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La Scala Theatre Tickets

La Scala Theatre is one of Milan's crowning jewels, displaying the city's musical and artistic heritage. Explore a range of sets, costumes, instruments, and architectural wonders inside this luxurious opera house.
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La Scala Theatre Tickets Guide

The La Scala Theatre, also called the Teatro alla Scala, is an opera house in Milan, Italy. It has become a universal symbol of Italian culture and art as one of the world's most celebrated opera houses. The La Scala Theatre Museum displays artifacts and provides information about the history of the theater which can be found within the building. Discover all that you can do and experience in the theatre museum. Find out all the information you need to know before you leave!

All Your La Scala Theatre Tickets & Tour Options

Those interested in opera, theater, or ballet should not miss the La Scala Theatre Museum. Depending on your interests, you can purchase tickets to La Scala in a variety of formats, including those that allow you to bypass the ticket line, ones that include a guided tour, and even those that include another attraction in combination. You can look through the various ticket options here, and choose one that best suits your needs in terms of price, duration, and immersion.

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The most comprehensive and in-depth option is a guided tour of the La Scala Theatre Museum. In just one hour, with the help of a knowledgeable guide, you can gain a taste of Milan's rich cultural and artistic heritage through a number of exhibits in the museums. Find out in detail about a variety of posters, programs, and pictures, as well as original drawings, ideas for the theatre, and sets from notable shows.

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Skip-the-Line Entry & Guided Tour of La Scala Theatre
Get fast-track access to the La Scala Theatre Museum with an expert English-speaking guide with this ticket. The maximum number of people who can go on the tour is 20, so you'll get plenty of one-on-one attention.
Combining a visit to Milan's La Scala museum with a visit to another major attraction is a fantastic way to save money while still getting the full benefit of both. Milan is the fashion, finance, and design capital of Italy, and this is a great way to get a full immersion into the city's culture. There is so much to do and see during your visit, and this makes the perfect itinerary.

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Combo: Entry to La Scala Theater + Duomo Cathedral Skip-the-Line Guided Tour
Seek priority skip-the-line entrance to the La Scala Museum and Duomo Cathedral for a guided tour to save money. Get an immersive experience that includes learning about these important attractions in great detail. 

Which La Scala Theatre Tickets Should You Go For

If you are looking for an in-depth tour

A full tour of the La Scala theater museum comes with a professional guide and allows you to skip the line. Enjoy learning about the cultural symbol of Milan and the various exhibits. Your guide will tell you in great detail about a variety of posters, programs, and pictures, as well as original drawings and ideas for the theater, costumes, and sets from notable shows that are on display for guests to peruse.

If you are looking to explore more in Milan

The beautiful city of Milan offers too many options to experience, making it hard to explore everything in a short amount of time. If you want to see more of Milan and save some money, go for the combo tickets offering entry to La Scala and the Duomo Cathedral. You can enjoy skip-the-line entry and a guided tour of both attractions.

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Plan Your Visit to La Scala Theatre

