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Theatre Solis

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Opened in 1856, this once-prominent music theater hosted world-renowned conductors, composers and performers until 1930, and now features occasional cultural events.
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Calle Reconquista | Corner of Bartolome Mitre, Montevideo 11000, Uruguay
+5982 1950-3325
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

when walking around in the old parts of the city you will definitely see the Teatro Solis. Its an interesting architecture worth seeing.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 548michaelc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on one of the guided tours(@ 11, 12 & 4pm- free on Wednesdays). It cost £2 each & was well worth it. Our guide was an intern called Juan Martin whose English was excellent. He was very informative & willing to answer any...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sheps5558
Reviewed January 31, 2019

I very much enjoyed the tour! It was led by students in international relations and broken up by performances from students pursuing their degrees in theater, and it was just so lovely. The teatro is also beautiful and the historical details are stunning. Tours are...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ankazobe
Reviewed January 22, 2019

We love visiting places for art, and though we were going to be underwhelmed by this place. The opposite happened: despite being discreet and small this theatre is a masterpiece. Really recommended!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank borislevinde
Reviewed January 21, 2019

If you can schedule a visit, there are guided tours to the theatre. This building is the house of the "comedia nacional" that had the mission to develop theatre plays by Uruguayan authors. His stage hosted international artists like Enrico Caruso (in 1903). Sarah Bernhardt,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank dloustau2018
Reviewed January 18, 2019 via mobile

I visited the theater with a guided tour since was summer and there were no events. The guide was a student and probably wasn’t even paid still we were paying for the tour and was very disappointing. We could not hear the guide clearly and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pirotato
Reviewed January 11, 2019 via mobile

Beautiful place. Check out for the guided tour. Located central in the old town, near the stores and bars.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank bseene
Reviewed January 7, 2019

We went inside and enjoyed a small art expo, and also explored the lobby and other outside spaces. Nice gift store. A cafe next door. Would like to see a performance here.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed December 31, 2018

We had a cruise sponsored production here and it was wonderful. Very talented singers and dancers in a building that is truly grand. The ornate ceilings and balconies take to an era long ago. You feel very grand in this building.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lynlitvack
Reviewed December 24, 2018 via mobile

This was part of an evening with the cruise company Azamara - but this carnival show is on from January through to March

Date of experience: December 2018
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Response from 52fernandop | Reviewed this property |
for some reason, the page is not publishing my reply. You CAN buy online through a ticket selling system, connected to the State owned Phone Company. The place is called Tickantel. Look for it in internet, and once inside... More
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Response from GBergeret | Reviewed this property |
No concerts on 24 September but at Solis Theatre at noon (12:00) there is a one-hour Tango Class, followed by exhibition and practice until 15:00. Same program on Friday 30 Sept and Saturday 1st October. On 28 Sept, at... More