We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

National Theater

Certificate of Excellence
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Piata Stefan cel Mare, Nr. 24, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Phone Number: 40 264 597175
Improve this listing
Book ahead on Viator
More Info
and up
Half-Day Cluj-Napoca City Tour
Why book on Viator?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 74 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 40
  • 26
    Very good
  • 6
  • 2
  • 0
quality time, Great shows

I enjoyed all the shows that I attended . I believe that the quality of the shows are higher than most expect. I decide to make a all year visit plan and it is totally worth it... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Ramnicu valcea

Similar Things to Do in Cluj-Napoca

Add Photo Write a Review

74 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Ramnicu valcea
Level Contributor
9 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed all the shows that I attended . I believe that the quality of the shows are higher than most expect. I decide to make a all year visit plan and it is totally worth it. Belive me this place is magic.

Thank VladpukuIII
Budapest, Hungary
Level Contributor
1,182 reviews
952 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 209 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

We were very lucky, as we could get in, when it was no performance. The theater reminds on some Italian theaters. It is worth to visit, it is full with history.

Thank 545medva
Perth, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
536 reviews
274 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Similar in style to some of the great theatres/opera houses of Italy. Very ornate and pleasing to the eye. Well maintained and nice gardens to the front.

Thank gastronaut_11
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

One of the best theatres in Romania! I absolutely love the building, and they also have really good plays:)

Thank Cristina_Andreea
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

National Theater is a beautiful place...is full of history. The actours are beautiful and talented people. This is a place full of peace and a perfect place to relax after a long and busy day. Is a good place for locals tourists....for everybody.

Thank Luisa G
Bucharest, Romania
Level Contributor
169 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

When I ordered tickets for "Caveleria Rusticana ",one month prior to the performance ,the best tickets I could find were at the first floor lodge. All the ground floor was fully booked. When we arrived for the performance we noticed that the whole ground floor was EMPTY. So I understand that the sale of the tickets is a matter of... More 

Thank wlaura
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Level Contributor
25 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

The splendid building, not too big, but not too small, is, by far, one of the best attractions of Cluj. Besides the very nice location (especially the theater's interior), the shows featured here are as good as anywhere. Great artists have been on this stage and will be, I'm sure.

1 Thank Alina M
Level Contributor
15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Visiting cluj-napoca and not visiting the National Theatre it is a pity. I have been to a couple of plays, long followed ones, and it was great.

Thank Razvan P
Oradea, Romania
Level Contributor
15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

The building is great, the plays are great. The culture is floting in the air. Everything is just right with the theater in Cluj Napoca. I can say i only spent lovely evenings there

Thank Anca O
Level Contributor
21 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Beautiful old-style theatre where you can see an opera for only €10-€15. Nice experience that in many other countries would be much more expenive.

Thank Ronald F

Travelers who viewed National Theater also viewed

Cluj-Napoca, Cluj County
Cluj-Napoca, Cluj County
Cluj-Napoca, Cluj County

Been to National Theater? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of National Theater and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from National Theater staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?