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The Majestic Theater

25 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-337-8200
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Ranked #14 of 36 attractions in Gettysburg
Type: Theaters, Movie Theaters
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W. PA
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88 reviews 88 reviews
44 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

Well I must admit the outside of the Majestic doesnt reflect the beautifully restored interior. Very comfortable seating and a very well produced film of the Story of Gettysburg. Would recomend to all.

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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

the theatre was beautiful and the staff very accommodating. We sat in the balcony, front row, and really enjoyed the show. Tickets were not overpriced.

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Ada, Ohio
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

On one of the last afternoons we were there we decided to go to this historic movie theater to see Railway man----what a beautiful old movie theater--very quaint and seats maybe 80 but two theaters and they are doing a series on Wednesdays that looked really interesting.

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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

The old theater, beautifully restored has become part of the hub of the arts scene in Gettysburg, Pa. You will find plays, musicals, movies, dance and a gallery of visual arts.

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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107 reviews 107 reviews
44 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

We were driving by and wanted to watch the live broadcast of the Met Opera. This theatre was showing it, so we stopped into town. They went all out for this instead of just making like it was a normal movie. I really like doing it this way.

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Littlestown, Pennsylvania
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

The Majestic has pretty good seating and there is adequate knee room in all the seats....not like some of the other older theaters. While they show older movies on a regular basis, they also have some great live performances. There is pay parking within walking distance and also free parking with a free shuttle offered to patrons. You can also... More

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Gettysburg,PA
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

This a restored 1925 theater they show independent movies. Most of these movies don't get shown in the multi plexes. They also have live shows and show the Met opera on the big screen on the main auditorium.

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Baltimore, MD
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34 reviews 34 reviews
10 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

Gorgeous old restored theater in the heart of Gettysburg. I come here with my husband to catch the latest showings of the Met Live in HD performances in their main theater area. So wonderful, its almost like I'm actually AT the opera! There is a small cafe in the theater that is not bad either, if you want a small... More

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Elkins, West Virginia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
27 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

I happened to be visiting Gettysburg on opening night of Gettysburg College's production of "A Chorus Line" a show that I've seen in professional productions at least five times over the years. I was hesitant to attend an amateur production. I'm one who will walk out of a show if it has a weak cast. Wanting something to do that... More

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Northern NJ
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

Gettysburg College bought the place and did a fantastic job renovating the place. If you are town when the theatre is hosting a speaker, etc then definitely add a visit to your list of activities.

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