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The Norwegian National Opera & Ballet

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Address: Kirsten Flagstads Pl. 1, Oslo 0150, Norway
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+47 21 42 21 21
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10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Great to visit and great for photos. Lovely interior too with a nice cafe overlooking the waterfront.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great to visit and great for photos. Lovely interior too with a nice cafe overlooking the waterfront.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great view from the roof! Walk up the roof from the outside for a lovely view over the fjord and the city. You can see the skijump and the ski area in the background. Nice restaurant inside with a view over the fjord.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This landmark of architectural brilliance is a must see when in Oslo. Any performance will get to a new high in an opera house like this one.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Oslo Opera House is a great free attraction in Norway. You can walk on the roof and this gives you an awesome vantage point to view the fjords and the city. Gets very cold in Winter but would definitely recommend.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The Oslo Opera house has everything required of a great site. If you're actually going to an event, the programme features world class operas, ballets and music performances. If you're just passing by, it is a very special experience just to walk around in the roof of the opera house. A must if you are in Oslo. And if you... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Cavalleria rusticana and Pagliacci had an incredible stage, sorry to say I was a little disappointed with the performances.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The opera house was built about 2000 and has about 1500 seats in its main theatre. It is open during the daytime so one can go to the shop, box office or the café and brasserie. I was fortunate to be there just in time for a backstage tour. These are run in Norwegian and English, NOK 100 per person,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Yes, yes, Covent Garden IS special, and a visit to the opera in Madrid is an absolute must, but none finer than Oslo. We saw Cosi Fan Tutti, in the best seats in the House (orchestra stalls) for under £70! So while Norway is in many ways eye-wateringly expensive, you can from the UK for a long weekend, stay in... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

One of the unique building design which makes visitors taking a walk on TOP of the building instead of just visiting inside. Floor tend to be very slippery during winter and Parents with kids need to be extra careful with them

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this place with family. We went up to the roof on a sunny day and had a great view of the bay and Oslo. We entered the building which amuses you with nice interior design consists of wood and glass and huge pillars. It s a must see.

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