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Grand Opera House

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Address: 2 Great Victoria Street, Belfast BT2 7BA, Northern Ireland
Phone Number: +44 28 9024 1919
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9:30 am - 5:30 pm
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Mon - Sat 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Description: The Grand Opera House in Belfast is Northern Ireland's premier theatre...
The Grand Opera House in Belfast is Northern Ireland's premier theatre, presenting a range of drama, dance, opera, comedy, musicals, pantomime, family and West End shows. Established in 1895, the theatre boasts the majestic Victorian main auditorium designed by renowned architect Frank Matcham. Extended in 2006, the original building has been joined by a striking addition to Belfast's skyline, The Baby Grand. The initiate studio is home to a smaller performance space with 100 seats. Northern Ireland's premier theatre delivers an outstanding programme of entertainment, playing host to some of the greatest names in theatre and music. The theatre boasts a wide array of popular shows; everything from opera and drama to pantomime, comedy and musicals. The Grand Opera House offers unrivalled corporate hospitality with tailored events packages and is the perfect venue for meetings, special events and conferences of all sizes. The historical theatre is one of the most unique conference venues in Belfast, catering for seminars, conferences, meetings and weddings for up to 130 people in the Baby Grand Studio. The Main Auditorium holds up to 1060 people and smaller meeting rooms are also available. The theatre bars stock a range of drinks including beer, wine and spirits, in addition to tea and coffee.
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A truly beautiful, perfectly restored historic Opera House, where every taste is catered for! A perfect venue for a memorable visit whatever your taste!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

A truly beautiful, perfectly restored historic Opera House, where every taste is catered for! A perfect venue for a memorable visit whatever your taste!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Try and visit here at least once a month. Never disappointed always good quality shows on. Iv booked to see dancing shoes next month and can't wait. The building itself is incredible. The only thing i tend to avoid is the top balcony as it gets too hot.

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Bangor, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

My friends and I went to the Saturday afternoon show in the Opera House showing Putting On The Ritz and had a fantastic day out The show was excellent and we had good seats in the front row of the circle with a good view of the show The atmosphere was fantastic and we enjoyed the show so much we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Please visit this place. A beautiful venue with great shows suitable for everyone. I like to see a show every few months as I live in Belfast and want to support the place.

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Banbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We were in the Opera House again at the weekend and had another great night out. Fabulous venue which everyone should try and visit at least once.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

The play was delightful and the actors outstanding. It was a play on tour from the West End and most enjoyable.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Grand Opera House is a really beautiful building. A lovely way to spend a few hours - it always feels like a step back in time. They host many fantastic shows and plays - you are bound to find something of interest.

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Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Outstanding architecture with a stunning interior. We were not there for a performance, which I am sure would be neat. Somehow managed to get into the interior when we weren't supposed to be there, but didn't know it. Don't know if they offer tours.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

the opera house itself was great but the comedian was terrible. People left offended and he was quite rude but looking forward to going again on our next visit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

An architechtural marvel, the grand opera house is a beautiful location to visit or even just look at, show or not.

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Additional Information about Grand Opera House

Address: Address: 2 Great Victoria Street, Belfast BT2 7BA, Northern Ireland
Phone Number: +44 28 9024 1919
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast>  > Golden Mile
Open Hours:
Monday 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday 9:30 am - 5:30 pm

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