Get to know one of the most famous operas in the world, and discover its secrets, seeing both the stage and the museum, which houses a great collection of costumes, instruments and portraits.
Accompanied by a guide passionate about music and history, this tour takes you around the famous Teatro alla Scala, constructed in the 18th century and currently one of the most famous opera houses in the world. The world's greatest singers have performed here over the last 200 years.
During the tour we will admire the auditorium from the balcony, appreciating all of the details of the palace, including the boxes, the stage, the stalls, and the main hall. This last area is decorated with golden stuccos and an enormous chandelier with 383 light bulbs. And if we are lucky, it is possible that our visit may coincide with a rehearsal, which will allow us to see how the artists prepare for their performances.
The tour also visits the alla Scala Museum, where you can see a wide collection of costumes, paintings, musical instruments and portraits, including those of the famous Italian maestros Giuseppe Verdi and Arturo Toscanini.
We will finish the visit returning to the main hall of the theatre, the most famous in Lombardy, and one of the most important musical pilgrimages in Europe.
The tour will take in the theatre from the balcony, it is not possible to visit the stage or the other parts of the theatre from up close.
|Adults||Children between 4 and 11||Children under 4|
Children between 4 and 11US$ 20.50
Children under 4Free
The tour is exclusively in English.
English speaking expert guide.
Entry to the Teatro alla Scala and its museum.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
You can book up to 2 days before (Milan local time) if there are still places available.
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
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Entrance of the Teatro alla Scala (Piazza della Scala), next to the gift shop.