Guided tour

La Fenice Theater: Tour

La Fenice Theater: Tour

From $23.45 per person

Explore the world-famous La Fenice Theater in Venice. Join a guided tour and learn about the rich history of the 18th-century opera house and its place in the Italian cultural scene.

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Duration options: 45 minutes - 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Italian, Spanish, French, German
Optional audio guide
English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
Private or small groups available
Highlights
  • Take a guided tour through the famous opera house of La Fenice
  • Envision its great operas and hear about the theatre's fascinating history
  • Marvel at the monument's rich ornamentations of stucco and gold
  • Learn the backstage secrets of the building and its stars
  • See where renowned operas by Rossini, Bellini, Donizetti, and Verdi premiered
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Visit one of the most famous and beautiful buildings in Venice on a guided tour of the La Fenice Opera House and Theater and explore a renowned landmark of the Italian art scene. Marvel at the monument's rich ornamentations of stucco and gold and discover the backstage secrets of the building and its stars. Trace its history from its origins in the 18th century to the present day through several fires. Hear how it became famous in the 19th century for its many famous operatic premieres. Learn about the performances of the 4 major "bel canto" composers of Rossini, Bellini, Donizetti, and Verdi. Indulge your passion for the theater and opera at one of the world's most prestigious venues.
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  • Live tour guide
    Not suitable for
    • Wheelchair users

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      4.3 /5

      based on 243 reviews

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      Great short tour of the the Theater very informative

      September 9, 2021

      August 3, 2021

      A guided tour through the construction and reconstruction phases of the building and an insight to Venetian music science.

      August 3, 2021

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      Product ID: 41907

      VA ID: 397213