Best operas in New York

Check out the top operas in New York, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
1. Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
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73 local reviews
10 Lincoln Center Plaza, Manhattan
+1 212-875-5456
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Craig
Home of The Metropolitan Opera, The New York City Ballet, The New York Philharmonic Orchestra and several othe…
Jonathan
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (a 16.3-acre complex of buildings) is home of The Metropolitan Opera, T…
Christopher
Lincoln Center is iconic. If you're not up for seeing a symphony of an opera at the Met, you can catch an inde…
1. Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
1. Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
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73 local reviews
10 Lincoln Center Plaza, Manhattan
+1 212-875-5456
Craig
Craig
Home of The Metropolitan Opera, The New York City Ballet, The New York Philharmonic Orchestra and several other resident performing arts com…
Jonathan
Jonathan
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (a 16.3-acre complex of buildings) is home of The Metropolitan Opera, The New York City Ballet, The N…
Christopher
Christopher
Lincoln Center is iconic. If you're not up for seeing a symphony of an opera at the Met, you can catch an independent or foreign film at the…
2. Sycamore Bar + Flower Shop
2. Sycamore Bar + Flower Shop
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49 local reviews
1118 Cortelyou Rd, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 2:00 PM
+1 347-240-5850
BarFloristStore
Rowan
Operates a flower shop during the day, great outdoor seating and rotating food trucks in the back
Sasha
Local bar with the garden! Its a super chill place to hang out, meet some Brooklynites, relax after a long day…
Jean Paul
This bar is a great local hang out. It also operates as a flower shop during the day. It is located in the nei…
2. Sycamore Bar + Flower Shop
2. Sycamore Bar + Flower Shop
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49 local reviews
1118 Cortelyou Rd, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 2:00 PM
+1 347-240-5850
Rowan
Rowan
Operates a flower shop during the day, great outdoor seating and rotating food trucks in the back
Sasha
Sasha
Local bar with the garden! Its a super chill place to hang out, meet some Brooklynites, relax after a long day or just have a drink & a long…
Jean Paul
Jean Paul
This bar is a great local hang out. It also operates as a flower shop during the day. It is located in the neighboring neighborhood of Ditma…
3. New York Aquarium
3. New York Aquarium
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22 local reviews
602 Surf Ave, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 718-265-3474
AquariumPoint of interestEstablishment
Deirdre
The New York Aquarium is the oldest continually operating aquarium in the United States, having opened origina…
Marvin
The New York Aquarium is the oldest continually operating aquarium in the United States, having opened in Cast…
Jon
My children love this place!
3. New York Aquarium
3. New York Aquarium
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22 local reviews
602 Surf Ave, Brooklyn
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 718-265-3474
Deirdre
Deirdre
The New York Aquarium is the oldest continually operating aquarium in the United States, having opened originally in Manhattan in 1896.
Marvin
Marvin
The New York Aquarium is the oldest continually operating aquarium in the United States, having opened in Castle Garden in Battery Park, Man…
Jon
Jon
My children love this place!
4. The Metropolitan Museum of Art
4. The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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310 local reviews
1000 5th Ave, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 212-535-7710
Art galleryMuseumPoint of interest
John
Tips and Tricks: the Met operates under a "pay what you want" system. The $25 entry is only a suggestion.
Charlie
This is the largest museum in the Americas. It's so iconic that it's operating at a completely different level…
Tika
One of the many museums on Manhattan's famous Museum Mile along 5th Avenue and Central Park :)
4. The Metropolitan Museum of Art
4. The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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310 local reviews
1000 5th Ave, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 212-535-7710
John
John
Tips and Tricks: the Met operates under a "pay what you want" system. The $25 entry is only a suggestion.
