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Opera

Zhupanchicheva ulica 1, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
061-1254-840
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  • Excellent51%
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  • Average7%
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17 Aug 2017
“Superb architecture”
10 Jul 2017
“A luscious taste of opera”
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Zhupanchicheva ulica 1, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
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061-1254-840
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

It always amazes me just how beautiful this building is. No matter how many times I see it, it's always magnificant. Probably the best-looking building in Ljubljana.

1  Thank Aleksandar S
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

The National Ballet and Opera House, though much extended early this century, has at its core an attractive neo-classical building dating from the late 19th century. We were warned that if we wished to see a performance it would be prudent to book as early...More

1  Thank cheshirecat1937
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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Nice theatre in the center of Ljubljana. Went there for Pepelka (Cinderella) which was great. Buy tickets in advance, as it is small and usually full. Try to book from row 10 or less. Staff is really good.

5  Thank wachsl
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

Went there to watch the Doktor Jivago Ballet ( a ballet drama - doctor zhivago) . It was full , inside of the Opera House remembered me the smaller size of the Bolshoi Theatre , ambiance was so impressive. Performance of the ballet and the...More

3  Thank fethi d
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Reviewed 25 December 2016

The Opera House is a bit of a walk from the core old town, but it's still worth the effort to admire the building. If you're lucky there might even be an opera or other production to catch in the evening. Unfortunately for my visit...More

1  Thank KGB777
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

Two chech architects planned this building, which is a real Opera House, like it should be. We had a chance to get in - there were a performance for school children - and could take a look inside. It is red and gold, small but...More

3  Thank 545medva
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Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Classical and, I would say, usual opera building, but somehow it glows. It is very nice, perfectly renovated. Near the ticket office you may see small exibition of costumes from the shows.

3  Thank Boris B
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

Very beautiful building near the Tivoli Park. Just a few minutes` walk from the Old Town. On both sides of the building there were costumes of pervious (and current) shows on display.

2  Thank Ann V
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Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Amazing front entrance to this building is one of the nicest pieces of architecture in Ljubljana. Great location, as well.

Thank Aleksandar S
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Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

We booked tickets for the ballet 'Swan Lake' online, and looked forward to the show for weeks before our visit. Tickets were good value, and we had great seats near the front for under 40 euro. The orchestra was excellent, as was the ballet, and...More

6  Thank Helen I
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obsessiveplanner
25 March 2017|
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Response from fethi d | Reviewed this property |
hope I am not late in reply. We got the tickets from the Theatre so the lady in ticket office showed us the scene where it is. you may trace that where the balconies are means back and sides, scene in front. Meantime be... More
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branko1942
7 October 2016|
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Response from Ann V | Reviewed this property |
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