Teatro de Cristóbal Colón

The Teatro de Cristóbal Colón, also known as the "Teatro Colón", is located in , and it is the nation's National Theatre. It was built in the Neoclassical style by the architect Pietro Cantini in 1885 and inaugurated on 27 October 1892 on the occasion of the fourth centenary of the discovery of America with a performance of Verdi's Ernani.

Notable Places in the Area

The is a currency museum based in the city of . is situated 100 metres east of Teatro de Cristóbal Colón. Photo: Pedro Felipe, CC BY 3.0.

The Cathedral Metropolitan Basilica of Bogotá & Primate of Colombia, officially the Cathedral… is situated 140 metres northwest of Teatro de Cristóbal Colón. Photo: Leandro Neumann Ciuffo, CC BY 2.0.

The Bolívar Square is the main square of the capital . is situated 240 metres northwest of Teatro de Cristóbal Colón. Photo: Javierleiva, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is situated 200 metres northwest of Teatro de Cristóbal Colón. Photo: Baiji, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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is the historic center of , and the city's principal destination for tourists. Photo: pat ossa, CC BY 2.0.

is a neighbourhood of , .

is a neighbourhood of , . It is in the Santa Fe district in east-central Bogotá, on the edge of the forest reserve.

Teatro de Cristóbal Colón

4.5967° or 4° 35' 48.3" north
-74.0744° or 74° 4' 27.7" west
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