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Opera de Monte-Carlo

Place du Casino | B.P. 139, Monte-Carlo, Monaco
377 98 06 28 00
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Ranked #4 of 14 attractions in Monte-Carlo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Operas
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Lecanto
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58 reviews 58 reviews
19 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

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

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Nottingham
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44 reviews 44 reviews
12 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 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.

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Monaco-Ville, Monaco
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59 reviews 59 reviews
8 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 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

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Monte-Carlo, Monaco
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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!

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Carlisle
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60 reviews 60 reviews
25 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 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.

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long island, new york
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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

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Paris, France
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683 reviews 683 reviews
371 attraction reviews
302 helpful votes 302 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!

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Monaco
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122 reviews 122 reviews
6 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 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

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Dublin, Ireland
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54 reviews 54 reviews
25 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 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.

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Monaco
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

Spectacular setting, even better than the Paris Opera. Usually very nice performances as well, if you can get tickets it is definitely worth going there

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