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Place d'Armes | Château de Versailles, 78000, Versailles, France
+33 1 30 83 78 00
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Reviewed 6 July 2018

I drove by on a Big Bus Tour and loved the building. The opera house was the inspiration for The Phantom Of The Opera. Beautiful exterior and great history!

Thank sophie g
Reviewed 8 June 2018

Watched Jean-Baptiste Lully's Phaëton. An excellent production, great acting all around, and a excellent live orchestra. Highly recommend catching an opera show if there is one playing here. As an added bones you get to see Versailles palace beautifully lit when you stay back for...More

Thank MS2026
Reviewed 23 May 2018

saw the Opera House as part of the individual tour. The guide was excellent. If it is open to viewing, it is worth the time to visit.

Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Amazing room that you will see on a guided tour only that is truly splendid and grand. Truly amazing and unmissable.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Only visible through the guided tours, the Opera is a little jewel away from the agitation of the main area of the Palace. Worth a visit !

Thank Freddes
Reviewed 2 April 2018

You can view this space, custom built for the marriage of Louis and Marie, if you take one of the special tours such as the King's apartments (8 euros). Or if you are lucky, you can nab some tickets to a performance inside. We saw...More

Thank gorobingo
Reviewed 11 December 2017

The Opera hall in the Versailles gives the royal feeling, its stunning and amazingly beautiful, hard to describe in words. The details of the paintings on the walls is superb. Surely one of the highlight of Versailles.

2  Thank Arun S
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We took the guided tour that included the visit to the Royal Opera and it was really worth it. This is not to be missed even if you don't love opera. The detailed in the wooden panels that cover the wall was impressive, as the...More

Thank Ratna_BSBL
Reviewed 5 September 2017

The room was very nice, on the day we went you could just peek inside. It was quite busy. We did not purchase the audio tour, but those who did blocked the entrance- actually they pushed ahead..annoying

Thank M2He
Reviewed 26 August 2017

I did not really saw the opera as this was the part of the tour, but I did hear the rehearsal. The acoustics were amazing, and the opera itself a piece of beauty.

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Response from M2He | Reviewed this property |
Yes the French dress smart to go out. I would suggest black pants and a dress shirt for a man, a little black dress or similar for the ladies. Some places have dress codes. We watched Lido, and folks were dressed button... More
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Response from gdub500 | Reviewed this property |
Hey there, we booked a guided tour on the day at the Palace of Versailles. We arrived early in the morning to the palace, booked the guided tour and we just had to wait in this room for about 15 minutes. The Royal Opera part... More