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Tumanyan O. str. 54, Yerevan 0002, Armenia
+374 10 533391
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The opera house and theatre are side by side and built by the Soviets. Nice building and square with lots of activities at night. The tickets to the performances are incredibly cheap but unfortunately I didn’t have the time to catch a show. Nearby in...More

Thank Yee J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The experience of this opera made me feel so good. I enjoyed the show with so talented actors show casing the extreme energy on the stage which made me sit so engrossed throughout. I strongly recommend to those people who like to go through the...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2018

We spent an evening watching the National Dance troupe perform- it was a memorable evening. The Opera House is a classic building so go early to enjoy the architecture & sights

Thank Ammu A
Reviewed 23 May 2018

A beautiful structure built in the early 1930's with two concert halls. The outside grounds is vibrant with people walking around, kids on bicycles and tourists taking pictures. The inside is majestic and impressive. I had tickets to a concert and was 5 minutes late....More

Thank GoldAdvice
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Once again, just adding photos but TA won't let me do that without writing a review. The area around the operahouse is nice, though I didn't go inside. There are some fun statues and green spaces nearby, as well as one or two decent cafes...More

Thank GandalfTheDrunk
Reviewed 11 April 2018

To be fair, I did not go inside the building. I had the chance to walk around Opera and took few photos. The architecture of the building is very cool and ancient and it's photo-taking worth it. You will also see many food stalls around...More

Thank Mohd Syafiq S
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Got tickets for Tosca in early February. Tickets were cheap, less than $5 US. Great performance....if you are in Yerevan, GO TO THE OPERA...it is delightful.

Thank Charles W
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Sort of the bottom of the Cascade, which is pretty cool, we got to the Opera on a show day so we couldn't go in, thus the three stars. But fairly impressive from the outside.

Thank rtrock
Reviewed 9 January 2018

The Opera is a must see, for its beautiful exterior and interior design. It's located in the middle of the Freedom Square and when we were there (in Christmas 2018), there was a huge Christmas tree in front of it and there was free live...More

1  Thank Hesam D
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Being in Yerevan from December 24th to 27th , I never liked to visit this place. Passing the Republic square, North avenue , reached there . To tell the truth the majesty of the architecture amazed me. It was nice especially due to Christmas the...More

1  Thank Majid_Darehsairi
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8 June 2018|
Response from GoldAdvice | Reviewed this property |
There is always something going on. Not sure about the opera however I remember seeing one in July years ago.
18 March 2018|
Response from Charles W | Reviewed this property |
Usually tickets are not a problem, plan to pick up at the ticket office(next to the opera house) when you arrive....I have found ticket prices are inexpensive compared to USA....
20 September 2017|
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Response from Mehran h | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can stay in one week in March, along with the use of Yerevan beauty and shows.