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State Opera House

Opernring 2, Vienna 1010, Austria
43-1-514-44-2955
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Vienna's internationally renowned opera offers nearly 300 performances each year.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“guided tour” (240 reviews)
“standing area” (50 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Opernring 2, Vienna 1010, Austria
Inner City
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43-1-514-44-2955
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"standing room tickets"
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"guided tour"
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"standing area"
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"wiener staatsoper"
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"box seats"
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"la traviata"
in 37 reviews
"beautiful building"
in 200 reviews
"cheap tickets"
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"don giovanni"
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"big screen"
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"behind the scenes"
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"box office"
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My wife and I saw Capriccio at the State Opera House and loved the whole experience of being there! The voices and the orchestra were superb! Bravo!!!

Thank JKWilson195
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Definitely, one of the best opera experiences in the world. I saw Aida on the first day I arrived Vienna after the long flight from Hong Kong. Though very tired, it was worth. The performance was top of the world. I especially like the lighting...More

1  Thank BatesLau
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Had an amazing time seeing Verdi's opera Simon Boccanegra. If you show up at 5:30pm, you can purchase standing room tickets for either 3 or 4 euros for the 7pm show. The area used for standing room tickets is actually very close to the stage...More

Thank TorreySanDiego
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Reviewed 6 days ago

WEnt a few days ago.we heard about the 3/4 euro tickets. We went to see about them at 5pm and had our tickets by 6. Our attire, jeans and trainers wasn't a problem. We were escorted in groups to the standing area and given etiquette...More

Thank lmlauder
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Well i am not an opera fan but would love to see this. We booked the guided tour. Approx 45 min and you see everything you need to see. Tour leader tells lots of interesting and funny details! Every euro worth! Hè gave million euro...More

Thank Bianca W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the symbols of Vienna, in the heart of the city, you cannot miss to take a picture in front of it or to admire it in every moment of the day: morning, afternoon, evening.. it will look always amazing. From spring there is...More

Thank SaraDan94
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best places to visit in Vienna. So rich in history, beautiful architecture and well maintaineD outside and inside. It is easy to get to and many bus stops to get to the next destinations. There are several bakeries and restaurants nearby.

Thank Ed-Henry
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attended an opera don Pasquale and it was ok. I read a lot about this place but once you get inside the building I was not impressed. The outside of the opera house is beautiful but the inside is not. I had front row mitten...More

1  Thank m-sfca
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend and I went to see a show in standing room. Get there about an hour before and bring a scarf/jacket to mark your place when you get in. For 3 euro you can't beat it! They have captions in a variety of languages...More

Thank Eileen R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

They conduct tours around the Opera House and I would definitely recommend that if you do not want to pay or to watch an opera. There was an overwhelming crowd but they managed it really well by splitting up the groups into 30 pax each....More

Thank Clara_miracles
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Nearby
Inner City
In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards
Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks
such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera),
Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral)
and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’
former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as
Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse
and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the centre. The
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Erin G
18 May 2018|
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Response from Allan W | Reviewed this property |
I do not know. Call or email the opera house.
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Erin G
18 May 2018|
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Response from rajsethi | Reviewed this property |
You can look inside, however it is severely limited at the time of rehearsals.
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afamily04
2 May 2018|
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Response from Dmctimm | Reviewed this property |
I only have the knowledge from our one evening. We went directly to the ticket office when we arrived (across the street from the actual opera house).and bought our tickets. The wonderful man selling the tickets was able... More
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