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Royal Opera House

Al Kharijiyah Street, Muscat, Oman
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“classical music” (16 reviews)
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Al Kharijiyah Street, Muscat, Oman
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"beautiful building"
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"classical music"
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"box office"
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"guided tour"
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"state of the art"
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"worth a visit"
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"great architecture"
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"dress code"
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"sultan qaboos"
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"visiting muscat"
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"grand mosque"
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"performance"
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"concert"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We included a visit to the royal opera house as a must as part of our visit to Muscat. It is a beautiful building and we were keen to have a look around but could only do this by purchasing a tour for 3 Omani...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

If you in Oman - The Opera House is a must - very nice opera house with very good program. ) next door is Opera galleria for shopping.

Thank commahotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Sorry, but I haven't got much profound cultural comments on this wonderful facility; we just came here for a stroll, some (great) coffee and delights at Fauchon, and for the kids to play around the lovely gardens.

Thank Fotis_Kokotos
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I went in January 2018 to this beautiful opera house. It was simple out of this world. I parked the car in the car park which is very close by I 1st went towards the opera house just walking up to is us simply magnificent...More

Thank roochbawa
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This relatively modern Opera house built by the Sultan for this people, is a 'must see' if visiting Oman.

Thank Susan M
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This morning we visited the Opera house, It was a beautiful visit. They provide English speaking guide. The all Opera is magnificent in his architecture, design and atmosphere. Worth a visit.

Thank Bernard B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for the children open house animal world. So disappointing. Just some a few pencil coloring stations, some bugs on display and 2 face painting stations. Musical performance at 12:30 was a pianist playing for an opera singer. We were told by staff and some...More

Thank luvtotravel2006
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I thoroughly enjoyed my visit to the Royal Opera House! The structure is beautifully designed and is absolutely stunning to see. The marble paving is blinding when you're walking over it on a sunny day, but it is breath-taking to look at while driving by....More

Thank Anna S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Royal Opera is a must to visit when being in Oman, you will enjoy a new magnificent experience. Formal dressing is needed, ties are optional. I liked the surroundings, discipline, staff are helping with directions and showing generosity. Lots of shops in the same area...More

Thank I_Like_UAE
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went for the tour,it's amazingly the decoration and how does this place been built. Everything single corner has a special interior design. The theatre it's another story of how great is the design.. they used the idea of the traditional Omani boxes " Al...More

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dash-na21
24 April 2017|
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Response from Ah891973 | Reviewed this property |
Im not sure exactly, but I think there will be some problems of delivery of this gift
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Humayra01
7 November 2016|
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Response from Lorene29 | Reviewed this property |
Hi... The tours are approximately a half hour long. Yes children are welcome although you may need to carry them at some time if they are small as there are a few stairs [or manage a stroller carefully].... not too bad with... More
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Dorothy S
28 October 2016|
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Response from Lorene29 | Reviewed this property |
Hello.... You can go to the opera house in person or ring and find out the times that the tours are on. The opera house is open everyday 9am to 6pm....except Friday which has shorter hours. Go online for phone numbers or... More
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