Attractions & museums

    Estonian National Opera - opera house

    This majestic, historical opera house is part of the "Estonia" Theatre building, located in the very heart of Tallinn. 

    The National Opera "Estonia" repertoire consists of classical and contemporary operas and ballets, as well as operettas, musicals and frequent shows especially for kids.
    The art nouveau/ neo-classical structure, designed by Finnish architects Armas Lindgren and Wivi Lönn, was the largest building in Tallinn when it first opened in 1913. The state concert agency Eesti Kontsert, is also head quartered here.

    With Tallinn Card 15% discount.

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    • Puccini's opera The Girl of the West

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      February 15, 2022 By Mikael F

      After a long break because of the pandemic, we had again the opportunity to make a visit to this pleasant opera house. We booked our Tallinn trip just one week before and that determined what the... Read more comments

    • Petite Opera House - looks what's on and go!

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      August 21, 2020 By PBTravelstheWorld

      Lovely petite opera house that often has tickets available. If you do go, the stalls are on a hardwood floor and you sit in chairs that are moveable. Rubber or soft soled shoes are a good idea to... Read more comments

    • Great music, great food

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      February 22, 2020 By BartvK

      Together with some colleagues, my wife and me visited the opera to watch La bohème. It was a very good performance, with great singing, especially from the male main character. The building is very... Read more comments