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Teatro Colon

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Address: Calle Hipolito Yrigoyen 1665 | Av. Pedro Luro y José de San Martin, Mar del Plata B7600DOM, Argentina
Phone Number: +54 223 499-6555

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Very informative guided tour

Did an impromptu guided tour with my girlfriend on a rainy day in April. The tour guide was very knowledgeable and taught us a great deal about the history of Teatro Colon as... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 June 2016
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Richmond, Virginia, United States
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Richmond, Virginia, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Did an impromptu guided tour with my girlfriend on a rainy day in April. The tour guide was very knowledgeable and taught us a great deal about the history of Teatro Colon as well as the history of theatre in Buenos Aires. The tour provided some interesting insights and highlighted aspects of the theatre that would otherwise have gone unnoticed.... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 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 

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Monmouth Junction, New Jersey
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 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 

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Santa Clara, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 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 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2014

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

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 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.

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 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!

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Staten Island, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 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!

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Mar del Plata, Argentina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 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

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