Civic Opera House

Opera House
20 N Wacker Dr (at W Madison St)
Chicago, IL 60606
(312) 419-0033


  • Great breakfast and lunch self serve buffet! (Third floor)
  • Performances here are far better than anything I've ever seen at the Met in NYC
  • Use the back stairs for a quick exit. But please don't leave before the curtain call is over!
  • The architecture of this building is a must to see
  • Great sound & view from the balcony. If on main floor, sit closer than row AA to get out from under the balcony for better sound.
  • [Graham, Anderson, Probst & White, 1929] This building features Art Deco and Art Nouveau styling, musical motifs and designs by Jules Guerin - famous for his watercolors of the 1909 Plan of Chicago.
  • Pre-order wine and food at Bistro for delightful intermission.
  • Architecture OpenHouse 2012 Sat. 9am- 3pm Sun. 9am- 5pm
  • @fijijudge09 #teamdrizzyhustle task. #10 completed #fijihunt want to see an opera play here
  • World Famous Opera House!
  • The civic opera barber salon is a old fashioned American barber shop on the 15th floor.
  • Madame Butterfly!
  • If you sit in a box you can come late and leave early.
  • Follow all their social media for great ticket discounts and promotions!
  • Check out my review of Elektra at
  • Bathrooms are upstairs, to the left, and behind a sign that says "Do Not Enter"
  • Of the two water fountains downstairs, the one on the left works way better.
  • Bryan Ferry!
  • Great place to bring a date
  • Only 6 blocks away from our property!

Nearby places

131 N Clinton St (at W Randolph St)
150 N Wacker
20 N Wacker Dr (at W Madison St)