Prague State Opera

Wilsonova 4, Praha 1

Theatre

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Address:Wilsonova 4, Praha 1
Capacity:989
Winter heating:Yes
Wheelchair access:Yes
Reviews: (82)

Prague State Opera is one of the most important music scenes in Europe & one of the stages of The National Theatre

Visit the recently re-opened and newly refurbished grand opera house with a noteworthy history where many world renown artists have worked here making each performance a prime cultural event.

History:

This Neo-classical edifice was built in 1883 by the German Theatre Association as a reaction of German minority in Prague to the opening of the Prague National Theatre.

As the New German Theatre it soon gained international acclaim for its inovative repertoire and artistic leadership including such names as Angelo Neumann, Alexander Zemlinski or Georg Szell.

Nowadays, famous operas, as well as pieces unjustly overlooked or unknown in the Czech Republic are introduced in the State Opera gaining the theatre a reputation of one of the best European scenes where you can enjoy watching mainly opera and ballet performances.

  • There is a screen with subtitles on each seat.

How to get there: 

  • Accessibility by public transport:
    metro A (green line) or C (red line) - Muzeum station
  • Nearest car parking:
    GPKW - Wilsonova Garage and Parking Complex, Wilsonova 2, or garages on Opletalova street

Upcoming events

La bohéme - preview image

La bohéme

Opera by Giacomo Puccini

December 06, 2022 | 19:00 (Tue)

Aida - preview image

Aida

Opera by Giuseppe Verdi

December 07, 2022 | 19:00 (Wed)

Rigoletto  - preview image

Rigoletto

Opera by Giuseppe Verdi 

January 07, 2023 | 19:00 (Sat)

Rusalka - preview image

Rusalka

Opera by Antonín Dvořák

March 02, 2023 | 19:00 (Thu)

Macbeth - preview image

Macbeth

Opera by Giuseppe Verdi

March 25, 2023 | 19:00 (Sat)