Estonian National Opera

Tallinn, Estonia

What we now know as the Estonian National Opera in Tallinn was, along with many other buildings, razed to the ground by air raids on March 9, 1944. Alar Kotli’s design for reconstruction was inspired by the neo‐classicism of the 1930s as well as post‐war Stalinist classicism; while the appearance of the Estonia Avenue façade was preserved, the other façades were completely redesigned, and the interior underwent a shift from Jugend style to a more classical feel.

With its cheery and inviting exterior, the Estonian National Opera now hosts three independently operating institutions: the Estonian National Opera, the State Concert Institution “Eesti Kontsert”, and the Estonian National Symphony Orchestra.

The past decade has seen a number of expansions and improvements in the house: the addition of a new multipurpose chamber hall, the completion of a new stage, and the renovation of the theatre hall and the audience rooms. Get to know a piece of Estonian history through a visit to this spirited two‐wing theater and its lovely Winter Garden.

Address

Estonian National Opera, Estonian Avenue 4, 10148 Tallinn, Estonia, Google Maps

Facilities

Elevator: Yes

Handicap toilet: Yes

Events found for Estonian National Opera

  • My Fair Lady at the Estonian National Opera

    My Fair Lady at the Estonian National Opera

    Tallinn, Estonian National Opera

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    2 h 15 min
    $ 24
     
  • Short ballets by Jevgeni Grib at Estonian National Opera

    Short ballets by Jevgeni Grib at Estonian National Opera

    Tallinn, Estonian National Opera

    $ 27
     
  • The Tsar's Bride: Estonian National Opera

    The Tsar's Bride: Estonian National Opera

    Tallinn, Estonian National Opera

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    $ 24
     
  • Alice in Wonderland: Ballet at Estonian National Opera

    Alice in Wonderland: Ballet at Estonian National Opera

    Tallinn, Estonian National Opera

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    $ 31
     
  • Tchaikovsky’s Masterpieces: Ballets at Estonian National Opera

    Tchaikovsky’s Masterpieces: Ballets at Estonian National Opera

    Tallinn, Estonian National Opera

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    $ 27
     
  • Buratino: Estonian National Opera

    Buratino: Estonian National Opera

    Tallinn, Estonian National Opera

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    $ 24
     
  • The Count of Luxembourg: Estonian National Opera

    The Count of Luxembourg: Estonian National Opera

    Tallinn, Estonian National Opera

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    $ 31
     
  • Ravel’s short arrangements: Estonian National Opera

    Ravel’s short arrangements: Estonian National Opera

    Tallinn, Estonian National Opera

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    $ 27
     
  • Swan Lake

    Swan Lake

    Tallinn, Estonian National Opera

    2 h 40 min
    $ 27
     
  • The Merry Widow: Estonian National Opera

    The Merry Widow: Estonian National Opera

    Tallinn, Estonian National Opera

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    2 h 30 min
    $ 30
     
  • Romeo and Juliet: Estonian National Opera

    Romeo and Juliet: Estonian National Opera

    Tallinn, Estonian National Opera

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    $ 27
     
  • Don Pasquale : Estonian National Opera

    Don Pasquale : Estonian National Opera

    Tallinn, Estonian National Opera

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    $ 31
     
  • Louis XIV – the Sun King at Estonian National Opera

    Louis XIV – the Sun King at Estonian National Opera

    Tallinn, Estonian National Opera

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    $ 35
     
  • The Nutcracker

    The Nutcracker

    Tallinn, Estonian National Opera

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    2 h
    $ 27
     
  • Tosca: Estonian National Opera

    Tosca: Estonian National Opera

    Tallinn, Estonian National Opera

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    3 h
    $ 27
     
  • Fiddler on the Roof: Estonian National Opera

    Fiddler on the Roof: Estonian National Opera

    Tallinn, Estonian National Opera

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    $ 31
     
  • La Traviata: Estonian National Opera

    La Traviata: Estonian National Opera

    Tallinn, Estonian National Opera

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    3 h
    $ 27
     
  • Party on the Dark Side of the Moon — New Year's Eve Ball: Estonian National Opera

    Party on the Dark Side of the Moon — New Year's Eve Ball: Estonian National Opera

    Tallinn, Estonian National Opera

    $ 61
     
  • L’Elisir d’Amore: Estonian National Opera

    L’Elisir d’Amore: Estonian National Opera

    Tallinn, Estonian National Opera

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    $ 24
     
  • The Magic Flute at Estonian National Opera

    The Magic Flute at Estonian National Opera

    Tallinn, Estonian National Opera

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    $ 35