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Majestic Theatre

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Address: 224 E Houston Street, San Antonio, TX 78205
Phone Number: 1-210-226-3333 (box office) or 210/226-5700 (administration)
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Built in 1929, this movie theater is beautifully ornate, featuring a domed...

Built in 1929, this movie theater is beautifully ornate, featuring a domed ceiling painted with stars and clouds.

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This theater is awesome!!

We've been to the majestic several times, as well as going to see movies back in the late 50's. I've always loved this theater, and it just gets better with time. We're going to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Sharon D
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San Antonio, Texas

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We've been to the majestic several times, as well as going to see movies back in the late 50's. I've always loved this theater, and it just gets better with time. We're going to see Dancing with the Stars (one of my favorite shows) tonight, and I can't wait!!

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Thank Sharon D
Falfurrias, Texas, United States
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We got tickets to see Jerry Seinfeld as a gift. Even just walking up to the theater was exciting. All the staff was very helpful in helping everyone find their seats. We had seats upstairs, once we got to the top stair we were in awe. This place is gorgeous and just awesome. If you ever get a chance to... More 

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Thank Joan B
San Antonio
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62 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This theater is as gorgeous as you'll find anywhere, The sky scene with clouds passing along the ceiling is incredible. The décor in the theater to include to include the lobby is without peer. Broadway shows and symphony concerts held here are wonderful. Only drawback is legroom for taller attendees. The seating between rows is a bit tight. Try to... More 

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Thank Dolphin913
San Antonio, Texas
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8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I saw Styx here here. The seats were awesome. The staff was real helpful. The concert was great and we had a blast.

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Thank Sassy57477
San Antonio, Texas
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Majestic Threatre was built in 1928. It is an ornate building with sparkling stars in the twilight sky as drifting clouds pass by. One side of the threatre was inspired by Spanish Missions while the other side features Baroque architecture. A rare white peacock perches on a balcony railing and doves are in flight. It started out as a... More 

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Thank Dee566
Harwood, Texas
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time we visit the Majestic, I am in awe of it's beauty. Such a neat place. Can't wait to go back!

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Thank Amber L
San Antonio, Texas
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52 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Take a minute and check out the theatre - a wonderful experience in architecture and history. By far tops in the city! Any event will be a good one for you.

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Thank MrRitmo
VonOrmy, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an enjoyable venue for relaxation and enjoyment while getting good entertainment. I like to purchase tickets in advance and pick my seating. almost every seat has a good view just some are better for me than others. Shows are always top notch and cater to a wide variety of audiences. downtown and easily accessible with plenty of self... More 

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Thank Verylon Gene D
San Antonio, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely gorgeous theater! Took my daughter to an Orchestra concert and it was a very classy experience.

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Tomball, Texas
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of those places that makes you just say WOW! I don't believe I have ever been to a more majestic venue.

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