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Centro Cultural Miguel Angel Asturias - Teatro Nacional

Calle 3 - 81 24, Guatemala City 01001, Guatemala
+502 2232 4041
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This is a must see place in Guatemala, though they not always having plays or concerts, just... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2017
Guatemala City, Guatemala
via mobile

This experience was nice as always, we went to see the show: midsummer night's dream from... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2016
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Named for a Nobel Prize winner, this theater is a popular venue for opera, theater and ballet performances.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Calle 3 - 81 24, Guatemala City 01001, Guatemala
+502 2232 4041
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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

This is a must see place in Guatemala, though they not always having plays or concerts, just visiting the place is something you wont forget. They start this year with movies projections on a special wing of the National Theater called "La Sala de Cine"....More

Thank Elchichagt
Reviewed 17 August 2016

This experience was nice as always, we went to see the show: midsummer night's dream from Shakespeare and this show was very very nice! We love it!!! The actors and the scenes were great!!! full recommended!!!

Thank Sierrita
Reviewed 21 January 2015

Imagine what once was a military fortress became a magical cultural place in the shape of volcanoes. Efrain regions left this amazing place especially built for you. 5 complexes, a great view to the city, excellent acoustics, vigilance, low cost parking lot. How can people...More

Thank Lovemerida
Reviewed 25 November 2013

From regular plays to ballet to concerts, there's pretty much always something to see here. The complex is amazingly huge and located right in the center of the city. The theater is, by far, the best in the whole city. Parking is huge and the...More

2  Thank Alejandro V
Reviewed 16 October 2013

It is really a complex consisting in several artistic spaces: an outdoor theater, the chamber theater, the main theater and the Museum of the Old Fort of San José that hosts a small military museum, where a replica of the first fortified city of Mesoamerica,...More

2  Thank jcmarcopolo
Reviewed 19 March 2013

my husband visited it with his friend from the states and said it was an interesting place would recommend it to out of town quest. I have not seen it myself

Thank betsy e
Reviewed 16 March 2013

Guatemala's National Theater is really a master piece, design by the great Maestro Efrain Recinos (1928-2011+). An architectural piece inspired by the Mayan culture but built and expressed in its unique design.

2  Thank jmachem
Reviewed 27 November 2012

The National Theater of the Cultural Center is inspired by what was the Mayan culture. Without falling into the copismo, it is a true integration of landscape and iconology Mayanist within contemporary architecture. In other words, these "functional sculptures" are an example of true originality....More

2  Thank nicolasreynolds
Reviewed 29 May 2012

we where there for a concert with some friends it was like 4pm and we took pictures very nice ones besides the building, this place has nice backgrounds for pictures and nice environment for unique pictures

2  Thank pedrodle
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