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Calle 10 # 5-32 la Candelaria, Bogota, Colombia
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Reviewed 16 August 2018

Solid theater all around. There is a length history to this place, which was quite interesting to learn about. The theater itself is not an OMG wow spectacular site, but still worth the trip over. They also give tours too.

Thank Curtez151
Reviewed 23 June 2018

It's an amazing architectural piece where you can enjoy many cultural events. Good price, excellent logistics.

Thank Gicel R
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Our adorable guide, Emiliano, provided the assembled group with an articulate summary of the 125 year history of this amazing theater that - as architecture can - reflects much of the story of Colombian society and politics. I was charged with translating into English an...More

Thank nedandann
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We enjoyed a wonderful tour of this beautiful theater. There were no performances available so we took the 1 hr. tour on a Wednesday afternoon. We were able to go on the stage as well as visit the basement area. The renovations to the theater...More

1  Thank Gerald R
Reviewed 26 March 2018

We attended the National Symphony Orchestra in the beginning of February. First event of 2018. What an opportunity and in such a beautiful opera house. With a series of lodges on the second and third floors it is like going back in time to the...More

Thank Lee C
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Can only imagine the great performances in this iconic theater a 100 years ago. I went for the Colombian ballet which feature a number of performances of national dances. Nothing classical, but the the theater was beautiful with glimmering lamps and lovely cealings and luxurious...More

Thank Trekker2020
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

The theater is offering a backstage tour of the theater to show the beauty of this venue since its renovation a couple years ago. I recommend it a lot. It isn't expensive, and you get a guided tour, in English and Spanish, of all the...More

2  Thank Diego B
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This is a iconic place and historical theater located in the area of tha most historical places in Bogota, the Plaza de Bolivar, the Catedral, 20 de julio museum, nice restarurants etc. If you find a performance you´ll like to go, there is a nice...More

1  Thank Bernardo M
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Very nice piece of old architecture, must go place if you like architecture and culture. Awesome place.

Thank JuanG2591
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We were very lucky to be staying at the Hotel Opera right next door to the Teatro Colon. I walked in to the Opera house in the morning and bought my tickets through a very professional ticket system. The Opera House is beautiful. Old and...More

1  Thank Seiffahmy
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Response from podrozniczka60 | Reviewed this property |
We had ours by special appointment. So the best is to randomly sneak in when they are selling tickets and ask for the privilege of having a glimpse.