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Address: 683 Ohio St, Terre Haute, IN
Phone Number: +1 812-232-8076
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This iconic Terre Haute landmark opened on January 28, 1922, and occupies a...

This iconic Terre Haute landmark opened on January 28, 1922, and occupies a special place in American theatre architecture design. The Theatre was built by Terre Haute resident T.W. Barhydt to be a lasting gift to the city of Terre Haute and it was designed by America’s preeminent designer John Eberson to be his first prototype “Atmospheric Theatre” which became his signature style that is recognized to be the gold standard of American theatre design. Throughout its rich history, the Theatre has hosted a wide range of events that have included vaudeville, cinema, performing arts and community celebrations of all types. Through restoration efforts which began in May 2013, the Indiana Theatre’s heritage has been preserved and the Indiana has been reborn as a 1,600 seat full service event center which can host a wide range of community gatherings that include live entertainment, performing arts, cinema, wedding events, and fundraisers. While visiting our proud and historic city, we encourage you to visit this downtown treasure which has served as a vault for Terre Haute memories since 1922.

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Grand Daughters Spring Concert

Love the architecture. Was very impressed with this beautiful theater. Would love to get back to watch a play.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Leslie M
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Bloomfield, Indiana
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Bloomfield, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the architecture. Was very impressed with this beautiful theater. Would love to get back to watch a play.

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Rosedale, Indiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

The architecture of this theater is amazing. I just wish they played more adult movies here. The best thing is the summer kids movies.

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Thank missy d
Lafayette, Indiana, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

The architecture is stunning. When evening comes it really stands out. So beautiful, wonderfully preserved.

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Terre Haute, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Attended an event at the Indiana Theatre and was very impressed by the great job they did restoring the facility. The only negative was the seats were not very comfortable.

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Terre Haute, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

A great place to visit. Took a tour of the Theater with a group from our club. It's been all restored.

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Terre Haute, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

I have lived in Terre Haute all my life, I have seen the theatre in disrepair at times but it always been kept up. This theatre was around during vaudeville. The new owners has put some money in the theatre and has made it really beautiful. This a historical landmark. A Must to sse

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

We have attended group functions at the Indiana. It has been nicely restored and the staff are very helpful with organizing and planning!

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Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016

Our high school reunion was recently held at the Indiana Theatre. I had heard a lot of positive remarks about the Indiana Theatre as a venue for various events but this was the first time I had attended an event since its restoration. The setting was beautiful. The architecture is wonderful, a local treasure that has been wonderfully restored by... More 

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Terre Haute, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

A place that is very near and dear to my heart . A place where my family, friends and I had many great times and still do.

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Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016

This old theatre has been restored to its former grandeur. Beautiful details and amazing history. Worth a visit!

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