The site of many famous Opera openings by the likes of Rossini and Verdi, and with a lot of history.

Know Before You Go

Sit in the stalls or one of the boxes and discover what it was like watching opera when the great composers were showcasing their stories for the first time.
There is an audio guide which explains the history for you.
Check the times for the opera and if one of the great original ones are playing book a seat.
Older children with a musical interest will enjoy this experience.

Teatro La Fenice or the Theatre of the Phoenix is an opera house in Venice. It has a reputation for being one of the most renowned and famous in the history of Italian theatre and in the history of opera. This building was the site of many Italian composers opera premieres including Rossini, Bellini, Donizetti and Verdi were all performed in this theatre.


The Teatro La Fenice has an interesting history as this is not the only opera house and theatre which has stood on this site. Today it has been reconstructed in 19th century style by Aldo Rossi who used stills from photographs to recreate how it used to look. It is brightly coloured with a unique design and good acoustics.

Key Highlights

The Teatro La Fenice has an interesting history as this is not the only opera house and theatre which has stood on this site.

Today it has been reconstructed in 19th century style by Aldo Rossi who used stills from photographs to recreate how it used to look. It is brightly coloured with a unique design and good acoustics.

Map : Teatro la Fenice

Other Venice Top 10 Attractions Near Teatro la Fenice are marked in yellow

Distance of other top ten Attractions from Teatro la Fenice
AttractionDistance
Grand Canal0.3 Km
Saint Mark's Basilica0.5 Km
Doge's Palace0.5 Km
Gallerie dell Accademia0.5 Km
Bridge of Sighs0.6 Km
Basilica dei Frari0.7 Km
Scuola Grande di San Rocco0.7 Km
Church of San Giorgio Maggiore0.9 Km
Murano3.2 Km

These distances are approximate [As the crow flies]

Review and Feedback on Teatro la Fenice:

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