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Piata Stefan cel Mare, Nr. 24, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
+40 264 597 175
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All reviews opera house beautiful place nice architecture baroque style worth a visit stage ballet culture operas tickets play romania theather acoustics performed cluj institutions
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Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

The building itself is very impressive. There are plenty of performances that took place here, about opera and theatre .

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ElenaP2205
Reviewed October 5, 2018

It is one of my favourite place in Cluj-Napoca. Very nice staff & you can see some amazing performances.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Maria F
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

The place is ok although almost nothing has changed during the las years so it needs some refreshing. As one of the most important an represetative institutions of culture it would require some more glamour. The customer services should be given more attention and the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Lala77ro
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Nice place to be nd to have a lovely evening seeing a high quality performance (theatre, opera, ballet)

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank deleanudiana
Reviewed June 28, 2018

Check what's playing during your stay, it's worth to see a performance, but not in the summer, the place is very hot, no air condition or even fans.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Suziks
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

This building is one of the oldest and most beautiful ones from this city. It was designed and built by the same Hungarian people as the original from Budapest. The romanians liked it so much, that they kept it in very good condition, compared to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Szabo L
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

This is a great place where operas and theatre can be performed. The people that are performing are very talented and they are capable to transmit emotions from the stage.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ElenaP2205
Reviewed May 11, 2018

The teather and the Natinal Opera House ar ein the same building. It's one of the first cultural buildings in Cluj Napoca and also has a great architecture.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Codrin L
Reviewed April 5, 2018

Very beautiful place. Great performances ( I was at opera and ballet). Very nice workers of theater - nothing bother you enjoying the atmosphere. There is one but - if you not taller than 1,75 u may find yourself seeing only half of the play,...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank LiyaLes
Reviewed March 26, 2018

The architecture is great! The same hall is used for the opera concerts also! It's one of the oldest Theaters in Romania also!

Date of experience: August 2017
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July 25, 2017|
Response from Sandra L | Reviewed this property |
No as far as o know
Richard M
March 26, 2015|
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Response from 517AndyG | Reviewed this property |
Hi Richard. Unfortunately the first performance is on 8 of May, Otello by Verdi. You can find their program as Ronald indicated above. I didn't find on their site any option for online ticketing. Whenever I was in Cluj I... More