Teatro alla Scala

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Enjoy classicalmusic, see a ballet or discover the history of opera at this world famoustheater and museum.

The Teatro alla Scala is a centuries-old opera house. Thetheater hosts opera, ballet and musical performances throughout the week. Visitthe museum outlining the history of Italian opera and the role of theater. The Academyfor the Performing Arts is located on site as well, so there is something tosee no matter when you visit.

Milan has a long history of opera, producing some of thefinest singers and performers in the international scene. The Teatro alla Scalais at the center of this activity. The theater has hosted the world’s mostfamous operas since 1778 and is recognized internationally for its design andsound.

From the outside the Teatro alla Scala has a reservedappearance, with a simple Neoclassical facade. The majestic beauty of thebuilding is saved for its interior. See elaborate columns, mirrored hallwaysand the huge chandelier that hangs above the audience. The auditorium can holdmore than 2,000 people. Its acoustics are highly regarded. Book a seat for aballet, opera or classical concert from the theater box office or online tohear the stunning resonance of the room.

History enthusiasts and opera aficionados will love theMuseo Teatrale alla Scala, a museum dedicated to the history of opera. Walkthrough a vast collection of costumes, set designs and classic posters datingback over a century. The museum has existed since 1913; much of it is devotedto the work of Giuseppe Verdi, one of the most famous opera composers inhistory.

The Teatro alla Scala is located in central Milan and iseasily reached on foot from many downtown hotels. Come by car and find streetparking in the area. The theater can also be reached by metro. Guided tours areavailable of both the theater and the museum. An admission fee applies. The museum is open daily, except for lunch time and specific days noted on the website.

Top Hotels Close to Teatro alla Scala

Uptown Palace
Uptown Palace
4 out of 5
Via Santa Sofia N.10, Milan, MI
The price is NT$3,898 per night from Nov 14 to Nov 14
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The Corner Duomo Hotel
The Corner Duomo Hotel
4 out of 5
Via Adalberto Catena, 2, Milan, MI
The price is NT$5,575 per night from Nov 14 to Nov 14
Located in Milan Centre, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Teatro alla Scala, Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, and Via Montenapoleone Fashion District. ...
4.6/5 Exceptional! (80 reviews)
"The property was very clean, the staff were exceptionally nice and helpful. Parking is extremely limited. The beds were very comfortable. Hard to find a king bed in Europe. However there was zero view. You could only see other buildings in the alley. Didn’t bother us swim e we wete out of the hotel ..."

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The Corner Duomo Hotel
NH Collection Milano President
NH Collection Milano President
5 out of 5
Largo Augusto, 10, Milan, MI
The price is NT$5,634 per night from Nov 23 to Nov 23
Located in Milan Centre, this hotel is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from MUDEC - Museo delle Culture. San Babila Station is 6 minutes by foot and Duomo Station is 10 ...
4.4/5 Wonderful! (983 reviews)
"Location location location"

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