German Opera on the Rhine Düsseldorf Duisburg

Heinrich-Heine-Allee 16A, 40213 Düsseldorf

The numbers speak for themselves: The Deutsche Oper am Rhein, which is jointly operated by the two neighbouring cities of Düsseldorf and Duisburg, has been one of the most important opera houses in Germany since its founding in 1956.

Over 50 experienced and internationally renowned singers are part of the soloist ensemble, which is the largest in the country. Thanks to this ensemble and the acclaimed ballet company, the Deutsche Oper am Rhein has become one of the premier venues for musical theatre and dance in Europe. With more than 260 performances per year, the artists reach a large audience: Düsseldorf and Duisburg alone have almost 1.1 million inhabitants.

Accessibility Information
  • Public Transport: Heinrich-Heine-Allee (100 m)
  • 4 wheelchair spaces in the area of stalls D (first floor), accessible via elevator. 4 additional spaces on request
  • Disabled toilet at the lobby on the ground floor
  • Disabled parking temporarily restricted
  • Inductive hearing support at pit and second floor, seats on request
General information Seniors friendly


Deutsche Oper am Rhein
Heinrich-Heine-Allee 16A
40213 Düsseldorf

Phone +49 0211 8925 211
Fax +49 0211 8925 365