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Museo Teatrale alla Scala

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM, 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Largo Antonio Ghiringhelli 1 | Piazza della Scala, 20121 Milan, Italy
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All reviews maria callas small museum musical instruments opera house famous opera costumes worn evening's performance death mask self guided tour interesting collection pasta busts memorabilia auditorium rehearsal composer boxes
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An extremely pleasant atmosphere, exceptional sound, an inexperienced ballet band and a basic choreography

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MagMag20142015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The space is gorgeous; the museum is very interesting; but the best is that you can watch rehearsals from viewing rooms. I've been twice and loved it both times.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Julie H
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

This is one of my favourites in Milan. Is absolutely beautiful and full of details and all the information you could ask about opera/the theater/ the musicians... everything. The staff is very friendly and before buy the ticket (a merely 9€ ticket), ask if you...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank YvetteCBlanche
Reviewed September 9, 2018

This is a very small museum but ...but you can see the costumes , pianos of the famous , bill board posters , composers busts ... and the theatre as we seen it before in many films and period dramas . And ...not always the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Isabela L
Reviewed August 20, 2018

It’s not mandatory that you be an opera lover to enjoy this museum, but it probably helps. This small museum exhibits an interesting collection of opera-related memorabilia, and you can see the main stage of the opera house from the boxes. If we ever get...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Paolo-Chris
Reviewed August 7, 2018

You can see many things from the performances in the scala, e.g. dresses, pictures ,etc The most emotional was the picture of the Maria Callas opposite the picture of the Renata Tebaldi!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Antonis K
Reviewed July 28, 2018

I visited the Museo Teatrale alla Scala twice during my visit to Milan in July 2018. My first time to visit was in the late afternoon and it was cut short because the museum closes at 5 pm. I felt short-changed so I went back...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank blairkk25
Reviewed July 8, 2018

This Museum is placed in the building of the La Scala theatre and is a part of it. The entrance is directly from Piazza Scala, The ticket costs 9 Euro, open between 9-17. To visit this Museum is a great opportunity to take a look...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Superkatt
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

This is a charming little museum that gives you the story of Rossini the composer, and shops you props and custumes from La Scala. You also get to visite the intermission area of the opera and to admire the interior of the Opera room from...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank EllenChr
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Sadly, there was nothing on that I wanted to see at La Scala on the two nights we were there, so we contented ourselves with the museum. Its a good, small museum with portraits, sculptures and artifacts from past greats such as Colbran and Pasta...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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November 25, 2017|
Response from Antarctic | Reviewed this property |
Lorenzo, The museum, opens at 0900 hrs. We arrived at 1000 hrs and there was no queue and a limited number of visitors inside. My suggestion is go early and that you ask at the ticket desk when you arrive at the venue... More
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September 12, 2017|
Response from Maari100 | Reviewed this property |
Hi You were refering to Stewe but I would like to tell my experience. I was there by myself not on the guided tour. I bought a ticket on the spot and didn't miss any extra guiding,
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