We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Teatro Colon

Certificate of Excellence
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Hipolito Yrigoyen 1665 | Av. Pedro Luro y José de San Martin, Mar del Plata 7600, Argentina
Phone Number: +54(0223)4996555
Improve this listing

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 135 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 64
  • 50
    Very good
  • 15
  • 6
  • 0

This building is as elegant as any of the palaces of Europe. I would love to have seen a musical performance during our visit, but unfortunately nothing was scheduled. A formal... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 28, 2015
Tracie M
San Diego, California
Add Photo Write a Review

135 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
San Diego, California
Level Contributor
26 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

This building is as elegant as any of the palaces of Europe. I would love to have seen a musical performance during our visit, but unfortunately nothing was scheduled. A formal tour (50 minutes) is a must. We were lucky to have had a wonderful guide who entertained us with the history and gossip about the theater for more than... More 

Thank Tracie M
Monmouth Junction, New Jersey
Level Contributor
27 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

The day my friend and I went to the Teatro we were in a hectic line for your tickets that were rapidly selling out. When we got to the ticket counter a woman thrashed is through the process and when we later looked at the tickets it turned off it was a Spanish language only tour. None of us speak... More 

Thank antiem80
Santa Clara, California
Level Contributor
70 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

I visited and took a tour. To their credit, they were VERY open about the fact that lighting tests for an upcoming performance meant I wouldn't see the theater itself. I had no choice given the dates of my trip. It was still worth taking the tour, but I wish they had given a concession with the price. Seeing Teatro... More 

Thank sle20
Level Contributor
44 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

All the plays are wonderfull and the ticket are very chip.The theatre is located nearest from Hotel Gran Panamericano.

Thank Albitabariloche
Rochester, New York
Level Contributor
72 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

The colon theater is worth stopping into just to look at, even if you dont go to a concert. They simpky dont make them like this anymore. As a jazz musician who plays in theatres around the world, this one is high on my list of favorites.

1 Thank Jon S
Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014 via mobile

If you can't get tickets for a performance take a your. Great value. English speaking guide. Fabulous architecture. So much gold leaf!

1 Thank Dj8452
Staten Island, New York
Level Contributor
66 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

Every day another presentation, it could be music, dance, theater, opera, always entertaining and good quality. Even if you do not like the acts, visit anyway the place because it is nicely decorated with Spanish tiles, is like a little treasure!

Thank Valijaslistas
Mar del Plata, Argentina
Level Contributor
62 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

In a marvellows moresque architecture, it has many options from classic musics to tango, and cámara orchestra. great cultural effort with high profile results. excelent

Thank Olimdq

Travelers who viewed Teatro Colon also viewed

Mar del Plata, Province of Buenos Aires
Mar del Plata, Province of Buenos Aires
Mar del Plata, Province of Buenos Aires
Mar del Plata, Province of Buenos Aires

Been to Teatro Colon? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Teatro Colon staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?