Backstage Tours

For the safety of visitors and employees, the excursions in the premises of the Latvian National Opera currently are NOT ORGANIZED.

Visit the Latvian National Opera – a unique architectural masterpiece of the 19th century – and learn more about its past, present and future in guided tours. There are public tours in English every month, during the season.

Purchase tickets at the LNO box office before the tour

Tickets for adults: € 10.00
Students with student card – 15% discount

Duration: ~ 50 minutes

We kindly ask you to arrive in time!

Please be advised that tour guests may not be able to visit or see all the usual backstage tour areas if those areas are unavailable due to technical and artistic preparations for performances or other situations.

We invite groups of more than 10 persons to book a guided tour in other dates and times in Latvian, Russian, English, and German.

For further information or for booking tours please e-mail

If you would like to enjoy a glass of champagne or hors d’oevres after your tour, make a reservation in advance at the Café Opera.

To place an order, please call (+371) 29228879 or e-mail


Richard Wagner - the Legend of Riga

LNO offers musicologist Mikus Ceze led Richard Wagner the Legend of Riga tours - places where the composer lived, worked and visited.

Tours are conducted in Latvian and German.

Tickets: € 20.00

Minimum group size: 10

Individual tours (for groups with less than ten people): € 200.00

Duration: 90 minutes

Register by sending an e-mail to