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National Opera, Riga: 21 reviews and 43 photos

  The National Opera
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  • The National Opera - Riga
      The National Opera
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  • The opera by the canal - Riga
      The opera by the canal
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The National Opera was constructed between 1860 - 1863, but then had the name the German Theatre. The outside has got a classical design and the inside has got a baroque style. The acoustic is good and there are mainly opera and ballet performances, but also pop concerts sometimes. If you don’t attend one of the performances you take a guided tour of the opera or visit the café.

The opera is situated by the city canal with nice walkways. In front of the opera there is a fountain called the Nymph of Riga. It is from 1888.

Address: Aspazijas bulvaris 3
Phone: 707 37777

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  • Written Jan 2, 2009
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