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The Metropolitan Opera

West 62nd Street, Lincoln Center, New York City, NY 10023
+1 212-799-3100
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La Bohème at the Metropolitan Opera House
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The Met opened in 1883 and is one of the most famous opera houses in the country today.
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West 62nd Street, Lincoln Center, New York City, NY 10023
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I celebrated Valentine's Day a few days late, in NYC. We love Opera at night, it's more romantic, and La Boheme is a favorite. Needless to say we had an amazing evening, made stress free by the fact that we reserved dinner...More

Thank bindiboo
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The opera house at Lincoln Center is not my favourite — it is simply too big — but the Metropolitan Opera Company is unexcelled. Its production of ‘Parsifal’ is thrilling from beginning to end, with particularly fine performances from Peter Mattei, Rene Pape and Evelyn...More

Thank operalover939
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We drive to NYC specifically for the Opera and it is so worth to drive for four hours. We were really lucky during our January visit! We bought tickets for the “L'Elisir d'Amore” right before the performance and it was absolutely marvelous. Matthew Polenzani was...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An absolutely top of the world experience in a world class opera environment. We really enjoyed Il Trovatore but the building in itself is worth visiting by itself. Good thing is that there are subtitles, in our case from italian to english, and that makes...More

Thank Birgitta-Kenneth
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wanted something special to celebrate our birthdays and went to the Met's website. Much to our surprise, the Met offers tickets to their operas which start at $25. We paid $30 for seats in the Family Circle, way, way up at the top of...More

Thank ACS-NB
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mostly sumptuous productions with original time and location settings as specified in the opera. First class singers and first class live orchestra. Occasional operas are contemporized, such as La Traviata and Rigoletto. Rigoletto is set in Las Vegas. Both productions in my opinion are not...More

Thank Alfonso C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is very much close to being perfect if you love the opera, the only thing that would make me say it's perfect and give it full 5 stars is if it wasn't that expensive (both tickets and beverages & snacks inside), though baggage drop...More

Thank Offy_b
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was bouth the cheapest tiket to opera and was enjoed show very much ! all sets has nice view to the stage. no need pay much ! the opera as bilding and music hall amasing design. Must visited in culture program of NYC

Thank funnykarya
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time to the Met Opera and it was all it is cracked up to be! We are musicians and could not believe how beautiful that hall sounds. We were in the top balcony and could see and hear very well. Just a fun visit...More

Thank ski&brew
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've seen Le Nozze di Figaro (The Wedding of Figaro) at the Metropolitan Opera in New York and it was amazing! It was in Italian and subtitled in English. The building itself is beautiful, so, you can take a tour if you want to just...More

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downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the
American Museum of Natural History, which has been
welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center,
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Neil H
25 November 2017|
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Response from memo D | Reviewed this property |
There is no a mandatory dress code; however, you may consider some casual-to formal dressing
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Teddy_Llong
5 October 2017|
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Response from Dobbstraveler | Reviewed this property |
The new opera season has started, so it is possible to attend performances almost every evening and Saturday afternoon. For the season schedule, go to the Met Opera website. And enjoy beautiful music!
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Bryar R
1 August 2017|
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Response from madpharm2015 | Reviewed this property |
Typically, the new season at the Metropolitan Opera starts in the last week of September. I don't think you can see any opera when you are there. Precise season start date for 2018-19 season will be available some time in... More
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