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National Theatre

Address: Francuska 3, Belgrade 11000, Serbia
Phone Number: 381 11 3281 333
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Ranked #14 of 53 Activities in Belgrade
Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts
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Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Pozarevac
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139 reviews 139 reviews
113 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

The National Theatre Belgrade was built in 1869 according to the design of Aleksandar Bugarski, the most productive architect of Belgrade in the 19th century. The decision to construct a special building for the theatre was made by Knez Mihailo Obrenović. The building was a typical theatre building at the time and was particularly reminiscent of La Scala, Milan, with... More 

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Patras, Greece
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45 reviews 45 reviews
38 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

nice area near to Knez Mihaila and fortress. Small cafe with cheap coffee for some minute break is here...Good point to explore the rest of this area. October the Theater have maintenance works...outside of the building

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Fareham, Hampshire
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120 reviews 120 reviews
27 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Book online for £7 best tickets for top notch performances in this beautiful venue - it's a must-see in Belgrade

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Vietnam
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391 reviews 391 reviews
273 attraction reviews
310 helpful votes 310 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

I went to the theatre at four different times to try and buy tickets to a ballet, as I kept being told the box office was open at different times. When I finally found the office open I was told the performance I wanted to see was booked out except for seats in the top level. These only cost 300dinar... More 

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Ramat Gan, Israel
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

When we stayd in Belgrade we saw 2 superb perfomances(Opera-Nabucco and Swan Lake Ballet)It was with excellent quality and the best tickets cost us only about 12$.We sat in the private Royal cabines opend for us by the theatre's staff with a key!!Tickets can be bought in advance in the Theatre web site or even we caledl by telephone the... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

situated in the heart of the Belgrade. good repertoir. great opportuniti to combine sightseeing with getting new cultural experience.

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New York
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227 attraction reviews
601 helpful votes 601 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

There are many theaters around the world that are far more grand and ostentatious than this one. But this is probably a miniature version of those great ones. It is not particularly attractive from the outside or inside, but very functional and comfortable inside. I found the mosaic on the roof dome in the theater hall to be very attractive.... More 

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Belgrade, Serbia
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58 reviews 58 reviews
24 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Very good theatre , with lots of good and also quality plays. For the "bigger" shows you must reserve your ticket on time.

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Cary , NC
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108 reviews 108 reviews
27 attraction reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Very glooming minimalist shows - not worth the time and money. One was a retrospective on contributors to the museum, one was one one Reuben's painting, some impressionist rooms and a religious retrospective on the Cross.

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Belgrade, Serbia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

It's not only a theatre it's also a very important Monument of Culture protected by Republic of Serbia. Founded in 19th century the building was a reminiscent of La Scala in Milan. Later recontructions changed the appearance. I love this theater and visit often both stages.

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