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Rialto Square Theatre

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tour of the Rialto

A very inexpensive tour, and very enlightening. The tour guide was quite informative, with... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Kankakee, Illinois
Our daughters wedding

By far we were not only thrilled with the beautiful Rialto setting and location to lovely... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chicago, Illinois
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15 E Van Buren St, Joliet, IL 60432-4211
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Reviewed yesterday

A very inexpensive tour, and very enlightening. The tour guide was quite informative, with interesting tidbits about the entertainers that came through. Spent too much time in the kitchen. There was history there, but the air wasn't on and I was sweltering. I understand that...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

By far we were not only thrilled with the beautiful Rialto setting and location to lovely architectural photos for my daughters wedding. But when our church had another commitment and we couldn’t use the sanctuary for the ceremony the Rialto’s stage was just beautiful and...More

Thank MNooner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has been a place of wonder for me since I was a child. I absolutely love it here. It's beautiful and the staff is very accommodating.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let me just say Rialto Square Theatre was nothing short of AMAZINGGG! I just got married here on 08/18/2018 and let me tell you...from start to finish everything was PERFECT! I want to say how amazing of a person Nancy was to work with. Every...More

Thank Gledia1
Reviewed July 19, 2018

Have been here a half a dozen times over the past few years for concerts, plays, comedy, etc. . Beautiful place with comfortable seats and good sight lines/great acoustics. Easy free parking, bathrooms and pre-show/intermission food and drink all excellent. Their selection of shows could...More

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Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful theater, great acoustics sat in the balcony area and had a great view!! And can also bring your drinks to your seats!!

Thank George G
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful as always. The gem of Joliet. The architecture is beautiful in an ornate way that just works. The mirrors extend the beautiful gold ceilings and the rest.

Thank Dave K
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Great show! Intimate setting, From the cheap seats was a dynamite view! Next show I’m going to the same balcony seats! Friendly volunteers working, always helpful.

Thank Dan R
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Everything was handled first class. The service and prices were very good. street parking was available.

Thank jaddante
Reviewed June 18, 2018

I am a lifetime resident of Joliet, Il. Grew up as a child going to the Rialto and did not appreciate its beauty. I have traveled a lot in my lifetime and believe we have one of the most beautiful theatres in the world. There...More

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April 8, 2018|
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Response from Jim C | Reviewed this property |
yes it does and you can take it inside the theater
January 17, 2016|
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Response from marcym3804 | Reviewed this property |
The main floor is good but if you can get the seats in the first couple rows if the balcony you will be able to see the whole stage.
April 6, 2015|
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Response from jvmurph | Reviewed this property |
Tin Roof is very good and just a block from the Rialto.