Guided tour

Milan: La Scala Theatre Guided Experience

Activity provider: Italy Hidden Experiences
Guided tour

Milan: La Scala Theatre Guided Experience

Activity provider: Italy Hidden Experiences
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From US$ 50.64 per person

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Take part in a 1.5-hour guided experience and find out all the secrets behind this symbol of the music, where many actors and musicians found their inspiration: La Scala Theatre.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
German, Italian, English, French, Spanish
Wheelchair accessible
Private group available


  • Learn about the history and the secrets of this place
  • Discover the museum with its collection of costumes and set designs
  • Admire the interior of La Scala Theatre
Full description

Discover La Scala Theater on this guided tour. Learn about its history, secrets, and the actors and musicians that found their inspiration in this very place.

Milan is not only design, fashion, and nightlife: Milan is known also for its music. Right in the heart of the city, only a few steps from the Cathedral and Vittorio Emanuele Gallery, you'll find a temple to music: La Scala Theatre. 

Over the years, many musicians have made their contributions here. Do you know Giuseppe Verdi, Gioachino Rossini, Luciano Pavarotti and Maria Callas? These are only some of the names that have passed through this place.  La Scala Museum preserves the most important collection of set designs, musical instruments, and costumes used in the Theater's greatest performances. On this guided experience, admire the interior of this magical place and learn about its stories and fascinating history.

  • Tickets to La Scala Theatre and Museum
  • Certified tour guide
  • Headphones (from 10 participants)
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

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Meeting point

Go to the front of La Scala Theatre Museum and look for the guide with the "Italy Hidden Experiences" signboard.

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Oversize luggage

Know before you go

  • The theater and museum are accessible to wheelchairs and strollers
  • Due to rehearsals and private events, the visit may be limited to the museum only
  • Large bags and backpacks must be checked into the cloakroom
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4.8 /5

based on 275 reviews

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Our guide Simone (Italian) from "Hidden Experience" did very well. Great tour with historical background information, reference to current events - and all combined in such a way that you can evaluate and classify connections. Highly Recommended. Good timing, with time for questions. You can tell that he has dealt very deeply with the subject / the artists / the music / the events in the theater environment etc. Lively storytelling style in English. Simone has worked in Germany for a long time. Speaks very understandable English.

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December 29, 2022

First of all, I thank the guide for immediately resolving an error I had made during the booking process. The private tour was a fantastic experience, the lady who accompanied us, a very well-trained and very kind and helpful person, involved us emotionally with her stories and her detailed explanations of everything we saw and experienced, an experience that I definitely recommend

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December 29, 2022

This was a great tour and one we are glad to have taken as we learnt so much about the history of both Milan and La Scala. Our tour guide was exceptional and very knowledgeable and friendly. We arrived 10 mins prior at the meeting spot and found our tour guide right away with no trouble. Highly recommend.

August 14, 2022

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