Our opening hours vary according to performance times. (Starting times for the show you are attending can be found on your ticket.) See below for details.
Box Office opening hours, Summer 2019
Open 12.00 – 3.30pm
Telephones open 10.00am – 3.30pm
24 June – 6 July
Mon – Sat open 12.00 – 4.30pm
Telephones open 10.00am – 4.30pm
8 July – 3 August
Mondays, only telephones open 10.00am – 4.30pm.
Tue – Sat, open 12.00pm – 4.30pm
From 5 August our opening hours return to normal, as below.
Note that during summer, as always, the box office is closed on perfromance-free Sundays.
Box Office, Regular opening hours
The opera house and box office are open daily from 12.00 until 6.00pm or until the performance begins. Closed on performance-free Sundays and holidays.
Tickets may always be purchased here on opera.se when our Box Office is closed.
Box Office telephone hours, tel +46 31 13 13 00
Mon to Fri, from 10am until 6pm or until the performance begins.
Sat & Sun, from 12pm until 6pm or until the performance begins.
Closed on performance-free Sundays and holidays.
The Skövde Stage, opening hours
Open Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 12.00–5.00pm, or until the performance begins.
Other days, open 2 hours before performance begins.
Opening hours for the restaurant, Operabar and cafés
25 June – 10 August
Tueday – Saturday, 3–9pm
Read more about the Summer Veranda
The restaurant opens 2.5 hours before each performance.Special opening hours apply to matinées. Please call +46 31 13 13 00 for more information.
See the à la carte-menu here
The OperaBar opens 2 hrs before each performance begins.
Closed for private functions for premiere performances, and closed for matinées.
Read more about the OperaBar and its menu here
Our cafés open 1 h 15 min before each performance begins.
Read about our café seclection here
Lunch weekdays 11.30am – 2pm. (Note, summer break 6/7 – 11/8)
Read the lunch menu here