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This cultural venue, The National Cultural Centre "Cairo Opera House" is part of the Ministry of Culture and serves as an umbrella organization for all the music or dance companies, galleries, museums and the educational programs of the Cairo Opera...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Gezira Island | Ard Elopera, Gezira, Zamalek, Cairo 11511, Egypt
The Cairo Opera House has a beautiful campus and a classic auditorium. It has a good repertoire of performances on it's schedule. Music lovers should try and squeeze in a visit to this place and also try to catch a show to enhance their Cairo...More
I frequently visit cairo opera house...usually to attend ballet performances ...such as nutcracker... the brilliant swan lake...and different operas.. classical music .every saturday .... oriental egyptian music is also displayed during the year ...in summer outdoor performances in an open air theater take place... it...More
It is located at gezira island (zamalek), just beside the cairo tower.. So you can visit both at the same time..
It is a classy, calm & clean area, with some nice statues of famous egyptians like: Um Kalthoum, Abdul Halim Hafez, & others.. If...More
I bought some tickets on line to see the ballet. I believe 300 egyptian pounds for 2.
The most reasonable tickets I have ever paid.
Little bit of a challenge to find the main hall due to language challenges.
Once in all is good. Just...More
Egypt is well known for its Pyramids and Sphinx, helpful people, noisy traffic, falafel and fava beans local food, and Sharm El Sheikh diving. However, at the Cairo Opera House, it is like the elite quiet side of the town in Cairo. There are very...More
Opera play it's is great.
Wanted to highlight facilities of the building: there is no toilet paper even, no one cleans it as well, however it's getting a mess after breaks.
Middle of the play the screen with translation went off, so it was hard...More
It was amazing show flamenco ballet . The opera is amazing the lighting and sound is amazing . Before that we take coffee in Bocelli cafe nice atmosphere and very good price . Yes it’s different experience you must visit and check the schedule for...More
Set in a beautiful complex and gardens, we thoroughly enjoyed the ballet "Le Corsaire" at the Opera House.
Opened in 1988 in the National Cultural Centre in Zamalek, the Opera was built to replace Cairo's Khedivial Opera house which had been inaugurated the 1st of...More