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What are La Scala Theatre opening hours?
The operating hours of La Scala theatre are Monday through Sunday, 09:30 AM to 05:30 PM with the last admission by 05:00 PM. On December 24 and 31, 09:30 AM to 03:00 PM with final admission at 02:30 PM.
When is La Scala Theatre closed?
La Scala theatre museum remains closed on December 7, 25, and 26, January 1, Easter, May 1, and August 15. On December 24 and 31, the museum remains closed only during the afternoon.
What is the best time to visit La Scala Theatre?
The La Scala Theatre Museum in Milan is open all year, although the best time to visit is during the theater's regular season (December–July). During this time, you may be able to see a variety of operas and ballets. The first performance, or "prima," is often the most exciting and memorable. On the other hand, visiting Milan is recommended during the spring and fall seasons.
How long is a La Scala Theatre tour?
The length of the visit is adjustable based on your needs. A full tour, however, takes around 45 minutes in total.
Where is La Scala Theatre located?
Within the heart of Milan, Lombardy is the famous La Scala Theatre. Around 50.6 kilometers separate you from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP), Italy, the closest major airport. It takes roughly 51 minutes to reach La Scala from the airport by rail. It is found in Milan, Italy, at the city's municipal plaza, close to both Duomo Square and the Vittorio Emanuele II Gallery. The precise address is at Via Filodrammatici, 2, 20121 Milano MI, Italy.
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How do I get to La Scala Theatre?
The city's best location, La Scala is right in the heart of the action and can be accessed through the city’s comprehensive public transport system that includes the metro, the bus network, and taxis. Use a train if you are coming in from a city other than Milan.
Can I take the metro to La Scala Theatre?
The theater is a short five-minute walk from the "Duomo" metro station on the yellow line. The "Cordusio" and "San Babila" stops on the red and yellow lines, respectively, are also very close. The theater is also near several important train stations, such as "Milano Centrale" and "Milano Porta Garibaldi," which connect to cities and towns all over Italy and the world.
Can I take the bus to La Scala Theatre?
Yes, it is possible to take the bus to La Scala Theatre. The theater is conveniently located on several bus routes, so getting there is a breeze. Bus routes 61, 94, 73, and 83 all make stops in close proximity to the theater.
Is La Scala Theatre wheelchair accessible?
Yes, there are ramps, elevators, and accessible seats available for those who use wheelchairs at La Scala Theatre. People who have trouble moving around can use a separate door to get into the theater, and ramps and elevators let them get to all levels of seating. People with disabilities can sit in special areas of the theater that are close to the doors and escalators.
Is a storage facility available at La Scala Theatre?
Yes, La Scala Theatre has a storage facility available for visitors to use. This storage facility is located at the coat check, which is located near the main entrance of the theater. Visitors can leave their coats, bags, and other personal belongings at the coat check.
Is photography permitted at La Scala Theatre?
Inside the theater, you can't use any kind of camera or device that records audio or video. You may take photographs in the La Scala Museum, but only for personal use and without using a flash. But always get management's permission before taking any images for publication using professional equipment.
Are outside food and drinks permitted inside La Scala Theatre?
Outside food and drinks are generally not permitted inside La Scala Theatre. Although outside food and drinks are generally allowed inside the La Scala Theatre Museum, you cannot consume them anywhere except in designated areas.
What are my dining options at La Scala Theatre?
There are a number of restaurants within walking distance of La Scala Theatre. Before and after shows, patrons may enjoy the theater's many dining and drinking options. The Grand Hotel et de Milan, just across the street from the theater, has many eating establishments, from a formal restaurant to a more relaxed cafe. Also, there are many restaurants and cafes nearby that fit any budget.
Are return transfers included in my La Scala Theatre tickets?
No, the current ticket options do not include return transfers.
Is there a dress code to visit La Scala Theatre?
Visitors to La Scala should dress formally or in semi-formal clothes for performances. Men should wear suits and ties, while ladies should dress to impress in evening gowns or elegant dresses. Wearing jeans, shorts, or sneakers to the theater is not considered proper clothing.
Visiting the museum at La Scala Theatre often has a more casual dress requirement than seeing a play there. People can go to the museum at any time of the day, and they can wear business casual. The museum requests that guests dress appropriately, but they do not have any strict dress codes.

What to See at La Scala Theatre?

The La Scala is a cultural hub where artistic splendor, historical significance, and musical excellence converge. Apart from phenomenal performances, you can explore the following.

Private Boxes

One of the most prestigious ways to appreciate La Scala is from the comfort of a private box. These private suites give you access to the best seats in the theater and a higher level of service. Private boxes at La Scala have many seats and are outfitted with fine furniture and artwork. They also include extras like a private bar or balcony to improve the viewing experience for their visitors.

Judas Iscariot

Learn about fascinating articles and objects used in the world of theatre. The La Scala museum has very interesting exhibits that include collections of set designs, costumes, and musical instruments. You may also find the initial drawings and mock-ups of the theatre that were made during its conception.

Top Things to Do in Milan

Milan is the financial, fashion, and design capital of the world. It is known for its long history and culture, as well as its museums, galleries, and architectural marvels. Here’s what you can explore near La Scala:

Last Supper, Milan

Leonardo da Vinci's iconic painting, "The Last Supper," is now on display in the Santa Maria delle Grazie Convent in Milan, Italy. It is a masterpiece of the Italian Renaissance and one of the most recognizable pieces of art in the world. The artwork portrays Jesus Christ dining with his followers on the night before his crucifixion. View this masterpiece with Last Supper Milan tickets.

