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Teatro La Fenice

Campo San Fantin | San Marco 1965, 30124 Venice, Italy
+39 041 786654
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This world famous opera house, burned to the ground in 1996, has been rebuilt amongst much scandal and drama: its modern beauty and complex history ensure its place among the most celebrated monuments in Italian history.
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  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“opera house” (239 reviews)
“royal box” (120 reviews)
“audio guide” (156 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Campo San Fantin | San Marco 1965, 30124 Venice, Italy
San Marco
+39 041 786654
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Reviewed yesterday

Completed in 1792, La Fenice is a legend in the world of opera. Its name, The Phoenix, reflects its history: La Fenice replaced the previous Teatro San benedetto, which was destroyed by a massive fire in 1774. La Fenice itself burned down in 1836 and...More

Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed yesterday

Having read the history of the Teatro La Fenice with its two destructive fire's, I was keen to visit and I wasn't disappointed. We were armed with individual handsets which take you on an audio tour ensuring you take in all the relevant areas including...More

Thank Jocelyn M
Reviewed 3 days ago

A stunning opera house full of grandeur and history.. we watched La Traviatta and it was sensational (I forgot the tissues which was a bad move!!) We had 2 box seats my view was a little restricted to the left side but didn't deter from...More

Thank trusty131
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Loved the venues awesome atmosphere. Incredibly ornate. Beautiful to look at and a great view of the stage from row m on the floor. Tip: Try at the venue on the day for super discounted tickets! You may be lucky! We were and saved a...More

Thank Cameron P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I attended a performance of La Traviata at Teatro La Fenice last January , 4th . Everything about the theatre was good and we were impressed by its magnificence . However , there was a factor that notably spoiled the show :...More

Thank HipolitodlC
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Teatro La Fenice is definitively a must see in Venice. You can enter and sightsee without having to see a live exhibition. Very beautifully decorated, romantic and very playful.

2  Thank Anietta18
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was La Traviatta. very good singers in a beautiful opera.We stayed at balcony and there was no probleb with hearing and seeing the opera. We will come back.

Thank Sandor2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wish I would have had the chance to listen to a masterpiece in the teatro, but we were their only for 2 days. Try to book a concert if you can

Thank Mi N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Saw Verdi’s opera tonight and enjoyed both the music and the theatre building itself. I remember reading about it burning to the ground, but the restoration is astonishing.

Thank christophera836
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a delightful theater! Classic and unique place. Book online a cheap and self tour visit the best spots, take your time to shot and check prices for performances which it’s worth while a lifetime experience

1  Thank gogaslx
San Marco
The most famous sestiere (district) in Venice has one
of the world's most famous squares, St. Mark's (Piazza
San Marco). Anchored on one end by the basilica,
clustered around it are restaurants, museums, shops,
orchestras playing in the square, pigeons, the grand
pink Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale), the soaring
campanile bell tower, an astrological clock tower,
plus gorgeous cafes and restaurants like Florian and
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Alistair L
29 December 2017|
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Response from CGNY26 | Reviewed this property |
Women tended to dress more than men but very few in gowns. We went to a regular performance not a gala.
23 October 2017|
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Response from JPBary001 | Reviewed this property |
You’ll pay a bit of a premium, but most hotels will arrange tickets for you. If you are not going during the high season, you could take a chance on buying tickets (as I usually do) at the box office. Also, if you are a... More
Slawomir A
28 August 2017|
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Response from Zatash | Reviewed this property |
Dont hesitate to go even one hour before or as soon as they open the doors. Like this you have a moment to walk around as well.