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Skip-the-Line Colon Theater & Palace of Buenos Aires Tour

by Signature Tours
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Highlights

Learn the history of the famous Colon Theater

Admire the exteriors of the palaces of Buenos Aires on a wal

Learn about the influences of La Belle Epoque on the city's

Live and feel the Belle Epoque in Buenos Aires

See why Buenos AIres is known as “the little Paris”

Highlights

Learn the history of the famous Colon Theater

Admire the exteriors of the palaces of Buenos Aires on a wal

Learn about the influences of La Belle Epoque on the city's

Live and feel the Belle Epoque in Buenos Aires

See why Buenos AIres is known as “the little Paris”

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Skip-the-Line Colon Theater & Palace of Buenos Aires Tour

Activity Location

Colon Theater

1171 Tucumán

Buenos Aires C1049

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Meeting Point

    1171 Tucumán

    Buenos AIres C1049


Description

Meet your guide in late morning next to the Teatro Colon (Colon Theater) to start your visit of the horseshoe-shaped auditorium. The theater has 2,487 seats (slightly more than the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London), standing room for 1,000, and a stage 20 meters wide, 15 meters high, and 20 meters deep. The theater's interior design also features a rich scarlet and gold decor. The cupola contains canvas painted in 1966 by the 20th-century artist Raúl Soldi during renovation work.

After an hour inside the Colon Theater, you will be starting your 1.5-hour walking tour outside some of the most impressive palaces of Buenos Aires, such as the Aguas Corrientes Palace, Congress Palace, and the Barolo Palace at tour's end.

The theme of the tour is related to La Belle Epoque, architecture, economic situations, and social reality. As well as the role of Argentina and influence of France in upper-class Buenos Aires and the Influence of the 1st and 2nd World War in the construction of the palaces.


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of Colon Theater and Palace of Buenos Aires

  • Skip-the-line access to Colon Theater

  • Professional local guide


Exclusions

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off


Know Before You Book

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • A moderate amount of walking is involved.

  • Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair

  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.

  • Children 1 and under are complementary