Opera and ballet in Prague
Enjoy the timeless experience of classical music and immerse yourself in the dulcet tones and vocals of opera or allow yourself to be swept away by the choreography and art of ballet in Prague. Vivaldi, Mozart, Smetana, Tchaikovsky – these are only a few of the many composers whose countless operas and ballets can be visited in Prague. Your experience will be enhanced by the exquisitely decorated interiors of the venues dating back to the Baroque and the Renaissance, and all of them are within easy reach of Hotel Kampa Garden *** in the centre of Prague.
Opera, ballet or classical music concerts are held irregularly, but frequently enough in the monumental opera halls, large concert halls and historical buildings or churches, but also for example at Prague Castle. Ask form information about opera or ballet performances which are on at the moment at the reception of our Hotel Kampa Garden *** in Prague 1 – we will be glad to help.
- The National Theatre
The most famous theatre in the Czech Republic, opened in 1881 and reopened in 1883 after a fire in which the building burned to the ground. In its current condition after renovation work which was performed in 1977, the theatre is still one of the most beautiful venues to enjoy classical music and ballet in. The theatre is only about 500 m from Hotel Kampa Garden *** in Prague 1, a pleasant walk along the river.
- The State Opera in Prague
This building was one of the greatest rivals of the National Theatre, but is currently part of it. It is located near Wenceslas Square, right next to Prague Main Railway Station. You can get to it easily by metro (Museum station) from Hotel Kampa Garden *** in Prague 1.
- The Estates Theatre
One of the most beautiful and oldest European theatres which has been open continuously since 1773, where concerts of the music of Mozart are predominantly performed at the moment. You will find the theatre in the historical heart of Prague, the nearest metro station being Můstek. You can get to it from Hotel Kampa Garden *** on Kampa Island in approx. 30-40 minutes.
- The State Opera in Karlín
This historical theatre dating back to 1881 will enchant you with its repertoire: Nabucco / La traviata / Turandot / Romeo and Juliet and many more performances await your visit. The theatre is approx. 30-40 minutes by metro from Hotel Kampa Garden *** - close to Florenc bus station by the metro station of the same name (Florenc).
- Rudolfinum – Dvořák Hall
- Municipal House – Smetana Hall
- Hybernia Theatre
- Lobkowicz Palace at Prague Castle
- And many more venues