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Tuschinski Theater

Address: 26 - 34 Reguliersbreestraat, 1017 Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Rembrandtplein)
Phone Number: 31-20-626-2633
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Theaters, Movie theaters, Theater & Concerts, Fun & Games
Activities: Nightlife
Owner description: Amsterdam's most famous theater for cinema was built in 1921 as a "movie palace" in Art Deco style.
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Type: Theaters, Movie theaters, Theater & Concerts, Fun & Games
Activities: Nightlife
Owner description: Amsterdam's most famous theater for cinema was built in 1921 as a "movie palace" in Art Deco style.

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San Francisco, California
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46 reviews 46 reviews
13 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 NEW

If you are seeing a film, be sure to see it at this landmark theater! Can be crowded and I'm not sure the young appreciate what a jewel this is. A true wonder! Go just to see the main theater 1. Rest are like large screening rooms! It's all about Saal one!

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Bellinzona, Switzerland
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

beautiful cinema! We've booked a lodge arrangement and luckily that night the room was half empty, so we had it all to ourselves. The arrangement includes a loveseat for two people, drinks and snacks which are brought to you by a waiter before the performance starts. We'll certainly go back!

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london
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35 reviews 35 reviews
22 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

A stunning building inside and out. Screen 1 (zaal 1) is the main theatre which looks amazing. Sadly the film we went to see was not in this room and were disappointed to have to sit in a normal, bland looking cinema room. But the seats were comfortable and the rows tiered so I could see (only 5 ft tall,... More 

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Zwolle, The Netherlands
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91 reviews 91 reviews
51 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Watching a movie at the Tuschinski theater is a movie experience like no other. The main cinema (zaal 1), which really has the looks and feel of a huge old theater, features 'standard' floor seating, but also balcony and loge seats. All are great seats from which to marvel at the theater around. My personal favorite would be the loges,... More 

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cairo - egypt
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45 reviews 45 reviews
31 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

The Theater Tuschinski is the Netherlands' most beautiful cinema and one of the greatest ever erected. It was built in 1921 by Abraham Tuschinski, a Jewish tailor from Poland. Tuschinski was on his way to America in the early-1900’s, when he was waylaid in Rotterdam and ended up building a movie theatre enterprise instead. The building also boasted not only... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

When in Amsterdam, watching a movie at the Tuschinski theater might be one of the best attractions the city holds. It is not frequented by tourists as much as most attractions and the building is stunning both from inside and outside.

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boston
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167 helpful votes 167 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

On our recent guided tour with OMY Amsterdam, Michael, our guide took us by and through this art deco theater of the 1920’s. It is quite lavish and makes one long to see a movie here simply to enjoy how elegant movie going used to be. The building is flanked by two towers (more gothic than anything else) and it... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

No architecture lovers can resist the charm of this glamorous theater house. Worth watching a movie just to be able to go inside.

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Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
22 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

This has got to be the grandest cinema I've ever been in. It's like some sort of opera house. Went to see the equaliser starring Denzil Washington. The sound was great, the seats were great , just swerve the popcorn.

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Capelle aan den IJssel, The Netherlands
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166 reviews 166 reviews
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67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This movie theatre build in the 1920's will give you a nice setting for a movie, even if be a contemporary one like "Skyfall". With a December chill and snow flakes in the air, it completes the feeling. And, there are nice restaurants in nearby.

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