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Sacramento Memorial Auditorium

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1400 J St, Sacramento, CA 95814-2918
+1 916-808-5291
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Beautiful Theater of the Arts

Came here for an opening session to a conference and this auditorium is very beautiful on the... read more

Reviewed March 6, 2017
Mission Viejo, California
The Nutcracker was excellent

The tickets show Sacramento Community Center Theater at this address where we say an excellent... read more

Reviewed December 19, 2016
Sonoma, California
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Mar 6, 2017
“Beautiful Theater of the Arts”
Dec 19, 2016
“The Nutcracker was excellent”
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1400 J St, Sacramento, CA 95814-2918
+1 916-808-5291
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Reviewed March 6, 2017

Came here for an opening session to a conference and this auditorium is very beautiful on the inside. All around Sacramento you can find beautiful architecture such as this auditorium. I recommend seeing a play or just taking pictures on its great steps.

Thank Solstice63
Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

The tickets show Sacramento Community Center Theater at this address where we say an excellent performance of The Nutcracker. We enjoyed it more than San Francisco ballet as they use more children and a few pets during the performance. It held the attention of our...More

Thank BoulderNut
Reviewed December 21, 2015

We had seats in the back row for "Home For The Holidays". From that height you can take in the whole spectacle and the sound comes through quite clear. The top tier is not a place for the disabled as there are no hand rails....More

Thank Sanine W
Reviewed December 10, 2015

Last year I attended this event at the old Sleep Train Arena. The Memorial Auditorium is very stately on the outside, but rather tired looking inside. The Dress Circle seats I had provided a good view of the stage and the sound was about average....More

Thank Richard K
Reviewed March 22, 2015

This is such a beautiful historic sight! I was here for a dance competition and I feel in love with this place immediately. The grandeur of th auditorium will leave you in awe. I would love to come back here again someday.

Thank Stef_795S
Reviewed September 29, 2014

This is an architechtual gem in Sacramento that almost met its demise because of eqarthquake safety standaards. Built sometime in the late 20's, this is a magnificant old auditorium that has seen everything from presidential candidates, the Beach Boys to boxing. It you can get...More

1  Thank Dave W
Reviewed September 16, 2014

It has history, it has old glamour, it is beautiful. I saw Brandi Carlile and the Avett Brothers on Friday. The sound was awesome and the place is still rocking!!

Thank K R
Reviewed March 4, 2014

This auditorium was restored about ten years ago, and I am so thankful that our city had the for-site to fund it! "The Memorial" as we call it, has housed countless concerts, graduations, events of all kinds for something like 60 years. When the gorgeous...More

1  Thank Candace T
Reviewed July 8, 2013

My high school chose to have my graduation here. I have lived in Sacramento my whole life, but never actually went inside. This place really is fantastic; great acoustics. Nothing like Arco Arena (Or whatever they call it now) and centrally located in Downtown Sacramento.

1  Thank Kevin C
Reviewed June 8, 2013

There for Les Miz Sat. eve. Friendly staff despite the thousands. Main floor bartender made mixed drink after advising and allowing sniff test of alternatives (didn't touch anything), but too much ice--a fine point, yah. Still I gave $2 tip. Good warnings via flashing lights...More

Thank Rndh
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