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Address: Svobody prosp. 28, Lviv 79008, Ukraine
Phone Number: +380 322 356 586
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beautiful building

Beautiful building designed by Polish architect Zygmunt Gogolewski. Built in 1897 to 1900 in eclectic style.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful building designed by Polish architect Zygmunt Gogolewski. Built in 1897 to 1900 in eclectic style.

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Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Having visited Lviv quite often I've never been in it's wonderful and well known Opera. So, this year I've decided to change this poor situation as well as make a very special HBD-gift for myself) So, crispy snowy eve of 2.12 with a fairy tale ballet premiere of Simphony of Dance became a real wonder and a great start of... More 

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Sampford Peverell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have visited the opera many times on my visits to Lviv. It is a beautiful building with many fine features. The seating is good and the boxes are even better. For someone from England like me, the ticket prices are very cheap - £10 Sterling for a seat in a box with an excellent view of the stage. I... More 

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Haifa, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful theater! The smallest and nicest opera & ballet theater in the Eastern Europe. Choose classical performance only!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have given an excellent rating to the building. One of the most beautiful opera houses in the world.

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

This place is beautiful, lots of history. Built over a river, the construction for the time was pretty amazing. The acoustics of course are great. We saw an opera, best seats in the house were $6 (USD) even our teenage boys were absorbed in the show, and that's with it being performed in Ukrainian, we don't speak a word. So... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Much like the Vienna Opera which was somehow the model, this Institution is a marvel of Historicist architecture in an elegant setting. While I di not manage to attend a performance, the authentic elegance of this building alone is worth a visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

Beautiful little operahouse. Wonderfully renovated. Go for a sightseeing tour of the building or even better; buy a ticket to an opera or ballet show. The artistic level is high and the tickets are so affordable and great value for money. I had tickets on 1st balcony, 1st row. Cant be better!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

A group of friends and I visited the Lviv opera to take in its ornate architecture on a recent trip to the city. We were not disappointed! The opera is at the north end of the pretty promenade along Prospekt Svobody and its exterior is magnificent. The fountain and square outside provide a pleasant place to take in the exterior... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016

Was in Lviv for two days and went to a performance of Delibes' ballet "Coppélia" on the night I was free. An excellent performance with a seat in the second row of the stalls for under €10.Two great lead dancers and a beautiful set. There seems to be a performance of an opera or a ballet almost every evening and... More 

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