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Aspazijas bulvaris 3, Riga 1050, Latvia
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Reviewed August 3, 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

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Reviewed July 18, 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 !!!

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Reviewed July 1, 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 June 26, 2017

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

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Reviewed June 24, 2017

My husband and I visited mid June to see Faust, during the opera festival. We had good seats that were very reasonably priced, especially when compared to what we would have paid back in the UK for the same. We had a really nice evening...More

1  Thank walkeramy2016
Reviewed June 7, 2017

We were lucky enough to watch Swan Lake whilst we were here, the best value tickets ever. The Opera House is stunning, grand and opulent yet intimate enough to ensure that wherever you happen to sit you are guaranteed a fantastic view. I would come...More

1  Thank GreekBouflets
Reviewed May 23, 2017

If you come to visit Riga Opera house is one place you have to see. It is veru old (from 1863) building, but not only for this reason. There is an excelent artists and performances both opera and ballet. Very good time is June when...More

2  Thank Sarma2014
Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

Saw a production of the ballet, La Bayadére last night - at the end of a short trip that had taken in Estonian National Opera, The Mariinski and the Bolshoi - all had been excellent unsurprisingly! The ballet here in Riga however was incredible: a...More

2  Thank Nicholas22
Reviewed April 21, 2017 via mobile

Except for the annoying chairs in the booths, the place is extraordinary with a magnificent stage, scenery and props. A must visit with affordable pricing and variety of showd

2  Thank Saar G
Reviewed April 20, 2017

When it is sold out, you can ask about standing tickets. Go to the Box Office at 6pm on the day and there might be room in the standing section. It is at the very top of the top but a fantastic view. I saw...More

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Response from Henrik R | Reviewed this property |
Check the schedule opera.lv/en/
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June 17, 2017|
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Response from Constantine R | Reviewed this property |
opera.lv/en/schedule/ You can check the schedule here:)
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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