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Address: 2025 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612-2303
Phone Number: 510-893-2300
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Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 5:30 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Description: A throwback to the 1930s with its art deco architecture.

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Intimate Concert Seating

What a lovely, remodeled and updated venue for a concert (John Mellencamp). We attend about 8 concerts a year, indoor and outdoor but this was our first time at this venue. My... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Sacramento, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

What a lovely, remodeled and updated venue for a concert (John Mellencamp). We attend about 8 concerts a year, indoor and outdoor but this was our first time at this venue. My only suggestion would be to install more restrooms in place of the lounging area, the restrooms were limited. Decent parking options, easy walk from revitalizing downtown area, but... More 

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Emeryville, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Lovely and historical landmark in Oakland, CA. Great for retro movie nights (so check their website for updates on what his showing.A

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Oakland, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This is beautifully restored art deco theater - I enjoy attending events here. It is in the middle of the revitalized Uptown district of Oakland. Ive been to lectures, ballet and musical events here - there is also a regular old movie on the Friday program. If you just want to visit, there is a free 2 hour tour on... More 

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

An Oakland institution, the Paramount Theatre is stunningly beautiful and centrally located. GO NOW!

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Oakland, CA
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Top-notch restoration of a beautiful Art Deco building. Wandering the lobby is like a trip back in time. Plus good acoustics and sight lines in the theater itself make for a grand time whatever performance you experience there.

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Oakland, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

The owner of this historical treasure uses the venue, and it's marque, to tout his political views. He's entitled to his opinions, but I do not believe that he should use this landmark for such purposes. There are many other places in which to view a movie - go to one of the other ones.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Was here for 2 nights of Sufjan Stevens in June. Great staff and beautiful surroundings. The acoustics were fantastic. Memorable nights.

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Absolutely gorgeous Art Deco Theater. Many different performances including Oakland Ballet. Definitely worth the trip depending on the performance you choose.

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Walnut Creek, California, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Watch for their Friday night movies. For you older generation you get a newsreel, Cartoon, the great Deck-O-Spin game and a old great movie all for just $5.00. A great deal , easy to get to on Bart, many new restaurants nearby.A great evening and the view of a restored Art Deco theatre.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Beautifully appointed venue ~ worth the ticket price for the visual. @ conc~ so far. Quite close to BART too.

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Additional Information about Paramount Theatre

Address: 2025 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612-2303
Phone Number: 510-893-2300
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:00 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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