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Opera House (Operan)

2 Jakobs Torg, Stockholm 111 52, Sweden
+46 8 24 82 40
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2 Jakobs Torg, Stockholm 111 52, Sweden
Norrmalm
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"beautiful building"
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"behind the scenes"
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"neo classical building"
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"great performance"
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"modern dance"
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"superb evening"
in 2 reviews
"king gustav"
in 3 reviews
"interesting tour"
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"great architecture"
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"private tour"
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"great guide"
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"worth a visit"
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"visiting stockholm"
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"ballet"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The present Opera House is from 1899. It is a majestic neo-classical building with a magnificent gold foyer and an elegant marble grand staircase leading to a three-tiered auditorium which seats 1,200. This time we booked tickets online for Tosca. Although we didn't get better...More

Thank Mikael F
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Reviewed 10 December 2017

It's a vey imposing buidling from the outside, and it's very nice in the inside too. Went to see Cinderella. As thsi was the Première, it had a special feel. Tips: if you want to eat at the interval, pre-order! Dress code: all styles were...More

Thank ML_Travels140
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

A marvelous building, both exterior and interior from the 18th century. We enjoyed an excellent performance, had champagne during the pause in the fantastic spaces within the building

Thank Rikard S
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

Drove past the road in front of Kungliga Operan or the Royal Swedish Opera in Stockholm. Did not really watch any performance there. Just an admirer of the building´s architectural design. It´s a building that one would never miss.

Thank joclaves
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the modern version of the Merry Widow. The cast was talented and very funny. Refreshments duting break were awesome.

Thank svodesaitariro
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

a beautiful building with nice restaurants, I attended 2 events here, an opera which wasn't great (also I had a poor seat) and a modern dance event which was very good (French choreographers, I also had a better seat), worth booking a ticket for an...More

Thank R H
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

Every opera company should have audiences as appreciative as I witnessed in Stockholm. I will say that the performance of Manon Lescaut was ending in two more shows. I will also state that without a clue about the plot of this particular opera that I...More

Thank twitterpook
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Royalty built his grand theater in the late 1700's and King Gustav III's palace was connected to it via the Norrbro Bridge. Our guide patiently answered questions about the history of the theater. Remembering that the French Revolution set the anti-regency mood, this infected other...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2017

So lucky to have been in a small group that had a private tour of the opera house. Such a splendid building inside and out. Unfortunately I didn't go to a public performance but so lucky to be at a private champagne performance by a...More

Thank covcat70
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Nice Opera House in a nice square. Just impossibile to be missed while walking around. Seen only from outside.

Thank Davide G
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Lara E
8 December 2017|
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Response from twitterpook | Reviewed this property |
It would depend on the location with the covered sight. When I was purchasing tickets from the box office, it was recommended to me to place emphasis on the acoustics of the seat. Any covered sight seat would also have... More
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nardinigloria
4 July 2017|
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Response from Mizner | Reviewed this property |
Here is the schedule. Mercoledì 2 Agosto 13:00visita guidata 13:00Visita guidata in lingua inglese 15:00visita guidata 15:00Visita guidata in lingua inglese 17:00Concerto d'estate REALE FOYER CONCERTO Giovedi, 3 mese... More
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Christina L
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Response from I-am-not-Robin-Hood | Reviewed this property |
The website allows you to not only book tickets, but choose your seat. It also gives the date and time of day when booking opens, so the true opera fanatic goes on to the website at precisely that moment to get the best... More
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