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Vintage Theater in Journal Square

Absolutely stunning interior that's still undergoing remodeling and refurbishing; a real gem to... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2018
Union City, New Jersey
Classic historic theater.

This location is worth a visit. Especially if you like historic architecture. One of the few great... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2018
Cranford, New Jersey
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Aug 11, 2018
“Vintage Theater in Journal Square”
Apr 2, 2018
“Classic historic theater.”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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54 Journal Sq, Jersey City, NJ 07306-4003
+1 201-798-6055
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Reviewed August 11, 2018

Absolutely stunning interior that's still undergoing remodeling and refurbishing; a real gem to have in the city and worthwhile to visit if you're in the area. Check their website for screenings (classic films, with some live shows included). Try to go when they have the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

This location is worth a visit. Especially if you like historic architecture. One of the few great buildings that did not get destroyed.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed January 23, 2018

Nice but usually not much to see if there is not an event going on. Don't skip going next door for a hot dog at Blvd Hot Dogs.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2017

Lots to see in there on the ceiling and walls. Has a powerful large theatre organ that is used before shows and for movies.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed September 22, 2017

This is very old building. I watched a movie many years ago in it, It is no longer used as a movie the

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

There are few remaining places where iconic beauty and excellence shine the light of a glorious past into the freakish world of hectic contemporary society. Simply, it's just so grand!

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank John L
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Wonderfully restored venue for viewing a movie, especially when the music of the pipe organ accompanies a silent film! Also, a great space for live music!

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed April 29, 2017

I attended a wedding there and the place is really the coolest. It was built 1929 the same year my mom was born! I just cannot even imagine anyone trying to build a gem like this now, it just couldn't be done. The restoration is...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed January 11, 2017

Saw Star Wars here. Nice spot for seeing a movie. Average prices and like all of them, overpriced popcorn.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank joseph f
Reviewed September 26, 2016

O.K. I grew up here and my early memories of going to the movies with my family center on the Lowe's so I have a bias. That being said anyone who loves old picture palaces has to go to a screening here. The auditorium is...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Cynthia L
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Hi! Will there be any performances at the Lowe's in Jersey City March 25 -26?