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Estates Theatre
Old Town, Prague 1

Estates Theatre
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Performances Opera, Ballet & Classical Concerts
Air conditioning Yes
Smoking Policy All non-smoking
Elevator/Lift Yes
Wheelchair Access Yes
Dress Code Recommendations No official dress code. Attire ranges from casual to formal evening wear
Address of Estates Theatre
Estates Theatre
Ovocny trh 1, Old Town, Prague 1
Czech Republic
Public transport to get to Estates Theatre
Metro: Mustek (lines A & B)
Tram stop: Namesti Republiky (trams 5, 8, 24, 26, 51, 54, 56)
Places of interest near to Estates Theatre
- Old Town Square
- Wenceslas Square
- All Colours Theatre
- Bily Konicek Restaurant
- Francouzska Restaurant
- Plzenska Czech Restaurant
- KOBE Steakhouse
- Triton Restaurant
- Made in Japan Sushi Restaurant
- Duplex Restaurant & Club
- U Provaznice Pub
- Double Trouble Bar
Map of Estates Theatre in Prague Book Opera & Dinner Package
The Estates Theatre in Prague opened in 1783. It is Prague's oldest theatre and its finest neo-classical building. Indeed, it is one of the most beautiful historical theatres in Europe.

The unique charm of the Estates Theatre cannot be properly relayed by pictures or words. Once inside, one almost feels the spiritual presence of the supremely talented musicians, directors, artists and playwrights who have passed through its doors.

The Estates Theatre will be forever linked with Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, the musical genius whose life and works had such an impact on the city of Prague.

Mozart stayed and worked in Prague on a couple of occasions, working on operas which would later appear at the Estates Theatre.

In 1786 the Marriage of Figaro was first performed in Prague at the Estates Theatre. Then in 1787, Mozart personally conducted the world premiere of Don Giovanni here.

Unsurprisingly, the Estates Theatre's foremost operatic production today is Don Giovanni, which runs from mid July to early September.

Performances of Mozartissimo, a selection of Mozart's famous opera arias, are staged at various periods throughout the year. Other operas, ballets and classical concerts also feature from time to time.

The Estates Theatre is located in between the Old Town Square and Wenceslas Square, a mere two minutes walk from either.

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