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La Scala Opera

Via Filodrammatici 2, 20121 Milan, Italy
+39 02 88791
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This world-renowned opera house was built in 1778, where many composers wrote and conducted works including such greats as Rossini, Puccini, Verdi and Toscanini.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM, 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Via Filodrammatici 2, 20121 Milan, Italy
Centro Storico
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+39 02 88791
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Reviewed 3 days ago

La Scala Opera in Milan is another MUST SEE but it is not what You may expect! We did not get too excited...

Thank Stefan O
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Couldn't get tickets to a performance at La Scala as our one night in Milan was between shows. Took our chance of seeing the auditorium via the museum and was over the moon to get into a box. Delightful and such a huge stage. Opera...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Highly recommend taking in a show at this world famous Opera House. Even if you are not an opera fan you are likely to have heard of La Scala! I saw the ballet and it was lovely--the building is magnificent and I was able to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My first time to see an opera at La Scala - I hope it's not the last! What a treat that we could catch a performance while in town. I purchased tickets just a few days ahead of time online. The venue is gorgeous, sorry...More

1  Thank Mary M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Regardless of the type of performance attending La Scala is a great experience in itself. And when the curtain rises it is awesome - in the true sense of the word

Thank Simon T
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Paid to have a tour here didn’t see a show . Lots of history and sculptures etc of famous composers like Verdi and Puccini . Beautiful theatre .well worth a look 👀

Thank Lisa H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did not venture inside but the exterior is worth a look. Do a walking tour and see all these majestic buildings.

Thank leanneandtony
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The museum at La Scala is without doubt a must for opera lovers. There is a huge emphasis on Rossini and his prodigious output of operas until his years of depression : rectified by a second marriage!There is an interesting video of parts of old...More

Thank mick c
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nothing special from outside - but what an experience to visit a concert... Great accoustic, wonderful view - feels as if the scala is the „mother“ of all Operas. We had one of the cheapest categories and even there was the experience an absolute „must...More

Thank Andreas S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were very privileged to go to the opera here at la Scala, seeing ‘Aida ‘. With all the set changes and intermission, it went from 8-11:50pm. The theatre was amazing and even though we were in the top stall, we had a great view....More

Thank Loislovestravelling
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RTWFF
10 April 2018|
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Response from Navratri | Reviewed this property |
You can have all the information at their website, teatroallascala org, including the cast for the specific day of the performance, ticket prices, etc.
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dawn m
2 April 2018|
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Response from Michael A | Reviewed this property |
to be honnest with you..i am not quite sure ..but i believe that it might be in germany it is played in german and in italy in italian..anyhow most of the great operas are in italian.
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Antony2100
19 March 2018|
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Response from Michael A | Reviewed this property |
what do you mean if you are in milano from the la scala ticket office.if you are in usa buy it onlinw is so easy.simply find their web siteand teatro alla scala di milano and buy your tickets you can read it also in... More
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