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L'Opera de Vichy

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Address: Rue du Parc, Vichy, France
Phone Number: 04 70 30 50 30
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Beautiful, majestic building. Located in the thermal park. Near train station and close to shopping avenue.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Krakow, Poland
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Krakow, Poland
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12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful, majestic building. Located in the thermal park. Near train station and close to shopping avenue.

Thank Innovatorki
Vichy, France
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Fantastic building - best example of Italian Opera outside of Italy, with the most wonderful artistic director, Diane Polya-Zeitline, doing wonders to bring spectacular events to the public

Thank Lynnboerin
London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

The interior is superb, this is an historic building and harks back to bygone era. The cost of entry is very reasonable compared to many so called high quality Opera houses in the cities such as London or Paris. The local orchestra were great. Well worth a visit.

Thank Utopian777
Russell, New Zealand
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38 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This has the most beautiful interior. We bought tickets to the ballet which was excellent and so reasonable compared to London prices. It was a wonderful experience and just to sit inside this lovely building

Thank Rozlyn W
Carmel, California
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66 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

L'Opera de Vichy is the cultural hub of Vichy, where one is presented with an array of very good musical performances. I suggest that you refrain from selecting a box if your party is more than three, since the boxes are small and do not comfortably accommodate more adults even though they have four chairs. Its setting takes one back... More 

Thank John Wm S
Vichy, France
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38 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

A great building with a long history. Really exciting to be in such a lovely setting for a concert or play. Concerts by a local orchestra (e.g. l'Orchestre d'Harmonie de Vichy) are great value at around 10 euros per ticket. Operas, plays and concerts by national orchestras are very expensive and the pricing results in a high average age of... More 

Thank Mary C
Paris, France
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862 reviews
453 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 504 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

This is a wonderful sight to see and we always take the opportunity to take international visitors to the Opera house, if only to see the outside. It is well worth taking the tour internally or catching a show here. (although pick wisely as the performances can be a mixed bag)

Thank HiddenCaviar
Paris, France
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121 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013 via mobile

Amazing architecture, paintings and fabrics. To see an old opera house with wooden seats, wooden floors and beautiful fabrics is rare.

Thank Doctorheather
Tel Aviv, Israel
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013 via mobile

I was in the opera to see a ballet show. It was very unique experiance! There are 3 levels where you can sit (2 balconys) and private boxes. I sat in the first level and saw the show reasnobly. On the break you can buy ice cream ( i found it unique to an opera). The building itself is really... More 

Thank Ella D
Vichy, France
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45 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Vichy opera house is in the grand design of the majority of Europe's opera houses the internal decorations and facilities are in keeping with the design and comfort associated with this architecturally beautiful city. The opera presentation is extremely good, and boasts it's own orchestra. The orchestral players are good, unfortunately no stage design, but of course the singers are... More 

Thank Betty L

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