Do not be put off by this Opera House’s solemn exterior, for the interior is truly breathtaking.
To fully appreciate the lavish décor of the Teatro Real, ask your concierge to arrange a day time tour. Located in front of the Palacio Real, this prestigious opera house hosts an average of seventeen different operas every year, alongside ballet performances and classical recitals. Both national and international opera companies perform here, drawn by the superb acoustics. The opera season runs from early September until late July.