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This famous performance hall, built in the late 19th century, hosts frequent dramatic and musical events.
Falkenstrasse 1 | Nearest station: Zürich Stadelhofen, Zurich 8008, Switzerland
+41 44 268 64 00
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful building, amazingly illuminated, we couldn't visit because of the Film Festival, but from outside, this building is a great example of architecture, and a magnificent space for arts, specially opera and ballet

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Reviewed October 5, 2018

Finally went to see la boheme, and even though I spend months each year in Zurich, the first time at th opera house. Bought my ticket online, but it did not say I wouldn’t be able to see anything. Tiny seats, they stick extra chairs...More

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Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

While in Zurich, my wife and I went to see Carmen at the Zurich opera house. It’s a small theater. They have an interesting custom of kicking everyone out of the auditorium during the intermission. Perhaps this is so they can sell more concessions. The...More

1  Thank David G
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

Came here for a performance while in town, and I was totally impressed. It is easily accessible by public transit, and also within walking distance from Old Town area. Once inside you get the feel of how intimate it is, which I find it more...More

Thank E2205KDjoea
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

This opera house is massive and beautiful. Great photo opp, right by Lake Zurich. Restaurants, tourists and shopping all around the Opera house!

1  Thank lynnc156
Reviewed March 1, 2018

When you head to Zurich lake, You will see a big square ( on your left ), the great building in the square is the Opera House.. It is very difficult to find tickets, without booking months in advance, also the tickets are Very expensive....More

3  Thank rafa e
Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

Total Rip Off! There are several seats which are behind a pole and you literally sea nothing but they tell you that its mentioned “restricted view” I am sorry but look at the photo. This is no view at all. Then when we complained the...More

6  Thank Gyunnar A
Reviewed January 11, 2018 via mobile

Classical European Bally performance awaits you here.. ensure you have prior online booking to avoided last min disappointments.

Thank Umang A
Reviewed January 6, 2018

Zürich Opera House is an opera house in the Swiss city of Zürich. Located at the Sechseläutenplatz, it has been the home of the Zürich Opera since 1891. It is also home to the Zürich Ballet. The Zurich Opera House is one of the best...More

1  Thank netachaney
Reviewed January 4, 2018

Went to see an opera unknown to myself - great production. Booked tickets online - website slightly confusing but all worked out. A traditional opera house with modern trappings. Bar great and efficient. Traditional auditorium with stools in some cases for the those at the...More

1  Thank TheTrailingSpouse
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