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The Teatro Colon, in the City of Buenos Aires, is considered one of the best theaters in the world. Acknowledged for its acoustics and the artistic value of its construction, it turned 100 years in 2008.
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Calle Cerrito 628, Buenos Aires C1010AAN, Argentina
San Nicolás
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Simply a stunning theater. Beautiful architecture and history. Be sure to bring a camera/phone to take pictures. I did not get to see a show, only the tour. But from what I heard it is a fantastic place to see a show.

Thank Curtez151
Reviewed 3 days ago

A grand place which can easily compete with Austrian opera houses! They do have tours to just see the theatre but it costs more than the shows! We booked our tickets last minute and watched a show right from the top of the theatre!..and it...More

Thank Kalindi D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent tour. Very efficiently run. English guide was exceptionally knowledgeable and able to answer a wide range of quest

Thank Sheri0201
Reviewed 1 week ago

Teatro Colon is one of the best opera theaters in the world. Recently went to a huge restoration an today looks with its original splendid architecture, decoration and paintings. Everything in the theater is outstanding from the architecture to the accoustics that is best in...More

Thank ricardoalejandrov496
Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful scenario where you will experience joy and peacefulness. There are different locations and prices if you want to see an opera or ballet.

Thank Carolina R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the main teacher in Argentina. We visit for a concert but they also offer tours during the day. We arrived 30 minutes early to take some photos. It's simply amazing.

Thank Matias M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Calling it "opera theatre" is not enough... I have been to orchestra concerts and operas and the acoustic is exceptional, no matter where you sit (or stand). The interior is also outstanding, including the great chandelier and the ceiling decorated by argentine artist Raúl Soldi.

Thank FerLich
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Once a month the Teatro Colon holds a free concert! Rather than pay for a tour consult their facebook page and keep an eye out for their free concert. You will not only get to see inside this incredible theatre but hear the world class...More

Thank hannabobanna
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's always a pleasure to go and listen to live music in the most magnificent theater in South America. An astonishing building both aesthetically and acoustically. Can't miss it if you are in Buenos Aires.

Thank Natalia P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really remarkable sound for opera performances. They have guided tours, but my recommendation is to attend an opera and splurge for a orchestra seat

Thank Maurizio d
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of San Nicolás is where visitors will encounter the
true hustle and bustle of Buenos Aires, walking down
streets lined with office buildings and banks. The
financial district is well-known for its vibrant
atmosphere and unstoppable rhythm during office hours.
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20 July 2018|
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Response from Maria Angelica H | Reviewed this property |
Hi!! Guided tours run every day from 9 Am to 5 PM , starting every 15 minutes. Hope my answer helps!!!!
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Response from Ilansz | Reviewed this property |
Just google teatro Colin tickets There are many sites available
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Response from BuenosAiresEstela | Reviewed this property |
the acoustic is fantastique anywhere you seat...I would recommend a seat not higher than second floor ...Do visit the theatre!...you will not regret it...
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