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Address: 700 West Main St, Boise, ID 83702
Phone Number: 208 342 1441
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Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Won't see this everywhere

A beautiful theater. It is great to see that it has been restores/maintained. The architecture is so different from any other theater I've ever seen. Seat are comfortable. A... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
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Clearwater, Florida
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Clearwater, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

A beautiful theater. It is great to see that it has been restores/maintained. The architecture is so different from any other theater I've ever seen. Seat are comfortable. A great place to attend a performance.

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Albany, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015 via mobile

We attended a screening of a documentary film, "Bravo." The theatre had a nice lobby with refreshments. The seats in the balcony were comfortable with sufficient rise to allow full view of the screen from the center aisle and one off center. The decorations are very interesting. It is quite unique.

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Missoula
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Sat in the orchestra seating area, which offers comfortable seats, but they are all on the same level. We had no trouble seeing the stage and the performer. Each seat has a built-in drink/cup holder, which I began to be an annoyance toward the end of the evening because my forearm rested on it partially. The sound and lighting for... More 

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Provo, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

The Egyptian Theater offers live theater in a gorgeous setting. The house is small enough to surround you with and intimate theater experience. Choices vary so keep an eye out of offerings.

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Meridian, Idaho
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I can imagine the Egyptian being the coolest place in town in its heyday. It's unquestionably the oddest theatre that you'd expect to find in Boise, ID, but definitely the coolest. Is it the nicest one? No. But its decor is a throwback to when going to the movies was cool and something to get dolled up for. Movies are... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Another fun evening enjoying a Boise downtown classic experience. Whether it's for a film festival or classic movie night, the Egyptian delivers. For some reason the crowd's always great!

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San Luis Obispo, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We has a chance to go to a special screening and wine event when we where in Boise recently. Beautiful theater! We had a great time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

The sphinxes of gold at curtain-side set a unique stage where operas, lectures, movies and other performances all can assume a comfortable ambience. This perfectly renovated 1930s space moves into the Twenty-first Century with historical significance as well as beauty to match any stage in the world, yet one feels as if she/he is near and involved with whatever is... More 

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Spokane, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

it was nice seeing the Egyptian Theater as it was very cool looking. I can't wait to see a movie here.

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Boise, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Not only that, but the Egyptian Theatre is home to a wide variety of interesting events in Boise. I've been there for opera performances, movies, and a comedy show. It's an interesting building, and worth checking out.

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Additional Information about Egyptian Theatre

Address: 700 West Main St, Boise, ID 83702
Phone Number: 208 342 1441
Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Boise
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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