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Nice Venue however be careful where you sit.

We sat in the front row to the side for the Ambrosia concert. The sound is somewhat distorted due... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
John K
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Gilbert, Arizona
Fox Theater

We went for a back stage tour as part of a see Tucson tour. The representative was very informative... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
nickesquire
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Rancho Mirage, California
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We sat in the front row to the side for the Ambrosia concert. The sound is somewhat distorted due to the size of the small theatre. The people working there said that for the best sound quality to sit towards the back.

Thank John K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for a back stage tour as part of a see Tucson tour. The representative was very informative on the history of the theater going back to the Vaudeville era. My wife, daughter and son-in-law had attended a Xmas show there last year and...More

Thank nickesquire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Fox Theatre is alive and vibrant in downtown Tucson. The theater , opened in 1930, has been lovingly restored inside and out. This is a beautiful building. Check out foxtucson,com for events.

Thank cpazzmore
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Old world art deco and big enough but small enough to make every seat good. Many wonderful shows all year long.

Thank joannrosel
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

Seats comfortable, great sound, view was good, and they have refreshments too. The interior has been remodeled.

Thank Phil B
Reviewed July 24, 2018

The Fox Theater is an excellent venue for concerts. Last fall saw Ronnie MIlsap. More recently saw ABBA by Arrival. Both were very good shows and the sound and stage made the performances all the better. While shopping for tickets for ABBA, I discovered that...More

Thank jacklmc
Reviewed May 16, 2018

We have been to many shows over the years and really enjoy the sound in the Fox theater. I like the second floor seats because I can see very well from almost anywhere. Pricing isn't bad on most shows. You can buy tickets with ease...More

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Reviewed May 8, 2018

My wife and I flew to Tucson from Colorado for the primary purpose of attending a Gordon Lightfoot concert at the Fox Theater. It didn't take long for us to become familiar with the tram system. For a $4.00 day pass, we rode the tram...More

Thank englishchuck
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

We attended a concert at Fox Theatre of Tucson for the first time in April of 2018. Finding the theatre and nearby parking was very easy. The volunteers in the lobby were so welcoming and helpful to us newbies. The inside of the house is...More

Thank LunchWithRuby
Reviewed April 7, 2018

First the Fox is a great restored historic downtown theater and worth visiting just to take in the art deco interior with nods to southwestern colors. But if you know that you will be in the Tucson, check out events scheduled at the Fox. There...More

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June 21, 2015|
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Response from CindyLu8 | Reviewed this property |
Agree with others, best way to get info is to go on their website at foxtucsontheatre org. I have only been there twice and shows range in price but sometimes they have special deals and two for one tickets. It doesn't... More
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January 27, 2015|
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Response from dutchessone | Reviewed this property |
You could stay at the Congress but there are other hotels that might be nicer and most of them will provide transportation if it is within 5 miles. If you are in Worcester - I wish you well! We moved here from Wareham... More
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January 27, 2015|
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Response from TGB40 | Reviewed this property |
Wish I could give you a more definitive answer but the responses from Tucson are much more knowledgeable about their city. If you are staying for a short time I would definitely look into Hotel Congress especially if you... More
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