Rising in the area which was once occupied by the Church of Santa Maria della Scala (that gave its name to the theatre), la Scala was restored in 1807 and 1830, enlarged in 1835, beautified in 1848, electrified in 1886, destroyed in 1943 by allied bombing, rebuilt in 1946 and, finally, deeply renewed in 2004.
sotto: dal febbraio del 2001 tutti
i laboratori del teatro sono stati
riuniti negli spazi dell’ex
delle acciaierie Ansaldo.
In foto il padiglione Benois.
left: Since February 2001, all the
laboratories of the theatre have
been gathered in the former
factory belonging to industrial
steelwork Ansaldo. In the
photo, pavilion Benois .
teatroallascala.org/it/ prenota/pianta-posti/palchivista.html). Moreover, the plan shows size and features of the available seats. A ticket for the Theatre Museum gives you access to halls, collections, Livia Simoni library and you can even overlook the theatre hall. Tourists can choose among various optional tours,