Colon Theatre (Teatro Colón) Tours

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Since 1908, the Colon Theatre (or Teatro Colón) has set the benchmark for gilded magnificence and the ultimate theater experience.

One of the world’s top five opera houses, the luxurious seven-story building seats 2,500 theater-goers on plush red velvet chairs on tiers of gilded balconies rising to giddying heights.

Guided tours highlight the gilt interior, chandeliers, illuminated dome and ceremonial staircases.

See what’s coming up on the theater’s schedule of performances, from opera and ballet to classical concerts.

Practical Info

The Colon Theatre is on the corner of Cerrito and Tucuman in downtown Buenos Aires. The closest metro is adjacent at Tribunales.

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Address: Cerrito 618, Buenos Aires 1010, Argentina
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Hours: Tours available 11am - 5pm Mon - Fri; 9am - 12pm Saturdays.
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Admission: Tour: 12 pesos. Fees vary for performances
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Buenos Aires Super Saver: City Sightseeing Tour and Tango Dinner Show

Hit all of Buenos Aires' must-see sights and experiences in one Super Saver that includes a city sightseeing tour and an evening among passionate Argentine tango dancers. A comfortable coach ride will ferry you through the city's notable neighborhoods, including trendy Palermo, tony Recoleta and historic San Telmo. When evening falls, choose from of two of Buenos Aires' most famous tango spots, Café de los Angelitos or Tango Porteño for dinner and a show.
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Buenos Aires Sightseeing Tour

Explore Buenos Aires' major tourist attractions on this 3-hour Buenos Aires bus tour that hits all of the highlights. Buenos Aires is full of opportunities for sightseeing, from important historical sights like the famous Teatro Colón, the Plaza de Mayo, the rosy-hued Casa Rosada and the Plaza de la República to local neighborhoods. This informative city tour of Buenos Aires will take you through colorful La Boca, historic San Telmo, tony Recoleta and verdant Palermo Woods. Make two stops at some of the most important Buenos Aires sights for photos and commentary from your guide.
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2-Day Buenos Aires Combo Trip: City Sightseeing Plus Gaucho Experience at Santa Susana Ranch

Enjoy the best of both worlds with this great-value combo tour, pairing a city sightseeing tour with a thrilling gaucho experience. First, take in the highlights of Buenos Aires on a comprehensive sightseeing tour and visit Plaza de Mayo, historic San Telmo and La Boca, and the magnificent Recoleta Cemetery. Next, head to the Argentine Pampas on a full-day tour of Estancia Santa Susana, including a horseback or horse-drawn carriage ride and a traditional BBQ lunch, accompanied by live folk music and entertaining gaucho (cowboy) demonstrations.
  • Duration: 2 days
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Private City Tour of Buenos Aires

Short on time? This private 3-hour tour guides you through the vibrant neighborhoods of Buenos Aires and allows you cherry-pick the sights that most interest you. Visit landmarks like the Obelisco, Plaza de Mayo, the Cabildo and the Metropolitan Cathedral, then stroll around the colorful houses of La Boca or admire the redeveloped waterfront of Puerto Madero. Pay a visit to historic San Telmo, check out the monuments on San Martin Square or explore the elegant mansions, museums and parks of Palermo.
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Buenos Aires: City Tour and Dinner Tango Show Plus Gaucho Day Trip to Santa Susana Ranch

Discover the many faces of Buenos Aires with a great-value combo tour combining three best-selling tours into one! Kick things off with a half-day tour of Buenos Aires and see sights like Recoleta Cemetery, the Obelisk, Casa Rosada and Caminito Street. Then, experience the magic of the Argentine tango with a memorable dinner show. Next, head to the Argentine Pampas for a full-day tour of Estancia Santa Susana, including a horseback or horse-drawn carriage ride, live folk music and a traditional BBQ lunch.
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1 hour Teatro Colon Opera House Admission Ticket-Buenos Aires

The Teatro Colón is the leading opera house in Buenos Aires, as well as an architectural landmark, known for its remarkably restored 19th-century interiors. On this 1-hour guided tour, explore inside the legendary theater; see the magnificent Golden Hall, the Gallery of Busts, and the Main Foyer; and hear how iconic singers such as Maria Callas, Plácido Domingo, and Luciano Pavarotti have performed on its stage.
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Buenos Aires Combo Tour: City Sightseeing and Tigre Delta Half-Day Trip, Tango

Make the most of this great-value combo tour and enjoy three best-selling tours in one day! First, embark on a morning sightseeing tour of Buenos Aires and visit attractions like Plaza de Mayo, Recoleta Cemetery, San Telmo and La Boca. After lunch (not included), escape the city for a cruise around the stilted houses and islands of the Tigre Delta. Finally, discover the magic of the tango with a spectacular evening tango show, accompanied by a delicious 3-course dinner.
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Buenos Aires Walking Tour Including Colon Theater and MALBA

Combine a walking tour of Buenos Aires with visits to the Museum of Latin American Art of Buenos Aires and the Colón Theater during this morning excursion. Immerse yourself in the street life in Puerto Madero and San Telmo, then choose to visit one or both cultural institutions (select option at checkout).
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Private Buenos Aires City Tour with Colon Theatre Visit

Explore Buenos Aires on a 3-hour private city tour and a visit to the Colon Theatre. Stop and see some of the city’s most famous sites like the Obelisk, Plaza de Mayo, San Telmo and more as you learn about the history of the city from your guide. After the getting a good overview of Buenos Aires, head to Teatro Colon for a 1-hour guided tour of this grand theatre.
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Viator Exclusive: Private Buenos Aires Sightseeing Tour with Entrance to the Presidential Palace

Experience the highlights of Buenos Aires, including an insider's tour of the Casa Rosada, with this Viator Exclusive private tour, which can't be booked anywhere else! Walk through the Argentinian president's office and out on to the famous balcony where Evita Peron gave her speeches, then visit Teatro Colón and the Plaza de República. Inside your private car, tour desirable neighborhoods like Puerto Madero and Palermo. Hit the famous Recoleta Cemetery and La Boca's colorful Caminito before your optional barbecue lunch upgrade at a legendary San Telmo steakhouse.
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Private Tour: South Buenos Aires City Sightseeing

Explore the timeless neighborhoods and stately landmarks of South Buenos Aires on a 3-hour private tour, including hotel pick-up and drop-off. Start at Plaza de Mayo, the epicenter of historic Buenos Aires and see the Teatro Colon, Cabildo, Casa Rosada and Metropolitan Cathedral. Stroll the cobblestone lanes of San Telmo and Monserrat, then visit the old port and painted houses of notorious La Boca. Finish with a taste of modern Buenos Aires in the redeveloped waterfront district of Puerto Madero.
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Buenos Aires Small-Group Walking Tour: Teatro Colon, Casa Rosada and Obelisco

Get acquainted with the cultural treasures of Buenos Aires on a 2.5-hour walking tour of the Argentinian capital. With a small-group and guide, you’ll listen to commentary abundant with history and see major landmarks such as Plaza de Mayo and Colon Theatre (Teatro Colón). Admire the rose-tinted hue of Casa Rosada — Argentina’s presidential palace, absorb the lively atmosphere of Avenida 9 De Julio and gaze at the pointed tip of The Obelisk. On this small-group tour, limited to 15 people, you’ll receive personalized attention from your guide.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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