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Address: Al Kharijiyah Street, Muscat, Oman
Phone Number: 351039682440330096824403322196824403332296824403333396824403334
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$179.00*
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Stunning setting ...

As little incongruous to be seeing the story of Don Giovanni is a Muslim country ... but a great evening , good acoustics, etc. When it says strict dress code, ideally you should... read more

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

As little incongruous to be seeing the story of Don Giovanni is a Muslim country ... but a great evening , good acoustics, etc. When it says strict dress code, ideally you should have smart with a jacket. As a last minute thing, it was a bit of a challenge to get me in ....

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Royal Opera House in Muscat is a beautiful building with a huge courtyard,colorfully lit up for the performances. The auditorium itself is highly sophisticated with excellent acoustics.

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent setting. Excellent production. Will return on our next visit to Muscat. The pre production talk was very informative and well worth listening to.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Beautiful building in the heart of Muscat, especially the lighting at night. Good selection of international shows

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was a strange experience. We were in this opulent Opera House listening to a jazz concert by Al Jareau. Even Al Jareau mentioned that he had never played in an Opera House! The Opera House is fantastic. Opulent and beautifully decorated with a mix of European and Arabic architecture and decor. On the side of the main Opera House,... More 

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Alexandria, Egypt
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

You might think that there are no Omani musician can play orchestra's symphonies,I'm really impressed and surprised to see Omani musicians playing famous symphonies wearing their traditional clothes and follow the maestro in a very impressive ways.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Royal Opera House stands for its name, it is truly Royal in all sense. The interiors are done taking into consideration the Omani Heritage and Culture. They show some lovely plays and the Opera makes us Proud :-)..

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Sarasota, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When I think of an opera house I think of grand old palaces with baroque and rococo design and carved ornamentation. This is a cement block building. I realize this is a relatively new country so I don't expect traditional design but considering the exemplary architecture in other middle eastern neighbors such as Dubai and Abu Dhabi, they could have... More 

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Fordingbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The exterior is mor than matched by the opulent interior and the use of marble and teak. The whole opera complex including the outside arena has been lavishly created with no thought of being anything but the most magnificent

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well worth a visit at night. It is great at night. The place is beautifully lit up with great lighting. Just a nice place to while away an evening with friends

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