Milan Hop-On Hop-Off tours

For tourists in Milan, hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tours are a popular choice. These excursions go all across town in an open-air double-decker bus and take in a number of landmarks. Tourists may board at any terminal and get off at any of the other stops to see the sights. The history of the city is told in an audio commentary that can be played in a number of different languages. View all your Milan tour options here.

Leonardo3 Museum

Commonly known as the Museo Nazionale della Scienza e della Tecnologia Leonardo da Vinci, the museum is devoted to Leonardo da Vinci, the Renaissance man who was both an artist and a scientist. Through interactive displays and educational programs, the museum shows off Leonardo's ideas, designs, and sketches. Get Leonardo3 Museum tickets here.

Leonardo’s Vineyard

While Leonardo da Vinci was working on the Last Supper, the Duke of Milan,  Ludovico il Moro, gifted him a vineyard very close to the church of Santa Maria delle Grazie. It was given as a tribute to Da Vinci who had created many admirable works for the Duke. Visit with Leonardo Vineyard tickets.

Lake Como

Beautiful houses and charming villages dot the shores of Lake Como. Tourists go to this region to take in the stunning scenery, and the lake at the base of the Alps is a prime location for doing just that. You can take in the sights from the water by taking a boat trip around the lake, or they can take a ferry or water taxi to see the cities and villages along its shores. Get all this with Milan to Lake Como tours.

La Scala Theatre Tickets & Tour FAQs

Are La Scala Theatre tickets available online now?

Yes, you can purchase La Scala Theatre tickets online.

What are the different types of La Scala Theatre tickets and tours?

Other than general La Scala Show and Opera tickets, there are several La Scala ticket options that allow you to tour the theatre and the museum like La Scala Skip-the-line tickets that allow you to enter the theater without waiting in the usual queue. You should get guided tour tickets if you wish to see a performance and learn more about La Scala's rich history and stunning architecture. A combo of La Scala theatre tickets with another one of Milan’s most prominent attractions, Duomo Milan, is available for visitors with combo tickets.

Is skip-the-line entry included in my La Scala Theatre tickets?

Yes, La Scala skip-the-line entry tickets are available, which are the most convenient way to enjoy the experience. This is particularly helpful for major destinations like La Theatre in a tourist city like Milan which often has long lines because of high visitor demand. Another perk is that visitors may spend less time standing in line and more time enjoying the site itself.

Is skip-the-line entry included in my Last Supper Milan tickets?

Yes, skip-the-line entry is included in the following tickets 
  • Renaissance Treasures Guided Walking Tour of Milan with ‘The Last Supper’
  • Historical Tour of Milan and the Last Supper
  • Skip-the-line Guided Tour of Da Vinci's Last Supper
  • Combo (Save 5%): Leonardo's Vineyard + Last Supper Tickets

Are guided La Scala Theatre tours available?

Yes, guided tours are available for the La Scala Theatre which ensures a priority entrance for you. A professional guide accompanying you on the tour enhances your experience by giving a detailed description of what you see, and a deep insight into the history, anecdotes, and stories of the theatre.

What are La Scala opening hours?

It's best to check the theater's official website or the schedule of the performance you want to attend for accurate information on the opening hours during the theatre season. In general, the opening hours of La Scala Theatre are 09:00 AM - 12:30 PM and 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM.

How do I get to La Scala Theatre?

La Scala is located in a prime location in the city. You can choose one of the following means:
  • Metro
    You may reach La Scala Theatre by the M1, M3, and M5 lines from the "Duomo" station, which is located closest to the theater. You can go to the theater from there in a short amount of time.
  • Bus
    You may catch lines 94 and 61, two of the city's busiest, just beside the La Scala Theatre. It takes around 1 hour and 12 minutes.
  • Car
    If you're driving, you may park conveniently close to the theater at the Garage San Carlo on Via San Radegonda 6. With a town car or taxi, it can take up to 38 minutes from Milan Malpensa airport.  

What is the best time to visit La Scala Theatre?

In Milan, Italy, the La Scala Theatre Museum is open all year round. The period between December to July sees a wide range of operas and ballets. If you do decide to go for a show, catch the "prima," or opening night of a performance.

Is La Scala Theatre wheelchair accessible?

Yes, the La Scala Theater is wheelchair accessible. Wheelchair users can avail of private and reserved sitting places.
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