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The Lion King

200 W 45th St, Minskoff Theatre, New York City, NY 10036-3901
+1 866-870-2717
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Experience the stunning artistry, the unforgettable music and the exhilarating choreography of this musical theater phenomenon-one of the most awe-inspiring productions ever brought to life on stage. A remarkable tale of hope and adventure, THE LION KING has found its way into the hearts of millions. As The New York Times says, "There is simply nothing else like it." Now is the time to join the circle of life at THE LION KING, The Award-Winning Best Musical, playing on Broadway eight times a week at the Minskoff Theatre. The show running time is 2 hours 30 minutes. Performance times vary by season, please visit our website for current performance dates and times.
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  • Average3%
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“broadway show” (397 reviews)
“all ages” (317 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
200 W 45th St, Minskoff Theatre, New York City, NY 10036-3901
+1 866-870-2717
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I took my daughter to see The Lion King 15 years ago and it was fantastic. Today, the young Simba (on February 16, 2017 as there are two) could NOT sing OR act. The songs were not completely sung by the actors but rather cut...More

Thank aeparrington
Reviewed 3 days ago

Fantastic show, great for both young and old. Best thing we did in NYC. The stage appears to be designed to give best views from downstairs, middle seats of rows M to R (not necessarily the most expensive ones).

Thank HillJas
Reviewed 4 days ago

We saw The Lion King in Australia about 12 years ago, and when trying to decide which show to see in NYC, it came top of the list. It was wonderful. The cast and orchestra were brilliant and the show itself is just spectacular. Great...More

Thank Erkimi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must see! The costumes are incredible and the storyline is thought provoking! Best broadway show I’ve seen. Kids love it, and should hold their attention the whole time!

Thank kelseymacdonald45
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an amazing show! The cast was phenomenal. Singing, dancing, acting, it had it all. A truly must see performance.

Thank starzabove9
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing show! The lion king on Broadway was out of this world. We had such a fab evening. The show was unreal. The costumes, actors, orchestra, singing is all just amazing! I was quite emotional a few times! It was my brother's first time seeing...More

Thank Michelle F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My and my husband was fortunate enough to get last minute tickets to the show, we did find the cost expensive however once you have seen the show you understand why! The performance was spectacular - I also felt very emotional at times! Even my...More

Thank laura1192
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our big splurge for our NYC trip. It was 3 teachers going, so we were on a budget. Our flight was $240pp, our apartment was $280pp and the tickets 6 rows from the stage were $212pp! It was worth the splurge and made...More

Thank RoseTroy3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my first time seeing a show on Broadway and it did not disappoint. The theater was big but easy to navigate. The ushers were helpful in getting us where we needed to go. The show itself was amazing with beautiful costumes, wonderful performances,...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The second Broadway I saw, After alladin. Luckily managed to get tickets during the NYC Broadway week. The Broadway does meet up to all the hype. Amazing set up, costumes, well managed theater, bright and colorful. Fit for all age groups. I got the tickets...More

Thank architamodi1
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January 30, 2018|
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Response from rosmere1 | Reviewed this property |
Got ours in a theatre booth in new york. Not sure how much commission they charge. sorry.
January 21, 2018|
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Response from Lanadel | Reviewed this property |
Hi , I would book as soon as you can so you can guarantee good seats and of course your preferred booking date enjoy
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Hi, i depends on budget, but i always stay in W hotel on times squere. Great location.
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