Oslo Sights

Operahuset (Opera House)

  • Kirsten Flagstads pl. 1 Map It
  • Aker Brygge
  • Arts/Performance Venue
  • Fodor's Choice

Published 04/05/2016

Fodor's Review

Oslo's opera house opened in 2008 with a fanfare that included the presence of the Norwegian king and a host of celebrities. The white marble and glass building, designed by renowned Norwegian architect firm Snøhetta, is a stunning addition to the Oslo waterfront. It doesn't just look good; acoustics inside the dark oak auditorium are excellent, too. The program includes ballet, orchestra concerts, rock, and opera. Locals and tourists alike enjoy visiting at off hours, eating in the venue's restaurants, and walking on the building's roof for panoramic fjord views

Sight Information

Address:

Kirsten Flagstads pl. 1, Oslo, 0150, Norway

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Phone:

/21–42–21–21

Website: www.operaen.no

Sight Details:

  • Free; guided tours NKr 100
  • Tours: Sept.–Apr., Mon., Wed., Fri. noon and 1, Sat. noon, Sun. 1

Published 04/05/2016

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