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The Metropolitan Opera

West 62nd Street, Lincoln Center, New York City, NY 10023
+1 212-799-3100
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The Met opened in 1883 and is one of the most famous opera houses in the country today.
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West 62nd Street, Lincoln Center, New York City, NY 10023
Upper West Side
+1 212-799-3100
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Reviewed yesterday

For Old world meets Contemporary culture GO to the Met. The Opera we saw was a duel opera and the experience was unforgettable. From the acoustics of this contemporary venue to the old world opera's done in modern style with creative genius. We saw Cavalleria...More

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Reviewed yesterday

The Metropolitan Opera is a vibrant home for the most creative and talented singers, conductors, composers, musicians and I always happy to be there. I went with my granddaughter to see fairy-tale opera Hansel and Gretel based on the Brothers Grimm story. Children enjoyed the...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

This visit was for another dress rehearsal and this time it was for "Il Trovatore". It was my second opera, ever, and was quite enjoyable although the story is very predictable. My girlfriend and I don't know much about opera, and don't know the stories....More

Thank sradmd
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just attended the Met for a Saturday matinee performance. We had a thoroughly enjoyable time. The performances were beautiful, the orchestra absolutely outstanding, and the venue just beautiful. Will will surely return.

Thank JoT3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the Metropolitan Opera to watch new Tosca production, on 12.31.2017. It was a great experience: great theater, excelent cast - Sonya Yoncheva, Vittorio Grigolo, Zeljko Lucic were phenomenal in their roles. The outdoor area around Lincoln Center is also beautiful and worth...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having just been to the Rockettes and prior to that, the ballet at Covent Garden, the Met had a lot to live up to and it totally exceeded all my expectations. It is relaxed luxury, great viewing from not very expensive seats, wonderful Chagall murals...More

Thank Lianne H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A Night at the Opera To celebrate my wife’s 60th.Birthday I purchased two tickets to see the “Merry Widow” at the Metropolitan Opera House in New York. Quite a long way to travel from London to see an opera but neither my wife nor I...More

Thank LondonGodders
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to the Metropolitan opera to watch Merry Widow. It was a great experience. Great opera, excellent cast and great theater. Pretty big, clean with beautiful surroundings.

Thank Alex P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have a complaint regarding my experience at the Metropolitan Opera. We attended on 12/17/17 to see Norma at 1pm. Since we are from out of town and had difficulty using the public transportation, we arrived at 1:04pm. We were told that the show had...More

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 17 December 2017

I’m a huge opera fan. I love it so it seemed only natural to attend a performance at the Met while in New York. On the playlist was a new piece based on a book titled “The Exterminating Angel.” To begin with, kudos to the...More

Thank frankmattingly70
Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the
Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a
quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of
downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the
American Museum of Natural History, which has been
welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center,
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Neil H
25 November 2017|
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Response from memo D | Reviewed this property |
There is no a mandatory dress code; however, you may consider some casual-to formal dressing
5 October 2017|
Response from Dobbstraveler | Reviewed this property |
The new opera season has started, so it is possible to attend performances almost every evening and Saturday afternoon. For the season schedule, go to the Met Opera website. And enjoy beautiful music!
Bryar R
1 August 2017|
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Response from madpharm2015 | Reviewed this property |
Typically, the new season at the Metropolitan Opera starts in the last week of September. I don't think you can see any opera when you are there. Precise season start date for 2018-19 season will be available some time in... More