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Address: Al Kharijiyah Street, Muscat, Oman
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Simply stunningly beautiful!

Was treated to a visit this week by our wonderful Omani hosts and this building is just architecturally stunning inside. Wonderful outside too, but inside is just incredible... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

Was treated to a visit this week by our wonderful Omani hosts and this building is just architecturally stunning inside. Wonderful outside too, but inside is just incredible, fantastic joinery, marble, etched glass, carving, lighting .... oh, and we listened to a wonderful tenor on his debut evening in Oman too, but that review is not for here, however, the... More 

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england
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Sadly we could not see a concert but the building is well worth a visit, and should there be a concert when there it is a must to attend.

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Beautiful marbled opera house - fabulous architecture - what an iconic venue for operas - makes the opera house in London look shabby!

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

This Opera House is the most Magnificent I have ever visited. When you enter this building you are immediately captivated by its architecture and extravagant luxury. I just wanted to stand and stare.

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

The Opera House has a great architecture and the programme is entertaining and has a great choice of various events.

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Limassol, Limassol, Cyprus
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38 reviews 38 reviews
19 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We have visited the Opera House at night just for sight seeing. We didn't get in because it was closed but it's worth just visiting and walking outside the building. At night it has beautiful lights all over and you are able to walk through a beautiful garden and visit the restaurants, caffe and mall which are in the same... More 

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Muscat, Oman
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Opera house is good attraction and a place for watching great shows over in Muscat Its a cultural icon for the city and a great place to unwind when there are good programs. The restaurants are good too. Tried the Indian one

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amsterdam
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I go to many opera's mainly in Amsterdam, Paris, Vienna, Munich, Milano, Brussels.....was totally amazed to see an Opera House in Muscat....it is an amazing building...it is a grand design indeed. Unfortunately there was no performance during my short stay so hopefully a next time oportunity to do this....

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Muscat, Oman
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Spectacular architecture and interior! Well worth visiting for a show or evening during the morning (9am-12am I think) tour.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Drove by it several times. It looks nice on the outside. We didn't bother stopping. It's just a nice building.

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