The Eclecticism styled Opera House of Teatro Colon with the capacity of 2487 is the main opera house of Argentina and is regarded as the third best of its kind in the world by National Geographic. Opened in 1857, the Teatro Colon went through a number of renovations and now stands as the centrepiece of Buenos Aires. The horseshoe shaped main auditorium is equipped with 2487 seats, the standing room with the capacity of 1000 and the spacious main stage. The building has three underground levels and six floors over the ground. The central chandelier of the auditorium is adorned and lighted by the chandelier having 700 bulbs. You will thoroughly enjoy the Opera performance by the world-renowned acoustics. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Buenos Aires itinerary 7 days.
Teatro Colon Travel Tips
- The features worth seeing in the Teatro Colon are the grandeur of the Main Hall, the grand staircase, the balconies, and the innovative allegorical frescoes adorning the ceiling, and the Salon Dorado , the Golden Room.
- The guided tours are for around 50 minutes and tours depart every 15 minutes.
Entrance Ticket Details For Teatro Colon
- 110 Argentinian pesos for the guided tour.
How to Reach Teatro Colon
- Bus 23 A to stop - Tucumán 1171-1199
- Subway Service D to stop –Tribunales
- Los Inmortales Homenaj
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63.64% of people who visit Buenos Aires include Teatro Colon in their plan
11 AM - 12 PM
51.45% of people start their Teatro Colon visit around 11 AM - 12 PM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Teatro Colon
82.19% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Teatro Colon
Teatro Colon Reviews & Ratings
What is the best single seat closest to the stage for the evening of December 6, 3029. What is the cost of the ticket nd how do I purchase it, I am in California. Thank you Sincerely,, Dorothy SollenderAnswer Report Abuse
I would suggest calling Teatro Colon on 011 4378 7148/7109/7107 for any queries.Report Abuse
is there a schedule of performances in the theater?Answer Report Abuse
You may find their scheduled performances in the 'CALENDER' section on their official website. To inquire further, you may call on 011 4378 7148/7109/7107.Report Abuse