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Opera de Lille

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Address: 2 rue des Bons Enfants, 59001, Lille, France
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+33 3 28 38 40 50
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US$12.64*
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Small Group Guided Tour of the Old Lille in English
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An exceptional "Night at the Opera..."

I went to the Opéra de Lille (from Paris) in mid-January expressly for its production of Handel's "Il Trionfo del Tempo..." under the baton of Emmanuelle Haïm and her Le Concert... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 February 2017
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New York, NY
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New York, NY
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43 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

I went to the Opéra de Lille (from Paris) in mid-January expressly for its production of Handel's "Il Trionfo del Tempo..." under the baton of Emmanuelle Haïm and her Le Concert d'Astrée. It was an extraordinary experience. However, this should not be the venue for an amateur's opera review, but a commentary on the building and its location in the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

I was lucky enough to see Handel's 'Il Trionfo del Tempo...' here, with Emmanuelle Haïm and Le Concert d`Astrée. A great production and wonderful performances. The building itself is very beautiful and I found the staff to be very helpful and friendly. My only regret is that I didn't get a ticket lower down and closer to the stage (I... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016

It was our first time in Lille and we stayed here, and had a wonderful weekend.The room was lovely and very clean. The staff were friendly and extremely helpful,recommending local places to go and best restaurants to eat at. We returned a year later to find the hotel had a modern refurbishment which was great.

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Naples, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 427 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

Alas, did not have the opportunity to visit the interior. The exterior facade does compare very favorably with some of the other great opera venues - Vienna and Milan especially come to mind. If you're down in the Grand Place area you can't miss it. Stop and snap a couple of photos.

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Helmsley, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2015

Given only three nights in a Lille, whew were delighted to have had the foresight to check what's on and find that Lille Opera were offering Mozart's Idomeneo. This is lovely classical theatre, very spacious in the foyer areas on every floor - above the stalks are four more tiers od seats with excellent sight lines, except of course that... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2015

Not on ly TVE opera. Lille is a crear place to amuse and to live. It has many histórico buildings to visita and markets to enjoy. Food is good to and ver y convenient forma visiting not only the área but alzó Belgium And Paris

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Crowborough, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2014

A lovely building and somewhere that every ones needs to go, romantic and very near to good restaurants

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2014

Only viewed it from the outside and through the doors. The vaulted ornate ceilings look like one would expect a Grand Francais Opera House to look.

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2014

I like food shopping ,People are friendly , All in walking distance ,Enjoy city tour Night seeing good as well

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Hilversum, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2014

The architecture and building style is fascinating.How such big buildings were built so long ago and the variety of styles in the surrounding area makes this a must see event

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