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Lincoln Theater

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Address: 1615 Central Ave., Cheyenne, WY
Phone Number: 307-638-0774
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Built in the 1950s, this Art Deco gem is probably the least expensive...

Built in the 1950s, this Art Deco gem is probably the least expensive theater in America.

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Cheap movie night

We went to see a pretty new release, and yet the big theater was empty save for two or three other people. It is very old and dated, and as I was sitting there waiting for the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
Copenhagen, Denmark
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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58 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

We went to see a pretty new release, and yet the big theater was empty save for two or three other people. It is very old and dated, and as I was sitting there waiting for the film to start, I started thinking about how this must be terrible business for them and how some new covers for the seats... More 

Thank January85
Boulder, Colorado
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135 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

The Lincoln Theater was one of three movie houses downtown. The Lincoln is the only that remains. It was converted into two screens with the balcony now the smaller theater. It now is a second run theater and basically they want you to go in for nearly free and buy popcorn and pop. I've rented the place for some screenings... More 

Thank AlanDOHashi
Cheyenne, Wyoming
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

I will not be attending this theater again. I had a water bottle on the outside of my purse and the person working said I couldn’t bring it in okay that’s fine. I’ve been walking around all day so yes I had it with me. But then he asked me to open my purse???? I could understand if I was... More 

2 Thank beatricebee2015
Cheyenne, Wyoming
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48 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

This is a cute old-fashioned theater. They offer movies at a much lower price than other cinemas in town, however it is a chilly few hours to sit in the old building. Enjoyable, but grab a extra sweater.

Thank K G
Swansea, Illinois
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45 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Enjoyed a great movie in a classic old theater. Wonderful decor and comfortable seating. Situated right in the middle of downtown with easy access from anywhere. Not much parking, but nice parking lot one block away.

Thank Larry W
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

A nice classic movie theatre! It is a great place to take in a movie! You have to wait for the movie to come around, but because this place doesn't go for the new releases the cost of going is way reasonable!! Great popcorn too!!

Thank Gale S
Cheyenne, Wyoming
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51 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

$3 admission per person, great concessions and fun staff. Totally worth a visit! If you don't get there early, though, gotta park a couple blocks over as it is downtown Cheyenne and not much parking out front.

Thank TexasShutterbug
Cheyenne, Wyoming, United States
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528 reviews
126 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Go back in time and check at a flick that often features 4 movies at the Historical Lincoln Theater. Standing outside you'll think you're in the 50s looking up at the structure of this building. If catching a late night film be ware of the several ghost people have claimed to see:)

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Pine Bluffs, Wyoming
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53 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

How do you beat great prices on movies and concessions and a relaxed family atmosphere. This is our absolute favorite theater because of those things. It is not fancy but if you want fancy go pay 3x more and you can have it. We have a large family and we can go to the movies a lot without breaking the... More 

Thank wyofornstrom
Cheyenne, Wyoming
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

This movie theater is just a nice place to go see movies that are not out on DVD, but just out of the normal movie theaters. Cheap movies, and their Popcorn is pretty good too. I like to visit it on occasion. The only thing I personally don't like about it is the bathrooms. This is because there in a... More 

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