9.00am | Visit the Colón Theatre

Visit the iconic opera house, renowned for its architecture and acoustics.

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One of the most important opera houses in the world, the Teatro Colón is famous for the quality of its acoustics and its outstanding architectural splendour.

Since its first function on May 25, 1908, the theatre has hosted some of the world's best conductors, dancers and singers, including Igor Stravinsky, Herbert von Karajan, Daniel Barenboim, Luciano Pavarotti, Martha Argerich, Plácido Domingo, Julio Bocca and Maximiliano Guerra.

Visitas guiadas:

Check the times of guided tours of the Teatro Colón. You can visit the main hall, Salon Dorado, and backstage.


Don't forget to look up! The theatre's 318m² dome was painted by Raúl Soldi. The chandalier that hangs from it measures seven metres and contains 700 bulbs.

Moving on

Leaving the Teatro Colón, walk four blocks along Avenida Córdoba in the direction of Av. 9 de Julio until you reach Calle Florida.
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