Plan Your Visit


We want to make your opera-going experience easy and enjoyable from beginning to end. 

FAQ – From how to buy tickets, where to park, what to wear and when to clap, we hope we’ve answered your questions about opera-going. If we haven’t, please call the Ticket Office at 612-333-6669, M-F, 9am-6pm and we’re happy to help! You can also read about the amenities and policies of Ordway, Minnesota Opera’s performance home. 

Parking + Directions – Find easy-to-follow directions and maps to Ordway and the Lawson Commons Ramp and learn how to purchase convenient pre-paid parking

Traffic, Parking, and Weather Alerts – Find up-to-the-minute information on traffic, parking and weather. You can also join our E-Club or follow us on Twitter or Facebook for updates. 

Opera Insights – Come early for a free, fun and informative pre-show chat. Then, pre-order refreshments to enjoy at intermission!

Dining + Accommodations – We’ve compiled our favorite nearby restaurants and hotels to make your evening complete.