Charlie
Charlie
This is the largest museum in the Americas. It's so iconic that it's operating at a completely different level and you can't compare it to a…
Tika
Tika
One of the many museums on Manhattan's famous Museum Mile along 5th Avenue and Central Park :)
5. Metropolitan Opera
5. Metropolitan Opera
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13 local reviews
30 Lincoln Center Plaza, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 212-362-6000
Point of interestEstablishment
Lina
Must see. Watch a ballet performance (totally worth it!) World famous opera house located on Broadway at Lin…
Jason
Opera or ballet in NY is amazing at the venues here. Check out availability and dress nice :)
Price
The opera and ballet and symphony are all key substances to a visit to Nyc.
5. Metropolitan Opera
5. Metropolitan Opera
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13 local reviews
30 Lincoln Center Plaza, Manhattan
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 212-362-6000
Lina
Lina
Must see. Watch a ballet performance (totally worth it!) World famous opera house located on Broadway at Lincoln Square in the Upper West …
Jason
Jason
Opera or ballet in NY is amazing at the venues here. Check out availability and dress nice :)
Price
Price
The opera and ballet and symphony are all key substances to a visit to Nyc.
6. Riverside Park
6. Riverside Park
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84 local reviews
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Aletia
Riverside Park is a scenic waterfront public park on the Upper West Side of the borough of Manhattan in New Yo…
Sarah
Riverside Park is a scenic waterfront public park on the Upper West Side of the borough of Manhattan in New Yo…
Aaron & Sarah
A great park for relaxing and getting a sun tan. Bring your bathing suit...
6. Riverside Park
6. Riverside Park
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84 local reviews
Aletia
Aletia
Riverside Park is a scenic waterfront public park on the Upper West Side of the borough of Manhattan in New York City, operated and maintain…
Sarah
Sarah
Riverside Park is a scenic waterfront public park on the Upper West Side of the borough of Manhattan in New York City, operated and maintain…
Aaron & Sarah
Aaron & Sarah
A great park for relaxing and getting a sun tan. Bring your bathing suit...
7. BAM Harvey Theater
7. BAM Harvey Theater
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104 local reviews
651 Fulton St, Brooklyn
+1 718-636-4100
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Sabrina And Eduardo
Multi-arts center; Brooklyn Academy of Music has been the home for adventurous artists, audiences, and ideas…
Johnny
BAM (Brooklyn Academy of Music) is a multi-arts center located in Brooklyn, New York. For more than 150 years,…
Fegan + Martin
Get immersed into the art scene at BAM Theater. Located in the amazing adjacent neighborhood of Fort Greene, B…
7. BAM Harvey Theater
7. BAM Harvey Theater
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104 local reviews
651 Fulton St, Brooklyn
+1 718-636-4100
Sabrina And Eduardo
Sabrina And Eduardo
Multi-arts center; Brooklyn Academy of Music has been the home for adventurous artists, audiences, and ideas. With world-renowned programmi…
Johnny
Johnny
BAM (Brooklyn Academy of Music) is a multi-arts center located in Brooklyn, New York. For more than 150 years, BAM has been the home for adv…
Fegan + Martin
Fegan + Martin
Get immersed into the art scene at BAM Theater. Located in the amazing adjacent neighborhood of Fort Greene, BAM is an opportunity to experi…
8. ShopRite
8. ShopRite
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22 local reviews
400 Marin Boulevard, Jersey City
Closed · Opens 7:00 AM
+1 201-418-0300
Grocery or supermarketFoodStore
Purple
The largest retailer-owned cooperative in the country
Pelican
ShopRite Supermarkets is a retailers' cooperative chain of supermarkets in the northeastern United States, wit…
Festive
Large and full-service supermarket.
8. ShopRite
8. ShopRite
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22 local reviews
400 Marin Boulevard, Jersey City
Closed · Opens 7:00 AM
+1 201-418-0300
Purple
Purple
The largest retailer-owned cooperative in the country
Pelican
Pelican
ShopRite Supermarkets is a retailers' cooperative chain of supermarkets in the northeastern United States, with stores in New Jersey, New Yo…
Festive
Festive
Large and full-service supermarket.
