Opera Tours


Backstage Tours

Come discover how an opera production comes together. On our “behind-the-scenes” tour, you will explore many of our production and front-of-house areas. Tours for the 2019 season are offered once daily at 9:00 am, Monday through Friday: May 27 through August 23, 2019. 

1 hour. Meet at the Box Office. $10 for adults, $8 for seniors, and free for children and young adults (ages 5 through 22). Comfortable dress and footwear is recommended. 

Ranch Tours

An extended tour of the grounds known as the “Opera Ranch,” meets at the Box Office at 10:00am on the following Fridays: June 28, July 26, and August 23 in 2019 and includes a “Meet the Artists” presentation by one of our apprentice singers.  The Ranch Tour is $10.  Ages 5 and up are welcome. 

Reservations are not required. 

Opera Insider Tours

A free event hosted by The Guilds of The Santa Fe Opera on Saturday mornings. At 8:30 AM, join us for coffee, juice and pastries followed by a lively talk about a particular area or opera-related craft from an opera insider, and concluding with a tour of the backstage. Ages 5 and up are welcome. 

2019 Schedule

Saturdays, June 1, 8, 15, 22 &  29 @ 8:30 AM
Saturdays, July 6, 13, 20 & 27 @ 8:30 AM
Saturdays, August 3, 10, 17 &  24 @ 8:30 AM

Reservations are not required.

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The Santa Fe Opera's Community Concerts are free and held in Albuquerque, Santa Fe and neighboring communities during the winter, spring and summer. Each performance features talented Santa Fe Opera artists performing a wide-ranging repertory.

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