Teatro Amazonas

Teatro Amazonas, Manaus Overview

The city's most famous building, Teatro Amazonas is 19th century opera house and a protected national monument.

One simply cannot miss visiting this iconic monument when in Manaus. The sheer grandeur of this Italian Renaissance styled opera house is enough to leave you spellbound. Teatro Amazonas was built in 1896 during the Golden Era of Manaus's history when the city was reaping the benefits of rubber boom. Materials were imported from Europe for construction of this theatre, its dome is tiled with German tiles and the magnificent Murano glass adorn its chandeliers. Regular theatre and opera performances takes place in this opera house which is also the host to the annual Festival Amazonas de ”pera in April-June. Guided tours are available giving you a glimpse into the lives of people in 19th century in Manaus.

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