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Egyptian Theatre

700 West Main St, Boise, ID 83702
208 342 1441
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Ranked #2 of 41 Activities in Boise
Type: Movie Theaters, Amusement
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Type: Movie Theaters, Amusement
Hours:
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Boise, Idaho
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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69 reviews 69 reviews
13 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
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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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
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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197 reviews 197 reviews
48 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
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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29 reviews 29 reviews
27 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
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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Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
9 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The Egyptian has been a Boise landmark since it opened. It harkens back to the golden age of cinema. The interior is over the top. They play current films and concerts there.

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Boise, Idaho
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53 reviews 53 reviews
12 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Since I am a Boise native...I have been to this theater numerous of times..it has some great historical ambiance..

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Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
14 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We mainly went to hear John Nemeth blues and the theater was a good,conveniently located venue, right downtown close to a parking garage

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

One of Boise's real gems. The decor is straight out of Egypt. The theater takes you back to the golden age of movie houses. There is even a great old organ and a beautiful balcony. Treat yourself to a classic movie here.

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Saint Maries, Idaho
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10 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Awesome atmosphere. Awesome detail and decor. I have been here on many occasions and have never been disappointed. If you can, the Egyptian thater is a Boise must!

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