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Opera de Toulon

Closed Now: 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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wow

Went to see Lise de la salle paying Rachmaninov. Spectacular building. It's used more for Opera... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
John R
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Belgentier, France
Historic building

Toulon's opera house is one of the most beautiful buildings in the city. It has a long history and... read more

Reviewed June 7, 2018
Leonhkny
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Hong Kong, China
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5 days ago
“wow”
7 Jun 2018
“Historic building”
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The Grand Théâtre de Toulon was inaugurated on October 1, 1862. It replaces the old Salle de la Comédie, not yet centenary (1770), but very old-fashioned, cramped and uncomfortable according to the good society of Toulouse. The construction of a new...more
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Went to see Lise de la salle paying Rachmaninov. Spectacular building. It's used more for Opera though. very old fashioned Beautiful building although outside has had a face lift. Acoustic iffy. Seats etc a bit worn. very de l époque.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed June 7, 2018

Toulon's opera house is one of the most beautiful buildings in the city. It has a long history and a special standing in France. Unfortunately the facade is not in a very good condition. It is also not open to the public for guided tours.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed November 3, 2016

Exciting to see this beautiful Opera house even if it was only from the outside. I wish I could have seen inside. It was the perfect backdrop for a few pictures though.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed June 10, 2014

Just a pity that you need to go there for a show as the opera house is not open for visits (except during special open doors days) because opear house in Toulon is one of the most ancient in France and most of the furnitures...More

Date of experience: February 2014
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Reviewed March 17, 2014

Yesterday afternoon I attended Ariane A Naxos. in Toulon. Evening performances start later in France so there can be a problem with late transport. However Sunday performances for each production overcomes this. Opera rarely starts on time , hence the slow hand clap, except yesterday,...More

Date of experience: March 2014
4  Thank shaggylamb
Reviewed July 15, 2013

A beautiful, original 19th century opera-house, designed by Garnier who later designed the famous Opera Garnier in Paris. Absolutely necessary to book for operas and some concerts. Friendly staff and good facilities for the disabled. Pleasant surroundings.

Date of experience: August 2012
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Reviewed March 29, 2013

well worth visiing this beautiful old opera house for a classical concert, an opera or a fantastic Sondheim production of Follies, which is why we visited. -A Stunning spectacle

Date of experience: March 2013
3  Thank Jojojoy
Reviewed March 17, 2013

The Opera Toulon is the most beautiful Opera House, I attended a production of Stephen Sondheim's FOLLIES and the quality of the production was first class. Any theatre lover will relish an evening in this jewel of a venue, quite beautiful.

Date of experience: March 2013
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