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Majestic Theatre

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A Lovely Way to Spend an Evening

If you are planning a visit to San Antonio, Texas, you should definitely set aside an evening to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
lindasmithperez
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San Antonio, Texas
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Classic Theater

For being an old theater it was not disappointing. I loved how beautiful it was inside and I felt... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Zmtrivette
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Bethesda, Maryland
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Built in 1929, this movie theater is beautifully ornate, featuring a domed ceiling painted with stars and clouds.
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224 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78205-1815
Downtown
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you are planning a visit to San Antonio, Texas, you should definitely set aside an evening to attend an event at the Magestic Theatre. The historic theatre hosts a variety of events. My husband and I return over and over again for plays and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lindasmithperez
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For being an old theater it was not disappointing. I loved how beautiful it was inside and I felt like I was in the old days. I sat on the boucane level and it was an amazing view.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Zmtrivette
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’m a theater buff and I must admit this is the most beautiful theater I have been to in my life. The ceiling is a sky with stars... it transforms your experience to feel that you are outside. Just love this place!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mary S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a wonderful performance of the Phantom of the Opera at theatre. Took daughter and she loved it! Beautiful theatre!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Joseph R
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

The theatre is a historical building beautifully preserved. We have been coming to the Majestic individually since we were young and as a couple since we started dating. It’s a gorgeous environment to see a play, ballet or comedy routine. Plus , it’s downtown close...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank W7356RIwilliams
Reviewed December 9, 2018

This theatre has GREAT atmosphere and always features outstanding Broadway tours. There are several restaurants within walking distance, and parking is readily available as well.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lisa W
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

This is a magnificent theater with great acoustics. The problem is with theater management. We recently attended a Celtic Thunder concert and they gave it there all. The downside of our experience was with theater management. The show began at 8:00 PM. Patrons, often groups...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

Saw School of Rock and can’t get that out of my head. LOVE LOVE LOVE Majestic Theater. Intimate. Great sound. And yes, MAJESTIC. Lots o great dining options now, beyond the ever-relatable Bohanans. We did Range, the Jason Dady steak and seafood place. Quick apps...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RCTALLEY
Reviewed November 6, 2018

My wife and I came here to see Wicked. This place is amazing. The interior is amazing. You get lost trying to see everything. We had great seats, but every seat in the theater is a great seat. If you ever get a chance to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank James D
Reviewed October 19, 2018

No more beautiful or historic theatre than the Majestic to enjoy a variety of entertainment options! Our most recent trip to San Antonio to enjoy Tom Jones was a great time! We'll look forward to future events there. Caution: We made last minute reservations and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Shireen J
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artdelarosa1980
August 21, 2018|
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Response from Texasleaguer | Reviewed this property |
It has been quite a while (5+ years) since I used the box office but back then - no fees.
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Michele S
July 25, 2018|
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Response from Walt J | Reviewed this property |
Depends, there were areas for wheel chairs. The seats were comfortable though.
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Dena H
June 18, 2018|
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Response from Charles J | Reviewed this property |
Public behind the scene tours of the theatre are available on the occasional Mondays or Thursdays (and other days) at various times, either 10:30 am or 5 pm and 6 pm. There may be other days and times available. Tour days... More
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