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Jackson Galaxy

The place had the right amount of antique, broken-down seedy feel to it. Everything went smoothly... read more

Reviewed November 14, 2018
Jersey Shore, New Jersey
Cool place!

Walked through the convention hall as we walked along the boardwalk. Huge place and so much to see... read more

Reviewed October 24, 2018
Warminster, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

I saw one of the Price is Right shows here and it was fun to be in such a historic venue in an old Jersey Shore town.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

Recently saw Get the Led Out. It was our first time seeing a show at the Paramount, after numerous times in Asbury. While the band was playing, small pieces of plaster were falling from the ceiling. Great acoustics !!!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 14, 2018

The place had the right amount of antique, broken-down seedy feel to it. Everything went smoothly. They had an intermission with snacks, drinks and soft drinks.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018

Walked through the convention hall as we walked along the boardwalk. Huge place and so much to see. Places to eat and relax (but it is extremely noisy inside!)

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 18, 2018

We were here for a dance recital and really loved it. The venue was beautiful and the architecture was a sight to see.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 23, 2018

My husband I saw Johnny Lang and Buddy Guy. Sound was fabulous and the theater itself is quite beautiful with all the nice plaster detail inside. The seats slide a bit more than I like but the are good size and you have some leg...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 23, 2018

The Paramount Theatre was built sometime in the 1920's but unfortunately the depression hit and it finished more simply than other theatres of the same time. That being said it is a good venue for concerts - several people complain about the acoustics but my...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 23, 2018

While this building is an icon and has a lot of history, it is in a horrible state. The bathrooms are disgusting, with bathroom walls and doors inside the bathrooms are hanging off the walls. The ceiling throughout the entire structure is in need of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank sydnee777
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

Probably the nicest building in the shore and it quite a good state. Historic building with the Paramount theatre and variety of interesting souvenir shops, cafes, restaurants and bars. It is amazing from the outside as well as from tne inside. Amazing place to visit!

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank 568danak
Reviewed May 14, 2018

The Paramount Theater and Convention Hall are housed in a beautiful historic building located right on the Asbury Park boardwalk. There are quaint little shops inside, and some food options, too. I always carve out time for a visit to the Convention Center when I'm...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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December 9, 2017|
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Response from 881damiana | Reviewed this property |
For the main part the walk through where shops are located at here isn’t one. Nor for the outside bar areas. However for the shows venue one is available.
Vanessa K
November 8, 2017|
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Response from Hgtravl | Reviewed this property |
Summer parking is hard and pricey. During "winter" months- you can find alot of empty "free/closed" lots. Double check tho- if a event is going on in the area, they wont be free. Love Asbury in the "not summer" months- easy... More
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January 15, 2015|
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Response from mjrfd99 | Reviewed this property |
Food /restaruants in the big open area between hall ans theater Drinks and snacks in theater last event we went to. Winter is sketchy on whats open.