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Rustaveli Ave, Tbilisi, Georgia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This architectural gem of Tbilisi - boasting an interesting mix of Moorish and European styles - is a must see for anyone into architecture or if want to have a glimpse into the diverse history of the city as well as it’s rich cultural past...More

Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

A Georgian friend booked the tour and was looking forward to it for days. Arrived in plenty of time, the box office opened late and when i finally got to the front was told by a very laconic staff member there was no tour today...More

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Reviewed April 6, 2018

I went to see a recent production of Turnadot. The performance was very special and I enjoyed it immensely. I also enjoyed taking a look around the recently renovated building itself. It has a wonderful design and the inside is beautiful. It's a complete must...More

Thank travellingwithtime
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Both the exterior and the interior of this tastefully and painstakingly restored opera house made us long for the days long gone by. Moorish architecture on the outside coupled with European and Eastern elements on the inside makes one wonder about the cultural influences that...More

Thank Ariel857
Reviewed February 26, 2018

If you like ballet then look what is on at the Opera House, an interesting Moorish building on Rustavali Avenue.we were fortunate to have tickets for the Georgian State ballet performance of Chopiniana, Spectre de la Rose and The Fire bird. The auditorium is grand...More

1  Thank patricia026
Reviewed December 3, 2017

Walking the main Rustaveli Ave we bumped on this edifice, which is located slightly above the old Parliament on the other side of the street. While by the shape of it you could tell it's an Opera or Theater venue, by its architectural style you...More

1  Thank B1714D
Reviewed November 1, 2017

The Opera House is wonderful. We went to ballet "Lourencia" - fantastic dancers, the orchestra can little bit be better

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Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

Rustavali is almond a mythical avenue in Tibilisi and the Moorish Building is the most remarkable in the way . And try to see something here will of course improve your trip

Thank Ilzo A
Reviewed August 12, 2017

If you like ballet or opera it definitely worth checking out what is on at the Opera House while you are in Tbilisi. They have some world class performances at unheard of ticket prices (at least compared to anywhere else in Europe).

Thank Keith B
Reviewed October 10, 2016

This review is quite late. The Paliashvili Opera House along Rustaveli Avenue is an imposing structure with its Moorish architectural design and impressive facade. It was closed for business when I passed by.

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