Inaugurated in 1896 in a Renaissance style, the Teatro Amazonas is the icon that represents the peak of the rubber cycle period, where Manaus was the center of rubber production for the automobile industry that began to gain scale. It was called “The Paris of the Tropics”. The 701 spectators over the years were able to watch monumental spectacles of world celebrities presenting themselves as José Careiras, Luciano Bavarotti, Bibi Ferreira, Spice Girls, White Stripes, Roger Waters, a member of Pink Floyd, directing the Opera Romeo and Juliet, Marcelo Mourão , principal dancer of the American Ballet Theater, Margot Fontayne, Villa Lobos, and countless others. Cultural Center of the state, with decoration and materials brought from Italy, Portugal and England, make the guided tour, which takes place every day. Enjoy and watch the play of the day, or, mark your trip to the important events that happen every year: Opera Festival, Film Festival, Amazonas Jazz Festival and State Symphony Orchestra presentations, plays, dance and musicals. Unmissable.