All information and tickets for events of Staatstheater Nürnberg and concerts of Staatsphilharmonie Nürnberg can be sourced through the following channels:
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+49-(0)180/1-344-276 (from Germany, landline 3.9 ¢/min.; mobile max. 42 ¢/min.),
current opening hours: Monday - Friday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturdays 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (except public holidays)
Tel.: +49-(0)911/18075-3808 (outside of Germany)
You can buy your tickets here by direct debit. We will despatch tickets by post subject to payment of a processing fee and as long as purchase takes place at least seven working days prior to date of performance. When booking at shorter notice, patrons can pick their tickets up at the relevant box office.
You can also reserve tickets by calling our hotline. Reserved tickets will be held for a maximum of six days and must also be picked up at least three days prior to the performance. Failure to pick up tickets within these periods will result in automatic cancellation of bookings.
Box offices in Opernhaus and Schauspielhaus
Richard-Wagner-Platz 2–10 (in the respective foyers)
90443 Nuremberg, Germany
The day box office in the Opernhaus is open Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The day box office in the Schauspielhaus is open Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
EVENING BOX OFFICE
Due to the current situation, a schedule of regular opening hours is not available. Please purchase tickets in advance. Doors to the venues open 60 minutes before start of performance.
Tickets become available on a month-by-month basis, starting on the first working day of a particular month (at 9 AM). As a rule, tickets for opera, ballet and concerts can be bought two months in advance (e.g. on 01.10. for December) and for drama events one month in advance (e.g. on 01.10. for November).
School children, students, persons working as Federal Volunteers, severely disabled persons and Nürnberg-Pass holders are eligible for reduced-cost admission to events at the Staatstheater. We regret that reductions do not cover premieres, guest appearances and special events.
The concessions entitlement must be presented at the entrance without being asked.
A range of offers are available for children, teenagers and persons aged under 27.
Children aged 14 or under are entitled to half-price tickets. School children, trainees, students and persons aged 15 to 27 working as Federal Volunteers receive a 25% discount on tickets bought in advance and a 40% discount on tickets bought at the evening box office.
Extra reductions for school children (“Schulplatzmiete”)
Pupils involved in the Schulplatzmiete system can attend five performances in the Staatstheater at €9.50 per ticket. Every Nuremberg school has a teacher in charge of tickets and performances attended.
FLAT-PRICE TICKETS FOR UNDER 27s
If you are under 27 years of age, you can purchase tickets for €11 online via our webshop – and one day in advance of the date of performance! The offer covers anyone who has not yet turned 27, regardless of whether student, apprentice, person doing compulsory military or civilian service, etc.
Guests with severe disabilities
Holders of severely disabled passes with or without accompanying assistant receive a 25% discount on advance tickets or a 40% discount at the evening box office. An assistant accompanying a severely disabled person (Category B disability card holder) is also entitled to free admission.
If you require a wheelchair space or are visiting with an assistant, please email info(at)staatstheater-nuernberg.de and we will contact you promptly. Wheelchair spaces and seats for assistants are not available via the online shop.
Buy gift vouchers online
Buy your gift voucher for the desired value simply and conveniently online!
Click here for gift vouchers in our webshop!
Pick up your gift vouchers in person
You can also buy your gift vouchers made out to the desired amount at the box offices of the Opernhaus and the Schauspielhaus. Our ticket staff are happy to advise you. Vouchers can be redeemed for performances in any genre (opera, drama, ballet, concerts) and make an excellent gift! Vouchers for a glass of champagne or canapés are also available and can also be obtained at the box office.
Further advice: please note the voucher expiry date when purchasing. Vouchers are valid for three years, dating from time of purchase or issue.
Set the date for your ideal theatre evening yourself: whenever you want, whether opera, drama, ballet or concert, alone, as a couple or with friends.
Choose from an annual catalogue of over 750 performances covering 50 productions on the stages of the Opernhaus, Schauspielhaus and Meistersingerhalle.
With our theatre cheques covering a specific season you can reserve a total of ten Staatstheater performances and save up to 20%. Special events, guest performances and premieres are not covered. Ticket prices may be higher or lower depending on seat and weekday booked – but the discount remains.
Theatre cheques can be redeemed at the box office in the Opernhaus, by phoning the hotline (0180-1-344276) or by emailing (info(a)staatstheater-nuernberg.de).
Theatre cheques for 2021/22
Click here to download the booking form for the 2021/22 season.
Theatre cheques can be ordered by email (abonnement(at)staatstheater-nuernberg.de), post (postal address: Richard-Wagner-Platz 2-10, 90443 Nuremberg), phone (0911 66069 3513 or 0911 66069 4846) or fax (0911 66069 8188)
Opening hours are: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wednesday and Friday 9 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. (except public holidays).
Theatre cheques and season tickets are transferable and can be given as gifts.
Are you already a regular at Staatstheater events and attending at least three performances in a season? Do you like being able to see your selected work on the day of your choice? Would you like to enjoy price reductions as a regular visitor but without the commitment of being a season-ticket holder?
Then register for the free Staatstheater Card!
- A 10% discount from the fourth visit onwards.
- A 20% discount from the sixth visit onwards up until the end of the season.
- Our newsletter (only available in German) keeps you up to date on the programme and Staatstheater news.
How to get your Card
- Fill in the attached form and hand it in at one of our box offices or post it to: Staatstheater Nürnberg Service GmbH, Richard-Wagner-Platz 2-10, 90443 Nuremberg
- Alternatively, send the information requested on the order form as an email to info(a)staatstheater-nuernberg.de.
- If you buy one ticket on a regular basis, tick the “Single-Card” box on the order form to receive the discount on single tickets. Ticking the “Partner-Card” box will give you the discount on pairs of tickets.
- If you do not have your customer number to hand, box office staff can trace it. Alternatively, phone +49-(0)180/1-344-276 (from Germany, landline 3.9 ¢/min.; mobile max. 42 ¢/min.).
- Discounts start as soon as you have bought tickets for three separate Staatstheater performances at the full listed price. You will receive a 10% discount for the fourth and fifth performance and a 20% discount on the price of up to two tickets to all subsequent performances at the Staatstheater.*
- The Card can be used whether buying tickets online, by phone or at the Staatstheater box office.
- The offer expires at the end of each season, but the Cards retain their validity unless you cancel them. Discounts continue automatically in the new season once you have attended three performances at the full price.
- Cards are not transferable.
*The Card does not cover premieres, guest appearances and special events. Please note that the discount cannot be combined with other offers/reductions and visits covered by a season ticket do not count as a full-price admission.
The Staatstheater is a partner of the KulturTicket system operated by Bürgerstiftung Nürnberg, providing free tickets to cultural events for all Nuremberg residents with low incomes (Nürnberg-Pass holders are 16 or over).
Contact: info(at)buergerstiftung-nuernberg.de, Tel: 0911-6604557, www.buergerstiftung-nuernberg.de