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1891 Fredonia Opera House

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Address: 9 Church St, Fredonia, NY 14063-1842
Phone Number: +1 716-679-0891
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Tue - Fri 13:00 - 17:00
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Great private tour of this historic place

My sister and I grew up in this small college town in Western New York, so when we returned there with our husbands on our way to a family reunion, we decided to stop overnight so... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 September 2016
Barb B
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Avon, Indiana, United States
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Forestville
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7 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been to several concerts and movies over the years. Offer senior discounts. Nice venue for both

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Avon, Indiana, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

My sister and I grew up in this small college town in Western New York, so when we returned there with our husbands on our way to a family reunion, we decided to stop overnight so we could look around and see how things had changed. I was able to get a private tour set up at the Fredonia Opera... More 

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New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

I absolutely love have something like the 1891 Fredonia Opera House nearby. I have been countless times for live concerts, live screenings of top notch theater productions, movie showings, and showings of operas and plays. I look forward to checking their schedule every few months, and the entertainment is always reasonably priced. The showings of plays and operas on the... More 

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Lily Dale
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

The variety of the shows offered is wonderful. I won't go to any other movie theatre, the setting is very comfortable, the seats are generous in size and not crowded together, lots of leg room. And the bonus is the wonderful film they offer. Check them out for yourself! Also operas, stage plays and musical groupsare offered.

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Thank Gretchen C
Fredonia, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Beautiful, historical building/theater. Many shows,movies, operas and more screened here. We saw Jersey Boys (the movie). Always looking for opportunities to come here for a show.

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South Park Township, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

We were there for the Bach and Beyond music fest for three days. Every seat is great. It's beautifully restored. The acoustics are perfect for classical music. We were even treated to a quick private pre-concert tour by Rick Davis, the venue's executive director, who gave us an excellent of the history of the building and shared with us the... More 

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Fredonia
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

One of the best kept secrets in WNY. The 1891 opera House has been restored to its beautiful original purpose and features plays, shows, concerts, movies, meetings, tours and more. It is efficiently managed by the staff and is always friendly and welcoming to visitors of all ages.

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Fredonia, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015

Our family has attended many shows at the Opera House, Including Peter Yarrow (formerly of Peter, Paul and Mary). It is a beautifully restored facility with excellent care to both the setting and the quality of shows it brings.

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Silver Creek, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

Love to go here for movie night. Best view from front row balcony. The movies are tasteful and the staff is very friendly. Live shows are also a delight and I have gone to a couple of weddings there as well. A plus for the community.

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Fredonia, New York, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015

Excellent!!! I have gone many times to this restored old opera house for movies, live performances, and live via satellite shows from London and the ny met. It is beautifully restored ( most work done by volunteers) with brass fixtures, chandelier and velvet like seating. The opera performances via satellite are fabulous!! I have taken my grandchildren several times to... More 

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