The Teatro Real in Madrid is one of the world's most historic opera houses. Inaugurated in 1850, the opera house closed in 1925 and then re-opened in 1966. It closed again in 1988 and underwent a major refurbishment and re-opened in 1997 with a capacity of 1,746 seats. Today, the opera house is well known throughout the world for hosting its large production featuring leading international operatic artists and directors. Along with the Liceu in Barcelona, The Teatro Real is one of the foremost opera houses in Spain.
Madrid is the capital of Spain and takes its places as one of the most vibrant European capitals. The city offers a plethora of things to do and see. Both the Royal Palace and the Teatro Royal are both must sees. Add to this the For art lovers, Madrid offers plenty of museums and art galleries including the famous Prado Museum.
Madrid Opera and Music for Individuals
For those interested in travelling independently to Madrid, we will tailor-make your opera or music holiday based on your requested travel dates and requirements. Please contact us on 01 888 7840 to request a tailor-made Madrid Opera Holiday.