Verona Arena tickets and tours
The famous Verona Arena is an opera temple. An extraordinary summer theater of the most famous historical representations, from Nabucco Aida, to the C...In the top 5 attractions for Verona
The inside story
The famous Verona Arena is an opera temple. An extraordinary summer theater of the most famous historical representations, from Nabucco Aida, to the Carmen, the Arena attracts a large number of spectators, not only Italian, but also foreigners. These events have a strong impact on the city, which invites visitors to discover the behind the scenes of the shows. For this reason, in Verona, in 2012, the Arena Opera Museum was opened, divided into sections, each of which is an important aspect of theater production.
The AMO (Arena Opera Museum) is dedicated to the history of opera in Verona, known for being one of the most important cities in the world for opera thanks to the annual festival held at the Arena. Start your visit from the section about opera books, where you can see some manuscript copies of famous works in the original Italian. Continue with the discovery of the scores and visit the real sets, such as Aida, with amazing props and sceneries, as well as a section devoted to the costumes and the process of their creation.