Backstage Tours At Lyric Opera of Chicago

Lyric Opera of Chicago Backstage Tours

Step behind the curtain at Lyric and experience the magic of opera! Lyric Opera offers backstage tours throughout the year that are open to public, student, and group visitors, taking you behind the footlights of this iconic theater. Join us and learn more about the art form and the Lyric Opera House, one of Chicago’s historic architectural and cultural treasures!

Lyric Unlimited Public Backstage Tour


Given on select days throughout the year, open to the public.

Lyric Unlimited Student Backstage Tour


Bring your student group to learn more about the arts in a setting where questions and dialogue are encouraged.

Lyric Unlimited Group Backstage Tour


A great complement to your opera performance, or a unique standalone group outing.