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Tuschinski Theater

26 - 34 Reguliersbreestraat, 1017 Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Rembrandtplein)
31-20-626-2633
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Ranked #34 of 210 activities in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Theaters, Movie Theaters
Activities: Nightlife
Description: Amsterdam's most famous theater for cinema was built in 1921 as a "movie palace" in Art Deco style.
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NJ
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702 reviews 702 reviews
386 attraction reviews
954 helpful votes 954 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This old-fashioned art deco theater is worth visiting for the artistry of the building and its architecture. A 45-minute tour gives the visitor an idea of what going to the movies meant in the 1920's. If you have the time, attend a performance here. It will transport your mind back to a time when going to the movies was really... More

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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

This is such a stunning theater! Definitely go check it out. I was slightly disappointed that I didn't get to take advantage of the balcony seat deal that people have raved about on here because the seats are being renovated. They did not say how long the renovations would take.

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Saskatoon, SK
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38 reviews 38 reviews
14 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We battled jet lag the first day to see a movie in the main theatre. It's stubbing -- probably the most beautiful movie theatre I have ever seen. It takes you back to the grandeur of movie palaces of the past.

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Stunning 1920s style movie theatre close to Rembrandtplein and Flower Market. Lovely, helpful staff. Get the VIP deal for the main cinema balcony seats - €15 each for film, snack & drink (inc beer or wine). Most films are shown in English with Dutch subtitles. Arrive early to admire the decor before the film starts.

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Tours, France
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21 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

We didn't actually pay to watch a movie here. If we'd had the time I would have loved to check out their loveseats! But we just had to see what this place looked like, it seemed so stunning in pictures! It was just as impressive in real life. You can walk in to the entrance hall and have a look... More

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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

It's like watching a movie in the Albert Hall! Great venue! If you like going to the cinema then you have to come here to watch a movie! The staff are really friendly and very helpful! The sound is fantastic! The setting is very unique!

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Grenoble, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Enjoyed watching a film in Zaal 1: the main theater. Went on a Monday : no need to book, and we got central seats second row of balcony: it was perfect for both viewing the film and admiring the theater. Although a little expensive (15,50 Eur for a balcony seat with drink and snack), we found it worth it.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014 via mobile

I loved this theatre but then... I saw mice! We were watching a film in room number 5 and the mice attacked the leftovers of crisps. The mice were so noisy that we could not watch the film plus, of course I got scared and disgusted. I had to keep my legs on the chair and in the end of... More

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

Decorated entirely in Art Deco style, watching a movie in the main cinema stage (Zaal 1) of the Tuschinski theater is a must-do experience in Amsterdam. If you are a couple, it is well worth upgrading to the front row of the comfortable 'Lounges' area, where a drink an a snack are included. For good seat availability, sure to book... More

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Göttingen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013 via mobile

We reserved good seats in advance via the homepage of Tuschinski and got our tickets during non-busy hours during The day. In the evening we very much enjoyed the most beautiful cinema we've ever been to!!!

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