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Address: 34 W. Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43215
Phone Number: 614-469-1331
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: An historic theater found in the center of the city.

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Tolley Tour of downtown - Great Columbus

It was designed by Thomas W. Lamb and was built in 1926 as a part of the American Insurance Union Citadel complex historical theater...it's breath taking...panoramic view of the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

It was designed by Thomas W. Lamb and was built in 1926 as a part of the American Insurance Union Citadel complex historical theater...it's breath taking...panoramic view of the stage and comfortable seats. Need some renovation but you will enjoy atmosphere!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

WE always enjoy going to the theater. The Palace is a classic and beautifully maintained theater! def go see

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Indianapolis
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Excellent venue for a concert, the sound system is great. Seating wonderful...Close but just enough room. Also, great for plays.

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Columbus, Oh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Pulled into the Palace 4/24/15 for the John Prine/Leo Kottke concert. I went for Leo (who was, as always, excellent) and ended up staying for John. I am now a devout Prine fan as well. The Palace is a beautifully restored old theatre in down town Columbus. It’s absolutely gorgeous! I was on the middle aisle on the main floor... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Beautiful, intimate. If you like to be closer to the stage this is the theater for you. Convenient parking. There is not much around by way of restaurants.

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Columbus, Ohio
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53 reviews 53 reviews
11 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Saw Mama Mia with friends recently and it was an enjoyable evening. The Palace Theater is still one of the best locations to see a play, concert or musical. The acoustics are wonderful and honestly amplification isn't needed. The staff was friendly and helpful as always. Mama Mia was enjoyable, not a big ABBA fan but I was surprised with... More 

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Portsmouth, Ohio
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57 reviews 57 reviews
21 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

We have attended many events at the Palace Theater and found it to be a great location. The smaller size of the theater provides a more up close and personal experience.

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186 reviews 186 reviews
56 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014 via mobile

We have been to many beautiful and not so beautiful theaters but this place gets the prize for Most Uncomfortable... First off we are not large people, I'm 5'5" and 150lbs, my seat was squeezing my backside and my knees were just barely touching the back of the seat in front of me, I had flats on by the way.... More 

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We saw a concert here, and the vibe was very different from your typical rock show. Aside from the music, it was much like seeing a show on Broadway. They *do* serve drinks, from Irish coffee to beer, but the lines are absurd and prices a bit much. Terrible place for getting trashed during a show... this made a great... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

Great place to see a show. Very nicely restored theater conveniently located in downtown columbus. Have seen many traveling shows as well as concerts there. God venue for both

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Additional Information about Palace Theater

Address: Address: 34 W. Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43215
Phone Number: 614-469-1331
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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