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Address: Francuska 3, Belgrade 11000, Serbia
Phone Number: +381 11 3281333
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National Theater (Narodno pozoriste)

This is a pride and joy of Belgrade and Serbia. Not only that the outside of the building is beautiful and imposing but the interior as well. On this visit, I haven't been inside... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a pride and joy of Belgrade and Serbia. Not only that the outside of the building is beautiful and imposing but the interior as well. On this visit, I haven't been inside, but I have been other times and can vouch that you will have a great experience whether you go to see a ballet, opera or a... More 

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Ioannina, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

i am not a friend of opera but i followed my wifes desire.situated in the centre of belgrade it is easy to find.we went to see CARMEN.tickets for the good seats had vanished so we settled for the highest level (price for both tickets was 5 euro).to my suprise it was a breathtaking experience the atmosfere the actors the singing.i... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

The Serbs are serious about their theatre, and this wonderful National company presents the best in drama, opera and ballet, all of which receive healthy subsidy, meaning that everyone can enjoy the terrific shows presented. Productions change frequently, so it's possible to see a play, and opera and a ballet, all in one week, all of high quality, innovative and... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

After the pedestrain zon of Knez Mihaillova, we passed by the National Theatre which was an old structure but with nice architectural design from outlook. We could not enter the site due to time constraints and hope to visit this theatre again next time.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

It is right up there among the best deals we ever have had during our travel around the world. For about 4 euros each (maybe slightly more after Brexit), we got tickets for the centre balcony seats on the first row for a truly amazing ballet dance. It is a creative and modern take on the life of Alexandre the... More 

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Nicosia, Cyprus
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

Its a nice building well preserved, it location is prime so even if you don't wanna visit it you are more likely to see it. We didnt enter the building.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 31, 2016

Absolutely a must see in Belgrade. Even if you don't speak Serbian, go to see any show to live a unique experience transporting you back in time. Splendid decoration, main scene and a grand hall with a stunning ceiling.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 19, 2016

It is definitely one of the places every traveler has to visit. With a wide array of shows it offers a truly special cultural piece of Belgrades Theatrical culture. After the show, I went for a walk and discovered an amazing barbershop just behind the National Theatre called Mr. Sweeney Todd - and there the 2nd show began....

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 10, 2016

My wife has been asking me to take her to the ballet for 20 years. Good seat in Melbourne are very expensive. I'm not a fan of ballet but I thought I would take my wife, teenage daughter and young son to the ballet in Belgrade. The tickets are reasonably priced so I purchased 1st class tickets. The theatre is... More 

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2015

I visited the theatre for Operas 3 times, and I have to say I was amazed!!! The building is unique (allthough the theater is small), the orchestra was excellent, and the voices were far over average. I have to admit that the state opera has by far the best Bass I ever heared in my life. Bravo!

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