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Tour code: 2872LASCALA
Whether you love opera or you hardly know it, this tour of legendary La Scala Theater and adjoining museum is a unique and fun way to get an inside look at one of the most famous opera houses in the world. With an expert guide by your side, tour La Scala Museum to see intricate outfits, musical instruments and various stage props. Then stroll through the foyer of the theater, taking in the beautifully designed 18th-century auditorium. 


  • Guided tour of Milan's La Scala Theatre and museum
  • Discover the secrets of one of the most famous opera houses in the world
  • See the La Scala stage, chandelier and pit orchestra with your expert guide
  • Visit the theater museum to see a collection of instruments

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What You Can Expect

La Scala Theatre and Museum Tour in Milan

La Scala Backstage Small-Group Tour from Milan

Meet your knowledgeable local guide at La Scala Theater and get ready for an education in opera. This tour is a feast for the eyes and the mind, as your guide leads first through the theater's museum, regaling you with the history of the theater while being dazzled by the display of intricate costumes once worn on stage, musical instruments played by famous musicians and various stage props used in famed productions. See also painted portraits of some of the most famous composers and performers -- from Guiseppe Verde to Arturo Toscanini. Then spend some time in the museum bookshop browsing at books about opera, in general, and famous composers, in particular. 

As you tour the theater and museum, you'll gain an appreciation of the amount of work that goes in to an opera production at this famed venue. 

Book early to avoid missing out! La Scala is extremely popular and regularly sells out weeks in advance.

Customer Reviews

Carol R

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

excellent tour, super guide

Alan R

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

Excellent informative tour. We didn't manage to see the full grandeur of the auditorium due to it being dimmed for lighting director rehearsal but this didn't really impact very interesting history of the opera house and it's place in Milanese life. Excellent guide

Judith C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

The tour guide was excellent - so well informed about the sights we saw. Would highly recommend this tour to a fellow traveler.

Charee C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Enjoyed this tour as I love opera. The tour guide was very knowledgeable, the history was fantastic,


5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Great tour. Our guide was really knowledgeable.


5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Great tour. Our guide knew a lot.

Speranza V

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

It was a great experience, very interesting and guide was very good. Highly recommend.

Michael B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2016

Very knowledgeable guide with excellent English. Small group allowing questions and discourse during the tour.

Jacqueline H Ireland

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2016

This was a wonderful and insightful tour. Our guide was very knowledgeable and charming. We learned so much over the course of the tour. I can't praise the guide enough!

Lance A

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2015

A great experience !

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