The Royal Opera House in Muscat is an ideal way to spend your day embracing exquisite art from many nations, amazing architecture, wooden accents, and many educational tours to enlighten you. Here are some activities you can engage in, inside this magnificent mansion.
A guided tour around the property will last 20 minutes and cost you 30 AED per person. An expert will walk you through the mansion, explaining the importance, history, and features of the building. The architecture of the building is mesmerising, with precise attention to detail. High ceilings, wooden carvings, embellishments, and the décor will leave you in awe. You can stay at a hotel in Wahiba Sands such as the famous Desert Nights Camp which is close by if you plan to explore the Royal Opera House and other attractions in Oman, in the vicinity as well.
The theatre is magnificent and equipped with state-of-the-art, modern display systems, multimedia, and sound systems. There’s plenty of seating available, including balconies where you can get a better look at the operas and plays. You can again see the attention to detail in the doors, walls, and ceilings decorated with unique patterns of carvings and sculpting.
You can find some intricate designs on the floor, ceilings, and walls. Arch designs with wall sculpting are the most iconic, followed by wooden accents and grand chandeliers. The entrance itself boasts extravagance, and once in, you can indulge in the opera, ballet, musicals, and an array of performances by the best in town.