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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
+46 8 24 82 40
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I saw La Bohème during a recent visit to Stockholm. Beautiful hall, the gilding and red velvet and plush seating added to a delightful experience. We had seats in the second balcony (of three), which we purchased earlier that week. There wasn't a bad seat...More

Thank outdoors_enthusiast
Reviewed 19 June 2017

A great ballet, it makes sense to buy tickets beforehand in order to enjoy the theater. An important feature of the hall is that the scene can be seen very clearly from any place.

Thank Jeanne F
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

It was our first time to the opera and it was a music journey in a magic place!!! Beautiful, stunning, grand, luxury, majestic! We saw la boheme-Puccini..well done people!

Thank Dimipapak
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Went on a tour of this beautiful building with a very knowledgeable guide. We were lucky to have a backstage visit included and learn more about the behind the scenes workings. Enjoyed dinner in the restaurant afterward.

Thank 185charlesg
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Thousand Rooms is not enough! An eloquent 17th century building has run out of space. The kings lounge is very well done with room for about 25 people. The building has been updated with modern machinery rise all or parts of the floors and ceilings....More

Thank hadani43
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

I had the opportunity to see my first opera at Kungliga Operan at Stockholm. I saw Glada Änkan adopted by Swedish write Henrik Dorsin. Couldn't find name of play in english but in German it's "Die lustige Witwe". This version has a lot of Hume...More

Thank Leif P
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

If interested in ballet or opera: do not leave Stockholm without visiting the Royal swedish Opera house! Built by Gustav 3D in the 17th century. Visit their HomePage! There are special Tours of the Opera House available! Gives you a chance to experience the Opera...More

Thank Maria H
Reviewed 18 May 2017

My daughter of 20 yrs old, who normally only listens to Beyonce, Bruno Mars, Ariana Grande etc, enjoyed the concert just as much as I did. The place where we had the lunch and where the concert took place was not in the actual opera...More

Thank NM223397
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Watching a moving production of Jenufa with an exceptional cast, sipping champagne in the gold foyer at intermission (which you can preorder online), and entering the gorgeous chambers and the opera theater itself in this wonderfully ornate setting. It was an experience to cherish!

1  Thank Mizner
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Saw a production of two of Puccini's shorter operas here; beautiful hall, and cheap student tickets at only 25 euros for amazing seats

1  Thank Jonathan L
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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
Christina L
14 April 2017|
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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
10 February 2017|
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Response from Ann R | Reviewed this property |
For ballet I would try to get seats a couple of rows back if you can to be able to "get the whole picture"
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