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Opera House (Operan)

Jakobs Torg 2, Stockholm 103 22 , Sweden
08-24 82 40
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Ranked #7 of 161 Attractions in Stockholm
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Operas, Theaters
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San Francisco
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44 reviews 44 reviews
16 attraction reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

The Opera house is a beautiful building, like all Opera houses, but the one-hour tour brings it to life as the guide tells story after story leading you through the gilded rooms and dark corridors.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

If u have more days, then Opera is a good place to visit! The building itself is magnificent! we saw modern Don Juan - not my style....I would prefer a classical piece, but still interesting!

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Perth australia
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103 reviews 103 reviews
27 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 NEW

The tour was made by our guide Roy, who has been involved at the Opera House for 40 Years. His knowledge and stories were fantastic and his added humour made the time fly by. He even taught us a little ballet. We won't be giving up our day jobs, but it was fun. Even if you think you are not... More

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Sweden
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I like this Opera House of Stockholm very ! it has wonderful rooms and the big theater is so nice, al the decorations are perfect , you see there the best opera !

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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69 reviews 69 reviews
35 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

A friend and I saw the main entrance to the Opera House open, so we decided to check out the building. The security guard asked if we were there to dine. We had no idea there was a restaurant, and being that it was lunchtime, we said yes. The guard ushered us up the grand staircase and to a restaurant... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
35 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We took a tour of the opera and went to see a show later on! Both were well worth it! The english tour was about at 11am and was lead by a charming guy named Fabian. he was so enthusiastic about everything and was really interesting too! we went though the halls and ended up in the main opera hall... More

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Cairo, Egypt
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178 reviews 178 reviews
130 attraction reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We were very lucky to watch opera, and listen to classic music in the open air.. the opera built a theater in the open air, adjacent to the opera building wall. No tickets were needed, every body was standing in the street, enjoying some of the great activities. It was charming moments that every body was totally taken, and interacting... More

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Drumheller
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51 reviews 51 reviews
14 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

My first real opera experience. I loved every minute. Even the modern opera (Don Juan) that some of the more traditional Swedes turned their noses up at and actually left during intermission I thought was fantastic. I learned opera etiquette there too. At the end I am accustom to standing ovation for almost all the theatre I've been to. But... More

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New York City, New York
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We were walking and touring stockholm and happened to go inside for a peek and ended up staying for couple hours. The upstairs has 2 different restaurant bar, for 2 different vibes. A great place to sit, have a drink admire the view of stockholm on a nice day.

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San Diego, CA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

After touring the Opera House and enjoying the beautiful building, stop by the bar and have a drink overlooking the water. Very enjoyable break!

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