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Tuschinski Theater

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Address: Reguliersbreestraat 26 /34, 1017 CN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Phone Number: +31 20 626 2633
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Amsterdam's most famous theater for cinema was built in 1921 as a...

Amsterdam's most famous theater for cinema was built in 1921 as a "movie palace" in Art Deco style.

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Most beautiful cinema I have ever been to

Tuschinski theatre features marvellous Art Deco finishings and is an official monument. Especially the main viewing room is magnificent.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tuschinski theatre features marvellous Art Deco finishings and is an official monument. Especially the main viewing room is magnificent.

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Santa Clara, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

I visited the Tuschinski Theater this year October to attend a conference. What a nice place to host a conference!!! Location: The threatre is right in the middle of everything. You have many restaurants, hotels and clubs around. If you want to get some experience of smoke, it is also a block way. Everything nearby is classy rather than cheesy.... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

Tuschinski Theater is the oldest cinema in Amsterdam and a extraordinary architectural display for anyone who has interest in historical buildings and architecture. The building is situated along Reguliersbreestraat in the city centre between Muntplein and Rembrandtplein We didn't catch a movie here but very much enjoyed viewing the eclectic and playful exterior of the theatre building, which is an... More 

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Lelystad, Flevoland, Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

This is a fantastic place to see a movie. The theater is about 100 years old and it's nice to see a high res movie in Dolby digital in a place like this.

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Welford on Avon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

Every time I visit Amsterdam and this is about every two years I always pay a visit to this cinema. Not only do I enjoy the movie but most of all I enjoy the decor. Its just one amazing building inside and out. Pathé Tuschinski a movie theater in the Netherlands in Amsterdam commissioned by Abraham Icek Tuschinski in 1921.... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

We went to watch Bridget Jone's baby, a bit expensive (10,50€ per person) but so worth it! It's very nice inside... you feel very glamorous 20's! Shame on the staff tho, a bit rude and only speaking in dutch...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

This beautiful cinema is definitely worth a visit. The walls are elaborately painted, there are gorgeous lights and a great ambience. See a movie in room one to experience the original theatre. The first balcony is best for views and a drink and snack are thrown in with the price. Great night at the movies!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

Whenever you're in Amsterdam and you feel like watching a movie, pick this cinema. It's like you're back in the 1930's. The main cinema even has semi-private balconies (so nice). What it was lacking we thought was a good (or let's just call it 'modern') surround sound system. It almost sounded mono.... Visit this establishment for sure though, if only... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

An old family friend of my partners recommend coming here to me as I'm a huge movie buff. I was awe struck as soon as I laid eyes on the place. The whole building is amazing. You feel like you've stepped off the street and back in time to the 20's. This is a must see hidden gem in Holland.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

What a remarkable building and a reminder of how cinema's could be so much better than the bland Vue, Cineworld, Showcase soulless boxes that we have in the UK. This really is a Cinematic Theatre with plush red seats and genuine character. Add to this that the volume is set so that you can hear it but do not get... More 

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