We use our own and third party cookies to improve your experience and our services. If you continue, we consider that you accept their use. You can get more information on our website at cookies policy[Open in a new window].

Close

There's no theatre quite like it. Not only because of its distinctive horseshoe shape but also its excellent programme.

Add to my guide

Teatro Solís

Sounds great!

Undoubtedly one of the leading opera houses in Uruguay, it is named after the sailor Juan Díaz Solís who discovered the River Plate. The Teatro Solís is a beautiful, neo-classical building in the form of a horseshoe, a symbol of the good taste of the city, and a sanctuary for the best cultural representation in the capital. It opened in 1856 with a performance of the famous Ernani opera by Giuseppe Verdi. Reopening in 1998 after a dramatic fire led to lengthy maintenance work, the Solís has retained the typical opera house layout, with stalls and four tiers. Home to the State theatre company and the Montevideo Philharmonic Orchestra, its programme will be a sheer delight to even the most demanding theatre fans. It also hosts photography exhibitions and conferences, serves as a research and archive centre and runs dramatized morning visits all year round.



Your customised guide

Add files to start to configure your guide

Book your flight to Montevideo
Consult prices and dates

10 tips to keep your hand baggage

Find out what type of packs are considered hand baggage and how to can change them so that they can go in the cabin with you during the flight.

Free download