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Canton Palace Theatre

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Address: 605 Market Avenue North, Canton, OH 44702
Phone Number: 330-454-8172
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A great place to see a movie or show

It is so nice that people work to preserve this gem in downtown Canton. I love to see movies here. The restoration is nice. The ceiling is always especially beautiful.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
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Canton, Ohio
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107 reviews 107 reviews
30 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW via mobile

It is so nice that people work to preserve this gem in downtown Canton. I love to see movies here. The restoration is nice. The ceiling is always especially beautiful.

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Canton, Ohio
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

This theatre has movies and also live performances of different types. Inside there is a concession stand that is run by volunteers. In the theatre itself it has a ceiling that gives the effect of looking at the starry night sky. It is very unique. They also have an orchestra pit that rises up out of the lower area. It... More 

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42 reviews 42 reviews
7 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

Mainly ran by untrained volunteers. customer service that show little excitment for events this place is lavished with donations. Stale popcorn. but does little to help its self The pretty reckless cincert was 1 hour late to start & the staff did not come out to tell the long line of hot sweating concert goers when it would start no... More 

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Canton, Ohio
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102 reviews 102 reviews
47 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

I always enjoy attending events in this theater. So glad it was saved and not torn down like many theaters of this age. Saw a Jim Brinkman concert here on New Year's Eve.

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Canton, Ohio, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

From the marquee to the original 1926 Kilgen pipe organ, it's a wonderful restored theatre in downtown Canton. Whether you're seeing a movie, concert or play, there isn't a bad seat in the house. The clouds and stars which grace the ceiling are a must see. So comfortable, yet there is so much character in the antique fixtures and grand... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

This is my most favorite place in Canton. I love it. It's a beautiful old theatre with a lot of history. The organ is original and fantastic. There are stars on the ceiling. A must see.

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Buckhannon, West Virginia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
12 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Having never visited Canton before, everything was a new experience. The theatre was great! I loved the old charm and original fixtures. We came in late at a break between artists, the only downside was that the bar was right where you enter and made it a little hard to get through. Other than that, all the associates I ran... More 

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Canton, Ohio
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37 reviews 37 reviews
16 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

The Canton Palace Theatre is a beautifully renovated theatre in downtown Canton located on Market Ave. N., in Canton, Ohio. A little bit of nostalgia for those of us who have lived here for over a half a century! Movies, special attractions and concerts have been held at this venue. If you are visiting Canton anytime in the future, take... More 

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Canton, Ohio
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Have been going to this theater for the last 25 years. Nothing else like it in the area. Gorgeous architecture and comfortable seats.

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North Canton, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

This late 1920's movie "Palace" was built by a successful local businessman as a gift to the locals and like many such vintage facilities was more or less run into the ground after 50+ years. Thankfully local visionaries beginning in the 1980's preserved what remained (much) and revamped what was lacking. The sky ceiling and other period features provide a... More 

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