Whether you're looking to take in a show, or simply marvel at the beauty and elegance of one of Buenos Aires' most historic and influential buildings, a trip to the Teatro Colon will provide a feast for both your cultural and visual appetites. Completed in 1908, the 7-story theater is revered internationally for its awe-inspiring design as well as its sensational acoustics, hosting world class operas, ballets and concerts every year without fail.
Not interested in shelling out big bucks for a ticket? No problem. Guided tours of the theater are available every half hour from 9 am to 3:45 pm, 7 days a week. Non-residents will pay 60 pesos (around $14 USD) for an informational and entertaining 1 hour tour of the building that includes access to the theater's small museum, basement, rehearsal and seating areas, and stage.
Location:Cerrito 628, Buenos Aires