We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Opera de Monte-Carlo

Place du Casino | B.P. 139, Monte-Carlo, Monaco
377 98 06 28 00
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #3 of 14 Attractions in Monte-Carlo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Operas
10 visitor photos
Write a Review

62 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    47
    11
    3
    0
    1
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Really love harbours & this one didn't disappoint! Had lunch looking over it - fabulous! Part of the grand prix track runs past there, had great fun walking it!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Lecanto
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
26 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

The rooms are wonderful from a bygone era but the vibe is a bit dead. When I first went there was a very strict dress code, you had to hand over your passport and pay 10 Euros to get in ... this time there was none of that which I think takes away from the place as the top of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Nottingham
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
13 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Visited for the Jazz festival one evening. A bit different to the seedy dives I normally frequent to watch bands. Nevertheless had a great night in a fabulous setting. A beautiful building worth a visit, especially if you get to see it in use.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Monaco-Ville, Monaco
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
8 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

I have visited this opulent building on numerous occasions,attending classical opera or concert performances,but also on a less formal ones,like silent movie (The General with Buster Keaton) accompanied by full orchestra of The House or concert by German band playing vegetable instruments.Each occasion different,public different,but charm of Old Lady persestently felt. Magnificent venue,with excellent acoustics and comfortable seats.I can not... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Monte-Carlo, Monaco
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Magnificent building, like stepping back in time, well worth the experience, I have been to several performances there & never been disappointed, only once walk out due to the Opera being not my choice!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Carlisle
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
35 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

We did not experience the inside of this magnificent building. But if the inside is anything like the outside, it is quite simply stunning, the architecture is unbelievable.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
long island, new york
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

another attraction was to enjoy the ballet, which was performed in the same building that houses the casino. once you step inside you are transported back to another era. the room where the ballet, as well as opera is performed, is faced with gold glitter, with the two royal boxes on either side. the seats we had were unbelievable- FIRST... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Paris, France
Top Contributor
773 reviews 773 reviews
418 attraction reviews
421 helpful votes 421 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

This is a site you have to see in Monaco when you are visiting. Just near the casino, it and the buildings around will give you many opportunities to say WOW!! and take photos!

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Monaco
Top Contributor
137 reviews 137 reviews
6 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

I am a old rocknrolla, not even a big opera fan, but we go to every production and I love every minute of it! If you have the opportunity, dress UP and GO. The room is stunning and if you want to see the real Monaco society, this is where you will find it. Not really for kids and not... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Dublin, Ireland
Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
38 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

Some impressive cars are parked over there and the architecture is really nice. I cannot say how is inside the Casino, as you need a certain dress code and I did not had one.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Opera de Monte-Carlo also viewed

Monte-Carlo, Monaco
Monte-Carlo, Monaco
 
Monte-Carlo, Monaco
Monte-Carlo, Monaco
 

Been to Opera de Monte-Carlo? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing