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Finnish National Opera (Suomen Kansallisooppera)

Helsinginkatu 58, Helsinki 00260, Finland
+358 9 40302211
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  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
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Helsinginkatu 58, Helsinki 00260, Finland
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1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We we lucky to have excellent seats in the Opera house when the Finnish National Ballet performed the Lady of the Camellias. Brilliant choreography by Val Caniparoli. The music is breathtakingly touching, the two pianists created a great twist into it. Don't miss this ballet...More

Thank beachstone2c
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful building inside. Seats are nice to sit on and the operas, wau! They are always so high quality. Amazing sets with good size orchestra and extremely talented performer. Never lets you down. Wide scale in the ticket prices. You can easily see and hear...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2017

The opera/ballet has a good website and nice selection of shows ( I saw a terrific Kullervo ballet), but the website would not take my credit card, so I got the ticket onsite. If you want an elegant evening, reserve a pastry and coffee to...More

Thank Frazier S
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

We attended a performance of "Eugene Onegin" and loved the whole experience. Ordering tickets online was easy. We stopped at the box office a day early to pick them up. There was a bit of confusion about the online order, but it was quickly sorted...More

Thank tallpinesCO
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Small opera with nice setup, modern building with excellent catering. Make preorder for drinks and pastries. Check the web pages, Good seats are quite expensive.

Thank 1minnaf
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We had pricy seats, more than 100 euros each but it was worth it. Fantastic view and good acoustics. Swan Lake is a classic but with just a great choreography and beautiful and talented dancers you never get tired of seeing it, or listening to...More

Thank beachstone2c
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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We watched Carmen and it was very nice. Unfortunately the singer of the leading role (Don Jose) had problems with his throat and therefore with his voice. So there was a substitute sang from the edge of the stage. We had good seats on the...More

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Reviewed 23 January 2017

Located north side of Helsinki City center and next to Lake Toolonlahti. You wont miss it if you are on the northern side of this Lake. A state owned opera house which opened in 1993 which shows variety of international and domestic performers.

Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed 12 December 2016

The Nutcracker & The Mouse King was very nice to see here. Excellent Opera House. Also, the interlude went well with the restaurant offering. Do recommend!

Thank JPOL6
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

I went to see the ballet production Alice in the Wonderland with my mother and we both agreed that the whole experience managed to be great. From buying the tickets to sparkling wine in the interval and leaving the parking place with our own car....More

Thank Noora N
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