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Place du Casino | B.p. 139, Monte-Carlo 98000, Monaco
+377 98 06 28 00
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

The biggest question we had going to an opera at the Opéra de Monte-Carlo was how to dress; everything we read on line offered confusing generalities, often ending with just ‘appropriate dress.’ We packed formal evening wear, cocktail wear, business dress and business casual, prepared...More

1  Thank DSC-NOVA
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

The opera house shares the building that the casino is in. You can walk down to the entrance of the opera inside the building. There is also a nice spot to sit right outside the door.

Thank Diane K
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Another beautiful building in Monaco,one if the finest.The architecture is stunning just breathtaking.Its must see in Monte Carlo.

Thank Stanky217
Reviewed 21 September 2017

On your way to the palace stop to watch the opera house. A representation of the french old architecture.

Thank rafa e
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Arriving for an opera is a dream come true, considering the numerous visits to the pint-size principality. The setting alone is worth a visit. It's spectacularly ornate with drapes of red velvet, lots of gold leaf and frescoes of prancing puttim everywhere

Thank Eli B
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We had been here for the Baryshnikov night. The theater is enchant, comfortable chairs, beautiful decoration. Must see in Monacò.

Thank AnnieCalsky
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

This place is another stunning building just off casino square the place is within easy waking distance from the main hotels . The building fits in so well with the casino building a must see in Monaco

2  Thank Martino B
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Opera building is a must seen. If you like architecture or history you have to see it. Enjoy the view and park near the Opera.

1  Thank Sokino
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

A beautiful majestic building on the cusp of casino square. It photographs extremely well day or night. Lovely backdrop for selfies. Some gothic architecture to interest the art lovers Worth a visit as you stroll around Monaco

1  Thank SarahCorell
Reviewed 21 March 2016

We would have loved to catch a performance at the Opera de Monte Carlo but since we were just there for the day on a cruise ship stop, we weren't able to do so. I did enjoy walking around the building though. Very nice architecture...More

1  Thank JT_Turner3
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Mia L
3 October 2017|
Response from rafa e | Reviewed this property |
Cafe de Paris, very near to Opera house, just few minutes walk, is serving good meals at the time you choose before start of the Opera program.. wishing you a wonderful evening.....