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Paramount Theatre

352 Cypress St, Abilene, TX 79601-5821
+1 325-676-9620
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Great time

Take a step back in time and enjoy a classic. Old theater with a bit of flare. Plays classic... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Ash A
Abilene, Texas
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The Nutcracker during the Christmas season is a long-standing tradition that must be experienced with children.

Taking my grandsons to see the excellent Christmas production of the Nutcracker is one of the best... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Sweetwater, TX
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“classic movies” (17 reviews)
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352 Cypress St, Abilene, TX 79601-5821
+1 325-676-9620
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Take a step back in time and enjoy a classic. Old theater with a bit of flare. Plays classic like and sometines new ones. Check special showing and can have a nice outing

Thank Ash A
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Taking my grandsons to see the excellent Christmas production of the Nutcracker is one of the best memories we have of a nice, dress-up night out in Abilene. The beautiful old theater that I was enthralled with as a child still rises above the modern...More

Thank dallasfanfan
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Most recent visit to the Paramount was to see the performance of August, Osage County. Enjoyed the play but had difficulty hearing some of the dialogue at times. Microphones were not well placed. Seating was good. I have visited the Paramount Theater many many times...More

Thank Jean G
Reviewed 6 September 2017

we have attended plays, movies and concerts at the Paramount. Wonderful facility, beautifully restored. Seating is a bit cramped but not to the point of being uncomfortable.

Thank oldblueroadking
Reviewed 28 August 2017

As a 'Baby Boomer,' I lived and visited many places as a child with the large classic theatres such as the Paramount. I have loved it specifically since my college days in Abilene and after its resurrection.. I love the old run classic movies there....More

Thank davidcX3274RM
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The Historic Paramount Theater is one of the most treasured points of interest in the Abilene community. It truly is a gift! Beautifully restored to it's 1920s beauty, this theater also treats guests to twinkling stars in the ceiling and moving clouds. The actual structure...More

Thank BrandonScott7
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

The Paramount was built in 1930 and the architecture and lighted twinkling sky ceiling make the trip worthwhile. It offers live productions that rival Broadway, classic movies and serves as an event venue for weddings and other celebrations! See the website for a calendar of...More

Thank NYCfanAustin_TX
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Love the atmosphere of the remodeled theater. Great staff and great performance!! Seats are small, but there is not a terrible seat in the whole place.

Thank Tammy B
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

The Paramount is truly an Abilene treasure. Whether you're there for a lecture (such as Jay Moore's completely engaging presentation on "lost" Abilene history, a Friday or Saturday date to the Paramount film series, or a stage production, visiting the Paramount is worth the trip....More

Thank TexasMedusa
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Must see place to go see good old classic movies. This is one of the oldest theaters in Texas, and they have some real good old movies, and some live shows as well.

Thank Jim S
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