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Palais Garnier - Opera National de Paris

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Address: 8 rue Scribe, Place de l'Opera, 75009 Paris, France
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This performance hall hosts opera, ballet and chamber music performances.

This performance hall hosts opera, ballet and chamber music performances.

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We were in awe of the inside ornate architecture and finishes of this very beautiful place. What an amazing surprise! Loved the intrigue!

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We were in awe of the inside ornate architecture and finishes of this very beautiful place. What an amazing surprise! Loved the intrigue!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had some time in between reservations so we decided to pop into this Opera House. This was a great way to fill our time- we did not do a guided tour so we were provided a map and we able to wander around at our own pace through the designated areas. Phantom of the Opera is one of our... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We passed this building multiply times on the big bus tour and on new years eve i decided to check online can you do a tour of the building and found out you could. This was by far the best building i saw in Paris i was amazed by the architecture and also the style of building if you are... More 

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My friend and I had an hour to kill before heading to the Tower so we stopped here. The queue to get through security was long (one bag checker), and the ticket machines were broken so the queue to purchase tickets was even longer. We didn't have time for a guided tour, but you could just covertly tag along with... More 

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We had taken advantage of the guided tour as it was included in our Paris pass. Even though the tour guide was a little late she did take her time and I never felt rushed. Learned a lot of interesting facts of how the legend of the phantom of the opera came about. The actual building is stunningly beautiful. Was... More 

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We were around lafayette for shopping and decided to visit the theatre to spend a couple of hours. The interior of the theatre is really pretty & beautiful.

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We got a guided tour @ the entrance , which was an excellent choice. Without the guide we wouldnt discover all the history and details behind the amazing architecture, art and history of this wonderful place.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Was a great way too spend a hour early while the teens slept in. We were staying across the street and my 23 year old daughter who loves the Phantom of the Opera talk my husband and I into going in and looking around. They have a wonderful self guided audio tour and the grandeur of the building is astonishing.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We chose to take the guide tour so that we could see as much as possible and see backstage. Of course it is possible to visit and use the audio guide service but you see less. Our guide Gwen was so passionate about the Opera and ballet that you could not help to engage with her. The Charles Garnier architecture... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We can say that this is the most beautiful opera all over the word. It had a great chamber inside with unique decor from marbles. A real masterpiece of human being

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The neighbourhood around Opéra and Bourse is a belle époque paradise of grand boulevards, refined arcades, and mass-market art-nouveau entertainment. Here, modern day workers continue to take advantage of the legacy that nobility and finance left in the 19th century. Brightly-lit brasseries, theatres, and cinemas sit side by side with French bistros predominating in one area and Japanese restaurants in another. The area is most famous for the Palais Garnier opera house and glamorous department stores.
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