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Bucharest National Opera House

Address: 70-72, Mihail Kogalniceanu Boulevard, Bucharest, Romania
Phone Number: 4021 314 69 80
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Ranked #25 of 111 Activities in Bucharest
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Operas, Performances
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Type: Operas, Performances

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Haifa, Israel
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

There is no description capable to describe the feelings one can experiment during an opera in this place, here both the sound and architecture combine, the view and the hearing work together, thus, little bit issue with Parking in the area.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

It was such an wonderful experience to watch Othello. I don't understand the language - however the way it was portrayed was great. Inside the building is just wonderful. A great experience - everyone should visit at least once.

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Romford, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

We were unable to get inside as they were preparing for a perfomance that night but we were allowed to wander around the entrance. The security guard was extremely friendly and even though we were not akllowed to take photos he did give us a programme of events for free.

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Bangkok, Thailand
Top Contributor
118 reviews 118 reviews
49 attraction reviews
143 helpful votes 143 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

With some coaxing I was able to go in and enjoy this beautiful building. I wish there was a way to have had more information about it, If there is any tour it was not clear to me how to get one. It was very beautiful and worth the time to view it.

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Bucharest, Romania
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67 reviews 67 reviews
24 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

beautiful building, excellent acoustic, excellent spectacles! The building is nice from outside and from inside also and the artists are the best

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Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
23 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Perfect for a weekend chill out with friends to watch and hear a story. The building of the opera isn't that impressive from outside but inside it has beautiful stairs and the ceiling has a hundred goldened crystal arms chandelier . plus there's an interesting small museum with costumes from classic operas.

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Wiesbaden, Germany
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Romania made a lot of progress in many areas and culturally went from very good to extremely good. I was impressed by the artists and their work, especially given the lack of resources. Well done!

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Beautiful building, half a century old, completely renewed. Good shows, opera and ballet. Unfortunately, children can assist only if they are 6 or older.

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I like this old building, that gives me a feeling of warmth and coziness. It is the only one left in Bucharest with this inside look, because the 'Opereta' was destroyed at Ceausescu's order to build instead a street. If you can find tickets ask for an opera show and certainly not for a ballet. If you can find only... More 

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

An excellent place and an amazing building. It's worth seeing it from inside and outside, but also to stay for a play.

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