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Hungarian State Opera House (Magyar Allami Operahaz)

7,677 Reviews

Hungarian State Opera House (Magyar Allami Operahaz)

7,677 Reviews
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Andrassy ut 22, Budapest 1061 Hungary
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SpirosK photography wrote a review May 2020
Athens, Greece1,346 contributions67 helpful votes
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...but it's under reconstruction perhaps for the whole of 2020. The Opera shows happen in another building with great acoustics but not close as beautiful as this one. Worth going inside and seeing the halls and rooms which are open to the public while reconstruction takes place.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Daniel19 wrote a review May 2020
Sutton, United Kingdom12 contributions2 helpful votes
The scaffolding around the Hungarian State Opera House has been taken down, but the work in it has been interrupted by the COVID epidemic. We had the chance to see their superb shows at the Erkel theatre. Still amazing, although the building there is very sterile.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Thomas wrote a review Apr 2020
Toronto, Canada3 contributions
It's very impressive building, it's located on the Andrassy ut. Very central. Totally recommended to anyone who is visiting the Budapest
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Carol A S wrote a review Mar 2020
Marietta, Georgia4,212 contributions618 helpful votes
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The Hungarian State Opera House is on Andrássy út. The large neo-Renaissance building (designed by Hungarian architect Miklós Ybl) opened to the public in 1884, funded by the city of Budapest and by Emperor Franz Joseph I of Austria-Hungary. It is the second largest opera
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Date of experience: May 2019
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The_Crofter wrote a review Mar 2020
Culcheth, United Kingdom801 contributions252 helpful votes
Knew that the building was closed for refurbishment but still went on the limited areas tour which gave just a taste of the magnificence of the building. Highlight for me was the five minute concert on the staircase which was mesmerising. Will definitely return to watch a
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Date of experience: February 2020
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