Guided tour

Palermo: Teatro Massimo Opera House Guided Tour

4.3 / 5

15 reviews

Palermo: Teatro Massimo Opera House Guided Tour

From US$ 9.06 per person

Take a guided tour of the Teatro Massimo, one of Palermo's most iconic buildings.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Live tour guide
Italian, English
Wheelchair accessible


  • Take a tour of this iconic Palermo building
  • Explore the foyer, audidtorium and other opulent rooms
  • Visit the stage and see how an opera is put on
  • Enjoy breathtaking views of Palermo from the top of the opera house.
Full description
Get to know Palermo's famous opera house on this 30 minute guided tour. Explore the stunning auditorium and other rooms of the third largest opera house in Europe. Start your tour in the foyer. Admire the sculptures and bronze-decorated candelabra in this opulent place. Next, move to the auditorium and enjoy the golden stuccoes, wooden decorations, and features in velvet and glass. Visit the stage and see what happens to enable the staging of an opera. Admire the gorgeous royal box, as well as other areas like the Coat of Arms and Pompeian Rooms. Learn fascinating facts about the opera house, and enjoy breathtaking views of Palermo from the building's top.
  • Guided Tour of the Teatro Massimo Opera House
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Please exchange your GetYourGuide voucher at the Theatre Massimo ticket office.

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  • The tour is available in Italian, English, French, Spanish and German
Customer reviews

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4.3 /5

based on 15 reviews

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November 4, 2021

A must-see in PALERMO with the Palatine Chapel and the City catacombs undergoing renovation

September 16, 2021

The tour was booked in German, but took place in Italian and English. The information was good. Unfortunately no view behind the stage.

September 11, 2021

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