Tips for The Kennedy Center - Opera House

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825 The Kennedy Center - Opera House Tips

Angela Purnell
67 events
35 reviews
5 stars
You need a drink at the intermission, the performance is long.
Angela Purnell
67 events
35 reviews
5 stars
I drove my car and then took a free shuttle to the Kennedy Center from Foggy Bottom metro.
Angela Purnell
67 events
35 reviews
5 stars
Since I attended a matinee performance, I was somewhat dressy.
sweettea
4 events
2 reviews
6 stars
There was everything from gowns to jeans. I did not see any tuxedos, only suits.
Mary Mattis McLean
Mary Mattis McLean
26 events
4 reviews
102 stars
The "cafeteria" meal on the top floor of the Kennedy Center is good and reasonably priced..
Porgy and Bess
Mary Mattis McLean
Mary Mattis McLean
26 events
4 reviews
102 stars
For the opera, dress at the Kennedy Center is generally on the more formal side.
Porgy and Bess
Goldstar Member
Goldstar Member
7 events
6 reviews
8 stars
Suit / dress
The Mariinsky Opera and Orchestra: Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin in Concert
Goldstar Member
Goldstar Member
7 events
6 reviews
8 stars
18 dollars cash please
The Mariinsky Opera and Orchestra: Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin in Concert
Nancy H.
39 events
7 reviews
14 stars
Free shuttle from Foggy Bottom metro
rwebber42
rwebber42
5 events
1 review
6 stars
Buy drinks in advance for break. Good seasoned pretzels.
Young Frankenstein
rwebber42
rwebber42
5 events
1 review
6 stars
Took the bus.
Young Frankenstein
Goldstar Member
5 events
2 reviews
10 stars
Parking is very expensive ($18)
FCarter
4 events
0 reviews
0 stars
Easy to catch a cab
Gusgol
Gusgol
21 events
6 reviews
6 stars
On-site cafeteria and restaurant
Young Frankenstein
Gusgol
Gusgol
21 events
6 reviews
6 stars
Easy underground parking
Young Frankenstein
Gusgol
Gusgol
21 events
6 reviews
6 stars
Casual
Young Frankenstein
Goldstar Member
1 events
1 review
0 stars
Restarant was mildly pricey, but the food & service excellent.
William Connelly
68 events
19 reviews
24 stars
Before 6PM drinks in lobby are half price
William Connelly
68 events
19 reviews
24 stars
Dress modestly well - no T-shirts
William Connelly
68 events
19 reviews
24 stars
Use the Metro, get off at Foggy Bottom and take free shuttle to/from Kennedy Center

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