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Hanoi Opera House

1 Trang Tien Street, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
+84 91 105 30 30
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Resembling the Opéra Palais Garnier, Hanoi Opera House, built in 10 years since 1911 by two French architects. The magnificent building became one of the top landmarks in Hanoi. The Opera House hosts cultural entertaining performances, bamboo cirque, contemporary dance, orchestra concerts and government events. Come to the front gate to check availability and ticket to a performance in this iconic building.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
1 Trang Tien Street, Hanoi 10000, Vietnam
+84 91 105 30 30
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went to an acrobatic dance show, very nice and the interior of the opera house is very pretty and interesting. Seats comfortable. Recommended.

Thank Colin M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Whether you are just walking by or staying right next door at the Hilton Hanoi Opera like we were, the view of the Hanoi Opera House is beautiful at night. The lighting effects were magnificent. As an example of French colonial architecture from the early...More

1  Thank eelSeattle
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Opera House was modeled on the Palais Garnier, the older of Paris's two opera houses, and is considered to be one of the architectural landmarks of Hanoi. One of the lovely colonial buildings in the French quarter of Hanoi

Thank arvind1000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Hilton Opera. Hanoi Opera is Just 2 minutes away from the Hotel by walking. We really enjoyed the show. Full of acrobatic action. The story was about Vietnamese culture. The music was fantastic. Reminds me of the Royal Albert Hall London although...More

Thank Fikry S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to a show witch start at 6 PM and ends at 7 PM. Nice typical story of a vietnamiese way of live. Perfect show, not to compare with an opera.

1  Thank Didier G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place very popular location. So many peoples (with Vietnamese peoples) in there. Every weekend, stair is always full.

Thank conradcho
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The build up and advertising suggested one could expect something similar to a performance by Cirque de Solae and a folk dance. I get the whole performance was like "the Kings New Clothes" lots of noise and audience appreciation for some very poor dancing combined...More

Thank Conor b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On this side of Hanoi close to the lakes there are lots of lovely architectures and this is one of them.. beautiful and majestic hanoi opera house. Good photo opt when passing by.

Thank Coryy20
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is only a minute away from the old opera house. It is a perfect example of the colonial period's style.

Thank Mkech
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Built in 1902 by the French, this elegant neoclassic theater originally offered French operas for a French only audience. It now offers operas by Vietnamese composers along with other productions including the National Ballet. On our night out "to the opera" the schedule was a...More

1  Thank mummblingme
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9 February 2015|
Response from caipirina | Reviewed this property |
Too bad you just missed the only real 'opera' performance of the year last week. The opera house is not constantly showing musical events, so far I do not see anything for 12.2. (try ticketvn website for info, TA does not... More