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“Teatro Colon spectacular” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Teatro Colon

Teatro Colon
Cerrito 628, Buenos Aires 1010, Argentina
541143787100
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Ranked #30 of 366 Activities in Buenos Aires
Type: Operas, Theaters, Theater & Concerts
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: The Teatro Colon, in the City of Buenos Aires, is considered one of the best theaters in the world. Acknowledged for its acoustics and the artistic value of its construction, it turned 100 years in 2008. It underwent a major renovation that took three years and $100-million to complete, and it reopened in May of 2010.
Leesburg, Florida
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“Teatro Colon spectacular”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012

The last of the old style opera houses has been completely restored to its former magnificence. French style with some Italian influence it is breathtaking in its opulence. Took the English tour with a Spanish friend.

Visited November 2012
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“A great night out”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

Excellent and entertaining show but well below average food and pretty poor service considering we were there off season and they weren't particularly busy!

Visited September 2012
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“One of the great opera houses on the planet.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

Went on English Tour - free on Tuesdays. Got to hear a piano rehearsal, although we were not able to attend a musical event. Well worth the visit.

Visited November 2012
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Palm Beach, Florida
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“Worth a visit”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

Beautiful tour is worth the time and money,
the theater reminds me of Paris.

The tour guide was friendly and the visit is a must

Visited November 2012
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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“The Mecca of Argentinean Theatre”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

just renovated after a long process the Colon Theatre is again open to welcome the best shows and admirers of classical music.

Visited June 2012
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