: -73.982792

The Met offers several options for individuals and families to enjoy this cultural experience, including a subscription plan. Those interested can obtain a calendar and more info by mail or phone. Seating prices for performances vary, and Group Discounts are available to organized groups of 20 or more.

90-minute Backstage Tours explore the creation of an opera production, guiding visitors through the shops where artisans work on the sets, costumes, and wigs, and includes the rehearsal facilities, dressing rooms, 10-story backstage complex, and the auditorium. This is a fantastic opportunity for individuals, families and groups to see what goes on behind the scenes of a major production. Advance reservations required.

The Metropolitan Opera Guild Backstage Tours run from October through June at 3:30 pm on weekdays and Sundays at 10:30 am. Groups assemble in the lobby of The Met. To get more information and to reserve your space, please call: 212.769.7020 Monday through Friday between 10 am - 3:15 pm Eastern Time. You may also send a fax to: 212.769.8519.

Tour Cost:
$15 for General Public
$10 for Guild Member
$5 for Student

The Lincoln Center Tours (which include The Met) are given every day. They do not include backstage areas, but sometimes include part of the auditorium. Please call 212.875.5350 for more information. The charge for this tour is $10 per adult, $5 for children under twelve years old and $8.50 for students and senior citizens.