We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Nationaltheater Mannheim

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Mozartstr. 9, 68161 Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Phone Number: +49 621 16800
Website

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 35 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 5
    Excellent
  • 1
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
opera of the year 2015

2015 it has got the award 'opera of the year'. I don't know about the drama, because I never go to drama, but for me,living in Mannheim, I#m very happy too have this orchestra and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 April 2016
mcbealblau
,
mannheim
Add Photo Write a Review

35 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 7: English reviews
mannheim
Level Contributor
48 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

2015 it has got the award 'opera of the year'. I don't know about the drama, because I never go to drama, but for me,living in Mannheim, I#m very happy too have this orchestra and these singers. We often visit Operas around the world, like some of them very much, but germany has this tax subsidized system so the entrance... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank mcbealblau
Budapest, Hungary
Level Contributor
1,912 reviews
1,556 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 365 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

We were very lucky to have three great opera performances here. Last year this theater was the number one by Opernwelt. They have excellent orchestra and excellent singers. Regie is also exceptional. We just loved it!

Helpful?
Thank 545medva
Berlin
Level Contributor
69 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2014

Opera and theatre have a very long tradition in Mannheim, a place where Mozart and Schiller have worked as well! Most productions are at least solid, the orchestra is excellent, the ballet shows a lot of modern and amazing productions. Personally I prefer the opera. Old stools are a handicap, particularly in long acts. But a visit is always worthwile!

Helpful?
Thank 467lucasw
Mannheim, Germany
Level Contributor
11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2014

it picked up "light years" since my school days, when i found myself leaving half way through a play, but these days i must commend it for its modern take on classics as well as a interesting selection of contemporary international playwrights, not just during "Theater der Welt" (outstanding!) this year - otherwise I've seen several, from Shakespeare & Moliere... More 

Helpful?
Thank E-mission
Mannheim, Germany
Level Contributor
12 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2014

I went to the national theater to see the opening of a ballet show. It was definitely worth the admission that I paid. The waiting area for the intermission is very nice, but the theater room itself where the stage is set, was very small and made a lot of noise. There were other theaters in this building, and as... More 

Helpful?
Thank Amanda_Pike
Ancona, Italy
Level Contributor
152 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2013

I was here to see ''Das Rhein Gold'' (Wagner). Nice theater. there are Opera and Lirica. This theater is one of the most important theater in Germany. There is a great discount for students: 6 tickets for 42 euros (with ecum card). Sono stato qui a vedere il ''Das Rhein Gold'' di Wagner. Bel teatro che fa opera e lirica.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Gaech90
Fribourg, Switzerland
Level Contributor
227 reviews
64 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2013

'Der Idiot', an opera based on the Dostoievsky novel, was composed in 1986, but in its complete version had to wait until Mannheim in May 2013 to receive its world premiere. It was a brilliant production, magnificently sung. Judging from the forthcoming performances announced for three departments of this theatre, there is truly something for every audience - young and... More 

Helpful?
Thank Kathleen M

Travellers who viewed Nationaltheater Mannheim also viewed

Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg
Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg
 
Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg
Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg
 

Been to Nationaltheater Mannheim? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Nationaltheater Mannheim staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?