Enjoy premier seating for three outstanding operas and go backstage at the historic San Francisco opera house—acclaimed for its lavish productions, accomplished artists, and beautiful setting.

Starting at: $3,695 Make a Reservation Ask Us A Question or Call 855-330-1542
 Mozart’s <i>Don Giovanni</i>. Credit: Cory Weaver  Verdi’s <i>Rigoletto</i>. Credit: Cory Weaver  Verdi’s <i>Rigoletto</i>. Credit: Cory Weaver  Mozart’s <i>Don Giovanni</i>. Credit: Cory Weaver  Puccini’s <i>La bohème</i>. Credit: Cory Weaver  Puccini’s <i>La bohème</i>. Credit: Cory Weaver

Smithsonian at the San Francisco Opera

4 days from $3,695

Enjoy premier seating for three outstanding operas and go backstage at the historic San Francisco opera house—acclaimed for its lavish productions, accomplished artists, and beautiful setting.

or Call 855-330-1542

Jun 13 - 16, 2017 Departure
Arthur Kaplan

Arthur Kaplan

Arthur Kaplan has over 30 years of experience in the opera field, lecturing for major opera companies in this country and leading opera groups to France and Italy. In addition, Arthur has edited the San Francisco Opera Magazine, written numerous scholarly articles on opera, and has interviewed various opera personalities. Using his knowledge of the many aspects of the opera world, Arthur provides a series of presentations and informal commentary to complement performing arts tours. He has led Smithsonian Journeys opera tours to Santa Fe, New York, France, and Italy.