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Saigon Opera House (Ho Chi Minh Municipal Theater)

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Built in 1898 following the “flamboyant” style of the French 3rd Republic, Saigon Opera House was certified a National Relic & one of the top Ho Chi Minh City attractions. The Opera House hosts cultural entertaining performances, bamboo cirque...more
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07 Lam Son Square Street | District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
+84 91 675 30 30
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Reviewed yesterday

Superb Opera house in a wonderfully diverse city HCMC has become.. Congratulations Saigon Opera House. a MUST visit!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 353ivanw
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We saw AO and their Teh Dar show and were thoroughly delighted. Tasteful decor sets off this elegant building with good acoustics, comfortable seating and houses this energetic show well. The piece de resistance for me is the beautiful fountain in the grounds that is...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Nonapama
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Looks beautiful from all the ways. Great architecture and attracts a lot of tourists. You can go and see it once , opera house of Hanoi was also great.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Pooja_Vikesh
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had time to see the grand building only from outside and it still managed to impress us. The guide told us about the times when the house was filled to the capacity for it's shows.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank vasumo
Reviewed 6 days ago

Did not see it from the inside but it is beautiful building from the outside. Wish to have more time there.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank planetawdrodze
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is my second trip to Saigon and in November 2018 I was staying at Hotel des Arts when I happened to mention "Do they use the Opera house for Opera" yes was the reply from the Concierge Supervisor named Kien. And that night there...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Valerie F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Saigon Opera House is a beautiful building. Unfortunately on this occasion we were unable to enter the Opera House so we just admired the beauty from the outside, hopefully some day we will see a show there.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SAB5859
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well maintained Opera House that was fully packed for the performance we saw there. Tickets are available online.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BenMiSa
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Opera house is a beautiful, spacious, comfortable place. Lit up at night, it is almost magical in its appearance.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank GoneAgain47
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Designed by the French, there are now Almost nightly shows that for the most part are aerobatic. We had originally thought that we would get the $70 USD tickets but settled for the $30 USD tickets since the show is only one hour long. It...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Barb C
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May 23, 2018|
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Response from skipAussieontour | Reviewed this property |
I would think not as they warn about photography and noise during the show
May 10, 2017|
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Response from LamN_12 | Reviewed this property |
We saw a man with a jacket, many in shorts, but all with footwear and no g-strings. Unless you perform in a circus show.
April 9, 2017|
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Response from LuneProduction | Property representative |
Dear Nottheo 1, I am representing for Lune Production company, that has A O Show, Teh Dar, The Mist Show performing at the Saigon Opera House. If you are looking for tickets to go to our shows, you can go to our website... More