Opera Philadelphia


Wheelchair-accessible seat locations are available throughout Perelman Theater and the Academy of Music. Accessible seats may be purchased online or call 215.893.1999 for location and availability for specific venues and events.

Assisted listening devices are available for the Perelman Theater at the Kimmel Center and Academy of Music on a first come, first served basis. Please inquire with House Management upon your arrival.

Further Information


The Academy of Music is wheelchair accessible from the east lobby entrance on Broad Street. An accessible entrance on the south side of the building also allows for direct entry to the main lobby. The Kimmel Center is wheelchair accessible from both its east (Broad Street) and north (Spruce Street) entrances. Entrances are at sidewalk level (no steps). Ramps and/or level floors enter every level of Verizon Hall and Perelman Theater. 


Wheelchair-accessible elevators serve all levels of Verizon Hall and Perelman Theater, and are located on all lobby levels. Wheelchair-accessible elevators access all levels of the Academy of Music.


ADA-compliant restrooms are available on all levels of the Kimmel Center, accessible to patrons of both Verizon Hall and Perelman Theater, as well as all ancillary spaces. ADA-compliant restrooms are available on the Canteen level of the Academy of Music.


A limited number of ADA-compliant parking spaces are now available in the basement-level parking garage of the Kimmel Center on a first-come, first-served basis. Wheelchair-accessible elevators are available in the parking garage.

Chat with Guest Services