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Address: 805 Hennepin Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55402
Phone Number: +1 612-339-7007
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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Lots of history in the walls!

The Security check was efficient and friendly, A great oldfashioned decor. Excellent Acoustic, but the seats are rather tight,

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 28, 2016
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

The Security check was efficient and friendly, A great oldfashioned decor. Excellent Acoustic, but the seats are rather tight,

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Eyota, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

We went to the Warren Miller film at the State Theatre and had a great time. Getting through security was quick and painless. Fun event for the whole family.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

We went to the State Theatre to see Lyle Lovett. This is a beautiful, historic theater. Any seat provides a great bore of the stage. Sound was great. Seating is a little tight, but that's to be expected in a venue this old.

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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Went to see Prairie Home Companion performance. An old, but classy venue, seats are tighter than coach on an airline, but good views from most all of them. Forget about the bathrooms at intermission but that is common in older theaters. Plenty of bars and restaurants all around and only a couple blocks from a metro stop

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Bloomington, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 16, 2016

I've been to many concerts at this theater, and it's holding up well. I would recommend some remodeling with more efficient restrooms and wider seats, but other than that, the decor is stunning and sound excellent. We saw Harry Connick Jr. there -- ABSOLUTELY AWESOME!!!

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Albert Lea, Minnesota, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 13, 2016

We just saw Harry Connick Jr. last night and it was a wonderful show. I don't think there's a bad seat in the entire theater. It's a fairly small theater which allows for a more intimate show in my opinion. Although the seats are a bit small and you are quite cozy, they work. The only gripe I have is... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

Wow! Just wow! My wife took me to Gentleman's guide to murder and we were blessed to attend this play in this wonderful theater! Great acoustics! Beautiful historic artitecture!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic theater!! The architecture is absolutely stunning!! Depending on the show you're seeing I would recommend not sitting in the front row. Second or third row of the main floor would be absolutely perfect.

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Fargo, North Dakota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 16, 2016

We attended an R5 concert here and the experience was great. Even though the venue is historic in nature the acoustics were very good even for a pop concert. The only thing that could be better would be the security procedures in getting people into the venue. They would be better served by having at least 2 lines of security... More 

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Detroit Lakes, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 12, 2016

Loved that we could walk from the Radisson Blu hotel in downtown Minneapolis. Nice play, lots of fun. You can order a drink in the lobby, and they had lots of options.

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