9. Brooklyn Academy of Music
9. Brooklyn Academy of Music
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152 local reviews
30 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn
+1 718-636-4100
Movie theaterPoint of interestEstablishment
Melissa
BAM (Brooklyn Academy of Music) is a multi-arts center located in Brooklyn, New York. For more than 150 years…
Jimmy
BAM offers everything: live performances, great movies, art exhibitions, and much much more! They even have op…
Suji
Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) is not just about music. It offers multi-arts in many building - Peter Jay Sh…
9. Brooklyn Academy of Music
9. Brooklyn Academy of Music
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152 local reviews
30 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn
+1 718-636-4100
Melissa
Melissa
BAM (Brooklyn Academy of Music) is a multi-arts center located in Brooklyn, New York. For more than 150 years, BAM has been the home for ad…
Jimmy
Jimmy
BAM offers everything: live performances, great movies, art exhibitions, and much much more! They even have opera performances at some times…
Suji
Suji
Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) is not just about music. It offers multi-arts in many building - Peter Jay Sharp (Opera House/Rose Cinemas)…
10. The Dakota
10. The Dakota
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8 local reviews
1 W 72nd St, Manhattan
+1 212-362-1448
Point of interestEstablishment
Lina
Famous as the home of former Beatle John Lennon from 1973 to his death outside the building in 1980 - he was s…
Alarea
The Dakota is considered to be one of Manhattan's most prestigious and exclusive cooperative residential build…
Silvia
Home of Yoko Ono and former home of Madonna. The unfortunate death of John Lennon happened at the entrance of …
10. The Dakota
10. The Dakota
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8 local reviews
1 W 72nd St, Manhattan
+1 212-362-1448
Lina
Lina
Famous as the home of former Beatle John Lennon from 1973 to his death outside the building in 1980 - he was shot in front of the Dakota. It…
Alarea
Alarea
The Dakota is considered to be one of Manhattan's most prestigious and exclusive cooperative residential buildings, was the home of former B…
Silvia
Silvia
Home of Yoko Ono and former home of Madonna. The unfortunate death of John Lennon happened at the entrance of the beautiful building.
11. Morton Williams
11. Morton Williams
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8 local reviews
105 River Drive South, Jersey City
Closed · Opens 7:00 AM
+1 201-626-6565
SupermarketGrocery or supermarketFood
Pelican
Morton Williams, founded in 1954, is a family-owned and operated food retailer with eleven stores in the New Y…
Kenshō
Morton Williams is a family-owned and operated food retailer of fifteen stores in New York Metropolitan area -…
Kathleen
Wide international selection - near Pavonia PATH station.
11. Morton Williams
11. Morton Williams
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8 local reviews
105 River Drive South, Jersey City
Closed · Opens 7:00 AM
+1 201-626-6565
Pelican
Pelican
Morton Williams, founded in 1954, is a family-owned and operated food retailer with eleven stores in the New York City Metropolitan area. "E…
Kenshō
Kenshō
Morton Williams is a family-owned and operated food retailer of fifteen stores in New York Metropolitan area - in business since 1946. Each …
Kathleen
Kathleen
Wide international selection - near Pavonia PATH station.
12. Lincoln Square
12. Lincoln Square
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2 local reviews
Lincoln Square, New York
NeighborhoodPolitical
Jon
The center of: Dance Music Film Opera Theater Family Festivals & Programs
Allison
Home to the Metropolitan Opera, Juilliard, The Philharmonic, Ballet, Theater, Film, and more. Also has beautif…
Allison
Home to the Metropolitan Opera, Juilliard, The Philharmonic, Ballet, Theater, Film, and more. Also has beautif…
12. Lincoln Square
12. Lincoln Square
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2 local reviews
Lincoln Square, New York
Jon
Jon
The center of: Dance Music Film Opera Theater Family Festivals & Programs
Allison
Allison
Home to the Metropolitan Opera, Juilliard, The Philharmonic, Ballet, Theater, Film, and more. Also has beautiful architecture and a good pla…
Allison
Allison
Home to the Metropolitan Opera, Juilliard, The Philharmonic, Ballet, Theater, Film, and more. Also has beautiful architecture and a good pla…