One of the events you can attend from the safety of your own home is to visit one of the most famous and significant buildings directly in the heart of Vienna. Vienna State Opera will surely surprise you with its beauty.
Vienna State Opera is one of the leading opera houses in the whole world. Its past is deeply rooted in tradition in tradition. The opera house was opened for its visitors in May 1869 with Mozart’s DON JUAN. Among the guests invited to this performance was Emperor Franz Joseph with his wife Empress Elisabeth also known as “Sisi”.
Today, the opera features around 350 performances of more than 60 different operas and ballets each season. “Every night, visitors can enjoy a variety of world-class artists alongside the permanent ensemble members on the stage accompanied by a unique orchestra.” They even offer the option of watching the performances online from all around the world to all enthusiasts of classical music.
On the website below you´ll be able to take a virtual tour through the Vienna State Opera as well as find out some interesting facts about its history. You´ll be able to see the photos documenting the restoration works that were necessary after World War II. Above all, you will have the chance to discover the unique architectural style of this landmark of Vienna and see some famous artwork of the architect involved in its construction.
Support the #IStayHome campaign and use this time for virtual tours. And remember, this is the time when you can save the world by sitting on the sofa at home! ❤
Find all tips, online concerts, online exhibitions and things to do in Vienna at More infoVenue
Wiener Staatsoper, Opernring, Viedeň, RakúskoPrice