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Address: Intersection of Le Loi and Dong Khoi Sts | Lam Son Square, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
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Phone Number: (84-8) 825 1563
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes
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This stately landmark building hosts more than just opera; it's also home...

This stately landmark building hosts more than just opera; it's also home to classical recitals, pop concerts and dance.

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Acrobatic Show

Theatre was well presented & clean We were huddled into the corner to buy tickets which were actually 30% more than we had expected to pay as the cheaper tickets had all... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
Geoff_Siddle
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Perth, Australia
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7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Loved this as they encourage audience participation. We walked out with our clappers and no one said anything so I guess they were part of what we paid for. A great show that you don't have to understand Vietnamese to understand the show. A tour is offered before the show and refreshing tea offered as well after the tour. Go... More 

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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326 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Stunningly beautiful opera house in the French colonial style. My spouse and I saw an AO show here. The seats were comfortable, plush, although there were areas on the second level that could use some aesthetic attention, in terms of maintenance. Worth a visit, even just to admire the outside of the building.

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Thank diploconcierge
Melbourne
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nice building and worth a ticket in to see a show if you are into that sort of thing. easy to find in the heart of district one

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We went to see the acrobatic show by the AO theatre company. Stunning, beautiful and mesmerising. Note that tickets are very expensive - London prices, so get out the credit card! They also class children over 1.40 m as adults and thereby no concessions. We are very glad we went to see this production and we all had our photos... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Theatre was well presented & clean We were huddled into the corner to buy tickets which were actually 30% more than we had expected to pay as the cheaper tickets had all gone Good acoustics and will check out the building in day light tomorrow

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Thank Geoff_Siddle
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The AO Show currently on show at the Opera House is very well choreographed and energetic. Wonderful. The Opera House is not very big so can get a good view for most seats. The French colonial building is beautiful inside as well as outside. Worth a visit.

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Thank KCChye
Sydney, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Opera House looks very interesting, however, we were unable to go inside and view the architecture unless we purchased tickets to the show. Communication difficulties trying to find out if tours were run of the building. It was a shame that we couldn't go in as the photos of the inside are very interesting.

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Thank Craig A
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've already pass by Opera House many times but never get into it. But it has unique architecture, the only one in Saigon. I think if you only want to visit it to take some photos, I recommend to visit at night, it's will be more marvelous. You also can come in to watch some nice show. I wish that... More 

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Thank ThanhThiVN
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting place, worth visiting if you're nearby. Great architecture, was something on while we were there, so could only peep inside

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Thank Andrew81
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walking our way to the wharf passing by this opera house. Like the architectural and the garden surrounding it. Didn't see the show though.

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