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Address: Francuska 3, Belgrade 11000, Serbia
Phone Number: 381 11 3281 333
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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World class performance, dirt cheap price - it almost feels like a robbery

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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed June 24, 2016
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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 

3 Thank ChungyanChow
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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New York City, New York
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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.

Thank Baronessa_Scotti
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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....

Thank Petar D
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!

Cairo Governorate, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2015

I definitely recommend this to anyone visiting Belgrade! You can get the best seats for around $10. I watched the Nutcracker and was completely stunned by the experience. The theater is absolutely beautiful on the inside and so are the performances. The schedule of performances and ticket prices are all available online and are very easy to purchase. Once you... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2015

I walked around the exterior of this fine building and took the attached photo,It is near the centre of the city and worth a visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2015

Belgrade theatre is not bolsoi theatre moscow and it is not Skala in milano, it is also far away from amazing warsaw theatre ,or dreamy Wien opera, but... It has amazing people that dance here. Belgrade' s ballet scene os really on very high quality level. I was lucky to watch Dorian Gray , and I was super impressed by... More 

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