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State Opera

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Address: Legerova 75, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
Phone Number: + 420 296 117 111
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Always a very nice experience ....

As we visit Prague once a year, we always visit an opera performance in the beautiful State Opera. This time we saw the operetta "Die Fledermaus" (the Bat). It was not as... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Trondheim, Norway

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Trondheim, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As we visit Prague once a year, we always visit an opera performance in the beautiful State Opera. This time we saw the operetta "Die Fledermaus" (the Bat). It was not as interesting as many of the operas we had seen earlier, but still enjoyable. The singers are always very good. We use to recommend this operahouse to everybody who... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had box seats here to see the Barber of Seville for our anniversary and it was perfect!! This opera house is breath taking!!

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went to see the National Theatre's production of Swan Lake. The building interior is absolutely out of this world! So impressive! The production was terrific - seats were very comfortable - reasonably priced. I'm so glad we went!

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Mold, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This performance co-insider with our holiday and I'm so glad I booked. The ballet is one thing in that it was truly spectacular to such a high degree of professionalism, athleticism and to my unfamiliar Eastern European style. But the thing that blew my mind was the building itself with such beautiful architecture and fine detail, my photo snaps do... More 

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We saw Carmen in December 2015. What a great production! The opera house is stunning , the set was superb and the opera,was fantastic. A,really superb performance and some excellent voices. If you like opera, this is a,definite "must" for any trip to Prague

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La Condamine, Monaco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

My first taste of Ballet (Swan Lake) was here in the State Opera. The beauty & grandeur alone is well worth a visit. We were seated on the ground floor near the back in a central position. We could both see perfectly well and enjoyed the whole performance immensely.

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New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

My wife, son, 2 relatives and a friend attended a performance of Carmen here in December 2015. The first trick is to get here by taxi and to negotiate a fair price with the taxi driver. I speak Russian and German so if you speak one of these languages you may have better luck in dealing with taxi drivers who... More 

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Derry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

We visited the State Opera on Christmas Day for a performance of Rusalka, the opera was fantastic and we were completely blown away by the opulence of the Opera house, an absolutely incredible experience for such a reasonable price!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

Went to see Carmen. Incredible. Note the prices are very reasonable. Highly suggest even if you are not a Opera lover.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

This is an excellent looking building with amazing architecture. It is conveniently located next to the national museum.

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Stare Mesto (Old Town)
One of the oldest neighborhoods in town represents the medieval heart of Prague. It’s no surprise it is bustling with tourists every time of day. Križovnický square, overlooking Charles Bridge with Prague Castle in the background, is probably the most beautiful square in the city. Its unique historical atmosphere of gothic houses and churches, cobblestone streets and squares, and stone towers blend together with the modern era. A vast array of bars, restaurants, dance clubs, international brand shops, galleries and hotels bring life to the old city. With its charming and picturesque cobblestone streets, the nightlife and parties will surely be unforgettable.
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