“Opera Galleria” Now Open
The “Opera Galleria”, Royal Opera House Muscat’s new flagship shopping destination, is host to wonderful shops, international brands, and an array of international cafés and dining options. It boasts 50 shops offering a wide range and carefully balanced mix of art outlets, gems, fashion and perfumes. Additionally, a Bank Muscat Branch will provide its banking and financial services to visitors of the Royal Opera House Muscat and “Opera Galleria”, tourists and residents alike.
Among the most prominent boutiques set to open at the Opera Galleria are: “Patek Philippe”, “Mouawad Jewelery”, “Lladro”, “Lalique”, “Alessando”, “Jean D’Arcel”, etc, in addition to fine dining venues such as “More Café”, and the renowned, London-based café, “Richoux”, plus the Indian restaurant “The Indus”. Coming soon are more international brands, such as “Bulgari”, “Panerai” and “Fauchon” Café. The arcade will also include a luxurious decorated Omani food restaurant that will serve delicious local meals.
As part of the Royal Opera House Muscat’s commitment to support Omani traditional handicrafts and local talents, “The Omani Artisan House” of the Public Authority for Craft Industries (PACI), will also open its doors at the “Opera Galleria” to promote and sell outstanding traditional products made by Omani hands from across the Sultanate. This is in addition to the opening of the first boutique for the highly-acclaimed Omani fashion designer, “Nawal Al Hooti”, and the first store for exquisite Omani gifts designed by “Asmaa Al Kharusi”.
The “Opera Galleria” is perfect both for patrons attending the performances as well as the general public. The shops of the “Opera Galleria” will have working hours from 10:00 am to 10:00 pm. The restaurants and cafés will operate daily from 8:00 am to 12:00 am midnight throughout the year, during weekends and public holidays. Visitors will be offered easy access to the “Opera Galleria” through a special vehicle entrance and near-by parking lot.