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Latvian National Opera

Aspazijas bulvaris 3, Riga 1050, Latvia
+371 67 073 777
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Aspazijas bulvaris 3, Riga 1050, Latvia
+371 67 073 777
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An impressive building with a beautiful park in front. The floral arrangements in the park were bright, colorful and a great contrast to this large columned structure.

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to see The Marriage of Figaro, and while I'm not much of a judge it seemed to be of a high standard in comparison to other performances of that opera I've seen. Tickets were very good value. We sat in the stalls row 12...More

1  Thank Ian1917
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Saw the National Opera on the boat (was having the boat ride along the canal). Went there on foot and it was an elegant building.

Thank Quack H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Latvian National Opera another must see, during the visit of Riga. Located next to city canal, also with a beautiful park in front of the building, this house opera is a great monument of architecture constructed first as German Theatre. Beautiful building with great acoustics,...More

Thank SafirAlbastru
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the most beautiful places in Riga. Brings you back in time with its vibe. Locals say that it looks even better from the inside.

Thank ivo Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you have time during your visit to Riga, make sure you try to catch a performance at the beautiful Latvian National Opera! I have been here for a few performances now, however on my last visit I was lucky enough to get one of...More

Thank Natalie Joy V
Reviewed 3 August 2017

The opera house is set in lovely gardens to the front and the city canal goes down one side and the building itself looks really impressive.Inside the opera house is absolutely beautiful with very ornate plaster work on the ceilings and balconies.We got tickets to...More

1  Thank scubacol11
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

The location of the opera is unique - by the canal at the park - absolutely beautiful and romantic !!! Old trees , flowers and some sculptures makes it even more unique !!!

Thank Danny S
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

The guide gave us a fast tour through the,building. We had, with the big group, sometimes difficulties with hearing the complete story in the different rooms. It went some times a little to fast because she started when not everybody was in. But the building...More

1  Thank Ronald B
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Nice opera house just in front of the freedom monument, surrounded by a charming park. A little corner of paradise!

1  Thank Davide G
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Busaba T
17 June 2017|
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Response from JuneinNorway | Reviewed this property |
Riga has an annual opera festival period in mid-June which is definitely worth looking into and purchasing tickets in advance. It is an absolutely lovely and stunning event series. A big must-do, but not necessarily on the... More
Lucie M
14 December 2016|
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Response from irrbe | Property representative |
Yes, there are English surtitles for all opera performances. But due to technical reasons you can't see them from all seats. If you want to see translation don't choose seats in the 2nd and 3d row in side boxes and starting... More
26 April 2016|
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Response from Jan D | Reviewed this property |
Website very easy to use and to buy your tickets. Just type in Latvian national opera house and then in top right corner you can change language to English. Hope you enjoy it, we did!