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The Estates Theatre

Zhelezna 540/11, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
+420 224 901 448
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The Estates Theatre is one of the most beautiful historical theatre buildings in Europe. It has been part of the National Theatre since 1920. The Opera, Drama and Ballet ensembles give repertory performances at the Estates Theatre.
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“magic flute” (18 reviews)
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Zhelezna 540/11, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
Stare Mesto (Old Town)
+420 224 901 448
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saw the 230th anniversary (to the night) of Don Giovanni conducted by Placido Domingo. Black tie affair, and it was magical. This was the same theater that Mozart premiered and conducted Don Giovani in 1787. This is also the same theater Milos Forman filmed the...More

Thank TheKoonah
Reviewed 29 September 2017

One of the oldest opera houses in the world, the theater is famous for seeing the premiere of Mozart's Don Giovanni. Fascinated by its history, I attended two opera productions in this theater in March 2017 - Le Nozze di Figaro and Don Giovanni. I...More

Thank igormk
Reviewed 23 September 2017

While the theater looks like a building you would walk by on the outside, there is so much history in this beautiful theater and I would recommend getting tickets (in advance) for a show. We purchased tickets for one of the boxes and watched an...More

Thank KG_TXtraveler
Reviewed 17 September 2017

The inside of this theater is gorgeous and not huge which is a plus point. We saw "The Magic Flute" and it was wonderful. We had box seats which was worth it for the views. One note is that it did get hot in the...More

Thank SydneyS786
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We attended Mozart's opera, Don Giovanni, at the Estates Theater in Prague. I have been told that the Estates Theater is not just the only currently active Theater that Mozart performed at but it was also the home of his original premiere of his production...More

Thank dctravelingman
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I saw a performance of Amadeus at this theatre. The building is a gorgeous, grand, but has an intimate-feeling for seeing performances. The ticket prices were very reasonable so we got tickets in the orchestra very close to the stage (first level tickets in the...More

Thank teatour_karen
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We took a private tour of the Estates Theatre/Opera House. It is a beautiful venue. We thoroughly enjoyed it.

Thank acphifer
Reviewed 1 August 2017

In the past years we were very lucky having different performances in this theater. Of course we had Don Giovanni too - and it was a good feeling that we are sitti9ng there where it was first performed. Go if you can.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 20 July 2017

It was great to see Don Giovanni in the theatre where Mozart did play it for the first time! The Estates Theatre is an historican building, lovely decorated in classic style from the 17th century. It was a true pleasure to visit the theatre.

Thank Huggypolarbear
Reviewed 19 July 2017

This theatre is where Mozart's premiere of Don Giovanni occurred. The opera is still performed there. We had a wonderful lecture and tour with Road Scholar. Very beautifully decorated.

Thank likebeach
Stare Mesto (Old Town)
One of the oldest neighbourhoods in town represents
the medieval heart of Prague. It’s no surprise it is
bustling with tourists every time of day. Križovnický
square, overlooking Charles Bridge with Prague Castle
in the background, is probably the most beautiful
square in the city. Its unique historical atmosphere
of gothic houses and churches, cobblestone streets and
squares, and stone towers blend together with the
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5 September 2016|
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Response from Notso G | Reviewed this property |
We sat in the middle 7 rows back - great seats.
19 May 2015|
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Response from Deg123 |
La mejor opción es el mismo website del teatro. Que disfrutes la función!
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