The La Scala theater in Milan is a target of every opera singer. Built in the year 1778 by the architect Giuseppe Piermarini, today it is one of the most famous opera houses in the world. The Scala theater took its name from the church of Santa Maria della Scala on that's ruins has been built.
From the outside, the famous opera temple looks rather plain with its neoclassical façade. Only inside you can enjoy it’s the beauty and the typical character of the theater for development. The 2200 spectators find in the stalls, in four rows of boxes for 4 to 6 people and the overlying galleries course. The best seats are in the front row of the stalls and boxes.
Some of the greatest musicians have made their debuts in the famous Scala opera house, such as Giuseppe Verdi, Giacomo Puccini, Gioachino Rossini, Gaetano Donizetti, Vincenzo Bellini, Arturo Toscanini a.o.m.
The balconies were bought by the major Milan families, the central balcony "Palco Reale" host by the royal family of Milan.
Tickets for an opera at La Scala
It is the dream of many opera lovers to enjoy an opera or a ballet with the best soloists of the world at La Scala, Milan. If you arrive from far away, it is a stroke of luck to get tickets on the official way for an opera performances. On the day of the performance dubious sellers offer tickets in the upper galleries of vastly inflated prices. To be sure of getting tickets in the best category, you can benefit from our packages that includes opera tickets for the famous Milan opera house with a hotel stay. Thanks to an annual allotment you can be sure to get best tickets for all events.
Opera fans and theater lovers, this is the perfect Milan activity for you and an experience you’ll never forget! Join this La Scala Theatre and museum tour for a unique opportunity to discover the secrets of one of the most famous opera houses in the world. With an expert guide, visit the La Scala Museum, home to a fascinating collection of costumes, musical instruments and portraits. You'll also pass through the La Scala Theatre foyer and see its beautiful auditorium, stage and pit orchestra from the boxes!
For those who couldn't get any of the desired tickets, the La Scala Theatre Museum offers an alternative to visit the red velvet dressed theatre-room with a guided tour of Milan's La Scala Theatre and museum.
You discover the secrets of the famous opera hous with an expert guide. You visit the La Scala Museum, that houses a fascinating collection of costumes, musical instruments and portraits.
You'll also visit the La Scala Theatre foyer Toscanini and see its beautiful auditorium, stage and pit orchestra from the boxes.
La Scala Milan - Basic Opera Package
Destination: Teatro alla Scala MilanoRating:4.5
Length: 3 days - 2 nights
Rates from: 440.00 Euro
Description: Opera or ballet ticket at La Scala + 2 nights in a hotel in Milan
Discover Milan's cultural heritage as you spend 3-hours exploring the city center with a knowledgeable local guide. See the landmarks of Milan including the Duomo, and go for a stroll through the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, tour the legendary La Scala Theatre, including entrance to Milan’s Opera House. Discover where the Dukes of Milan lived at Sforza Castle, explore the hidden Piazza dei Mercanti, and much more.
1.5-hour The Last Supper and Church of San Maurizio tour in Milan
Duration: 78 minutes
Discover the Leonardo Da Vinci’s Last Supper with skip the line tickets and a brilliant explanation by a professional guide.After the visit the tour continues with a stop at the beautiful little cloister of Santa Maria delle Grazie Church and then continue to the Church of San Maurizio which awaits with its collection of 16th-century Renaissance frescoes.