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Fox Theater

17 West Congress St, Tucson, AZ 85701 (El Presidio)
520 624 1515
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Ranked #14 of 115 Activities in Tucson
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Architectural Buildings, Movie Theaters, Amusement
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tucson
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The theater renovations were done to perfection. The ceiling is so beautiful and artistic. The shows that are brought in are as varied as the day is long, truly something for everyone.

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Tucson, Arizona, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

The Fox Theatre is certainly a gem! The interior is gorgeous and the staff is amazing! They were all very kind and made sure you had a great night!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We were there to see last comic standing. It was better than expected. Great comedians spent alot of time on the stage and really was worth the money!!

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

About ten years ago the city of Tucson embarked on the "Rio Nuevo" redevelopment project. It was intended to develop and renovate the dilapidated downtown area of Tucson. The rich and well-connected of Tucson clamored for the Fox to receive millions of Rio Nuevo dollars to renovate and save the Fox. I don't have a problem if the rich wanted... More

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Naples, Italy
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79 reviews 79 reviews
28 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Went to a showing of the movie, Dead Poet's Society, a tribute to Robin Williams. We arrived early and took a lot of photos because the decor is so beautiful. We sat in the balcony and I had pleasant thoughts of my early days in movie theaters which were so magical to a young girl. I know they have special... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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42 reviews 42 reviews
19 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The Fox Theater always has quality shows. From comedy, to music to movies. We have not be disappointed.

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Tucson, Arizona
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I was attending a benefit dinner downtown and a continuation of that dinner included a concert with country performer Vince Gill at the Fox Theater. I had never been to the Fox before, but had heard about all of the remodeling that had been done. I thought it was beautiful! The sound was great and the seats were comfortable. I... More

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Denver, Colorado, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Saw Nils Lofgren as part of the singer/songwriter series at the Fox. It was the perfect venue for a concert. The theater has been beautifully restored, the acoustics are terrific, and it's nice to be able to have a glass (or plastic cup rather) of wine while enjoying some great music.

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Tucson, Arizona
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54 reviews 54 reviews
12 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Beautifully restored. Amazing sound and feel. From movies to concerts to playes to talks this theater is wonderful. Downtown so many places for pre or post event dinner or drinks.

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Tucson, Arizona
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

The acoustics are great in this restored old downtown theater. Loge seating gives good views and convenient to the bar and restrooms.

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