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Santa Fe Opera House

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Address: 301 Opera dr, Santa Fe, NM 87504-2408
Phone Number: 505 986 5955
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Activities: Arts and crafts
Description: A beautiful outdoor venue that offers music festivals in July and August.

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Going to the opera in Santa Fe is always fun. The setting is glorious and if you are lucky there will be a thunder storm right at the most dramatic moment in the opera. Tail... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Going to the opera in Santa Fe is always fun. The setting is glorious and if you are lucky there will be a thunder storm right at the most dramatic moment in the opera. Tail gating at the opera is always a sight to behold with those patrons who are dressed up and have table cloths and candelabras and the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

A beautiful place to enjoy an evening of music with friends. The views are wonderful with comfortable sitting and space to move about.

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Rio Rancho, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

If you adore opera, this is your venue! If you just sort of like opera, this is still your venue. There is nothing else quite like the Santa Fe opera. Firstly, there is not a bad seat in the place! Open to the outdoors on each side of the fabulous opera house, there is always, always, always a magnificent view,... More 

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This semi-open air venue well suits evening opera performances. It's a 10 - 15 minute drive North of Santa Fe, offers ample parking, and permits "tail gating" before the performances. One can bring a picnic dinner with wine and enjoy a nice meal before the performance. Also, the Opera House offers free lectures an hour or so before the opera... More 

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Even if you are not an opera buff this venue will help you enjoy the opera. It is most outdoor with covering for rain - views of the lovely mountains and landscape. There are monitors on the back of each seat with the subtitles - it is not at all distracting and very helpful. Check out the behind the scenes... More 

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New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Wanting to attend to quit awhile, this experience was a memorable experience. It was so fun, people can very dressed for the occasion to jeans for comfort.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW

This is one of the most beautiful opera houses I have ever been to. This is a must see for all visitors. The spectacular views are worth coming to see and especially during an opera. Staff is always so great in helping to my needs and opera tickets are always a steal. The entire house is clean and constructed with... More 

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

My husband and I attend the Santa Fe Opera House performances each year and it is the highlight of our summer season. The open structure, with incredible acoustics, allows the visitor to experience the gorgeous New Mexico sunsets and the occasional thunderstorms in the background, as well as the city of Los Alamos evening lights as a backdrop to world-class... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Every performance I have seen (six) has been excellent. The staging innovative, singers high quality. It's fun to bring your picnic-style meal and tailgate beforehand, but I've also enjoyed the meal/lecture option before the performance. Going back again this summer...

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Denver, CO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Check the Opera's web site and see if they are offering the free Saturday Backstage Tour. You show up at 8:30 a.m., (do NOT be late) are given coffee and muffins, and at 8:45 you go into the opera house for a lecture by a specialist -- costumer, prop master, wig master, etc. who tells about their craft. Then you... More 

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Address: Address: 301 Opera dr, Santa Fe, NM 87504-2408
Phone Number: 505 986 5955
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe

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