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Opera de Monte-Carlo

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Address: Place du Casino | B.P. 139, Monte-Carlo, Monaco
Phone Number: 377 98 06 28 00
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Fantastic building and fantastic play

Great expirience. Opera was great. Baroque building is spectacle on its own. Overlooking the sea. You might find many people did face lifting - don't get scared.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
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53 reviews 53 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Great expirience. Opera was great. Baroque building is spectacle on its own. Overlooking the sea. You might find many people did face lifting - don't get scared.

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Menton, France
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Since its creation in 1879, the Opera of Monte-Carlo has gained international fame, playing a key role in promoting the most beautiful voices to the rest of Europe. The Opera of Monte-Carlo secured a reputation for artistic innovation. Authors such as Bizet, Franck or Massenet wrote some of their works for the Monéguasque Opera. Regularly, the Opera goes on tours... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Very classy, attended the opera twice here, very well organized. Impeccable. The seats are very comfortable you could sit hours without any discomfort.

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Bebington, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 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!

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Lecanto
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26 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 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 

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Nottingham
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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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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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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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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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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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