Saigon Opera House (Ho Chi Minh Municipal Theater), Ho Chi Minh City

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Saigon Opera House (Ho Chi Minh Municipal Theater) serves as a prominent hub for high-profile events and cultural evenings. Regarded as a remarkable example of French Colonial architecture, the symmetrical and ornate structure dates back to 1897 and was modeled after the Opera Garnier in Paris. Upon you arrival, notice the elaborate facade with stone-carved statues. The interior boasts many decorative elements imported from France, such as crystal chandeliers, granite flooring, and furnishings. Make Saigon Opera House (Ho Chi Minh Municipal Theater) a part of your Ho Chi Minh City vacation plans using our Ho Chi Minh City trip builder.
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  • The inside is lovely. Seats were very comfortable. We went to see A O a show that experiences the richness of Vietnamese culture with mixing the acrobatics of contemporary Cirque Du Soleil style dance...  more »
  • Saw Teh Dar - the story of peasant life told through song, music, dance and acrobatics like you've never seen before. All seats have great views; I sat in F20 and it was good. A free welcome drink of ...  more »
  • We saw a performance of AO on a Sunday evening. The Opera House is beautifully maintained with a wonderful staff. We arrived a bit early for a private tour. I'd suggest having a pre-performance bevera...  more »
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  • Love the architecture and love the A O Show even more. Get the package that they offer and you won't feel that the tickets are all that expensive. The show will leave you going WOW!
  • Nice place to see A O Show. It's a traditional show of Vietnam. The ticket is quite expensive: 500 000VND/pax but I think it's worth!
  • An exquisite example of colonial French Architecture. The Saigon Opera House is home to an exciting range of international and Vietnamese cultural events. A must see location for any intrepid traveler to HCMC.
  • Good view place which looks to Le Loi street, one of the most beautiful street in Sai Gon. This opera house is closed to Metro railway station
  • The hall is beautiful and small enough to get the best sound effect. Very satisfied joining a lovely concert here xD