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Narodni 223/2, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The National Theater (Narodni Divadlo), on the New Town side of Legii Bridge, is best for opera and ballet. Opened in 1883 with Smetana's opera, this theater was the first truly Czech venue in Prague. From the very start, it was nicknamed the "Cradle of...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very special building...very impresdive. People are so culture oriented even little kids. The staff is friendly even in case their English is not perfect. Good experience

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank rosehip27
Reviewed September 6, 2019

A beautiful building that enriches the architecture of Prague. Building has a fascinating history - the residents of Prague wanted a theater in their city but the Austrian King did not approve the financing. The locals contributed money but just before the inauguration, a fire...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed August 2, 2019

The theater is not very big but it's really nice. We watched an opera and a ballet, and it was great. The seats are confortable, the theater is impecable, it was a great experience. There are a couple of things that it could be better,...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 8, 2019 via mobile

Really good visit. Beautiful theatre house! Opera (Tosca) was artistically a good basic level. Average priced tickets. Very reasonable priced interval service, nice prosecco!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Marleena123
Reviewed July 8, 2019

Overlooking the Vltava River, the National Theatre is a beautiful building topped with an enormous gold 'crown' that glitters in the sunlight. Finished in June 1881, all of the interior was destroyed by fire two months later and had to be rebuilt. The portal on...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank wendyanddavid536
Reviewed July 4, 2019

Beautiful architecture. This is the place where the world's best opera and ballet have been performed for well over a century. When you're in Prague, be sure to see what is being performed here. Don't miss the opportunity.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Waterloonie
Reviewed July 1, 2019

National Theater is visible on the banks of the river Vltava and sign of Czech national pride. Built end of 19th century in neo-renaissance style it cannot be missed. There the main opera's and theater performances take place. It is abundant decorated from outside and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Janoshka
Reviewed June 30, 2019

This is one of the most wonderful musical ballet show performed in the world, It was real treat to eyes and ears to watch their splendid performance of more than 2 hours. The building and the hall where ballet is performed is an architectural masterpiece.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank AjayGupta2014
Reviewed June 30, 2019

Watched a play here and although language is in Czech, it is easy to understand. Actors are professional and talented. The whole theater is beautiful and is open for exploring. I recommend the ground seats. Doors open only at 6 pm or about 1 hour...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Nove Mesto (New Town)
Nearly 700 hundred meters long, Wenceslas Square
represents the most frequent and buzzing crossroads of
the city. The National Museum in the upper part of the
square watches over your spending spree in countless
shops and retail stores lining the entire square,
which ends at Na Příkopě, the most famous shopping
street. When tired or broke, you can explore the
city's underpasses, which can take you to the Old Town
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Response from Brian R | Reviewed this property |
Well, they are the least attractive, hence the price. But you get to see the ballet... when booking tickets, watch out for warnings about rrstricted view (posts and pillars etc.) Try to get mid, front row seats. Enjoy!
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Hehe... the rows at the furthermost back on umptieth balcony. In the olden day occupied mostly by students. The absolutely cheapest stands at a theater. Hope it clarifies.
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Small theater-seats close to stage. I prefer aisle seats - any seat on main floor is good.
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