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Address: 325 State Street, New London, CT 06320
Phone Number: +1 860-444-7373
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Come see a show!

I've seen many shows at this theater. Located in downtown New London, it's easy to find (although good luck finding parking) and surrounded by lots of restaurants- so you can eat... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 November 2014
Cindi A
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Franklin, Connecticut
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100 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2015 via mobile

My husband and I like to see the ballets performed here, as well as The Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra. Something definitely worth the venture, and yes it's hard to find street parking but it's downtown New London.... all part of the charm

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Franklin, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2014

I've seen many shows at this theater. Located in downtown New London, it's easy to find (although good luck finding parking) and surrounded by lots of restaurants- so you can eat before the show! Their entertainment varies to music, plays. dance and even classis movies and shows for children. There is something for everyone!

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Mystic, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2014

We went to The Garde last week to see the traveling Broadway show "Jekyll & Hyde". It was spectacular. Talented, enthusiastic and professional actors gave us a great performance. The theater is magnificent, the price for live theater is very reasonable. Don't miss an opportunity to see a show at The Garde. wow.

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Thank Nooney2013
New London, Connecticut
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2014

The revamp on this theatre is amazing! All the hand painting in morroccan style is beautiful. And who doesn't like a glass of wine during the movie? Sitting in the balcony really gives you a great movie experience, but sit on the main floor for live shows.

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Thank tsrlmom
New London, Connecticut
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2014

The Garde Arts Center is a classic spot in Downtown New London CT. They provide a beautiful space to watch movies, fundraise for the community & showcase amazing performances. A must visit during a stay in New London

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Thank Laura B
New London, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014

This is absolutely the best place to enjoy a film. It is state of the art digital with incredible surround sound. Once you see a film here you won't go anywhere else. The stage shows are awesome. Great talent and presentation.

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1 Thank nllaw
New London, Connecticut, Usa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2014

This Arts Center is a beautiful place to attend great plays, symphonies or just a movie. It's located in downtown New London and there are also great restaurants nearby to start off or end the event.

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Thank DeirdreC890
Groton, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2014 via mobile

I have been tithe Garde on numerous occasions to see several different plays, musicals, and once a movie and have always been extremely pleased and more than delighted with my visit. I love going to The Garde during the Christmas season, as they always decorate with style and grace, just beautiful. I took my ten year old daughter and four... More 

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New London, Connecticut
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2013

The Garde is such a warm and welcoming place. My children love to go there for the special events and always have a great time.

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Thank FamilyForever80
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2013

This grand theater provides an amazing array of entertaining options considering the size of New London. The restored Morrocan decor always makes me smile when I'm there. don't miss it.

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