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The Colonial Theatre

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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The Center Piece of a Great Night Out!

If you like concerts, comedy, and awesome movies but are tired of driving into the city, try the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
1966brad
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Royersford, Pennsylvania
Restored old theater

Great place to see a show. Theater is being restored to it's former glory. Nice music and movie... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Bob0229
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Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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The 658-seat Colonial Theatre is located in the heart of downtown Phoenixville, Pennsylvania at 227 Bridge Street. Opened in 1903, the Colonial is the last surviving of four theatres once existing in the borough and is the only theatre of its kind...more
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227 Bridge St, Phoenixville, PA 19460-3449
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Reviewed yesterday

If you like concerts, comedy, and awesome movies but are tired of driving into the city, try the Colonial. The main drag of Phoenixville has seen a revival, and planning a night out in one of the many diverse eateries/bars on Bridge Street should be...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 1966brad
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Great place to see a show. Theater is being restored to it's former glory. Nice music and movie venue. Plenty of bars and restaurants in the area for before and after show.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bob0229
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

You have to come and experience the Colonial for yourself. Its FABULOUS! Food, Drinks and so much FUN!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank pattihy619
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went to see Los Lobos. We made the decision at the last minute and so seats together were few and far between so we had to sit in the back row of the balcony. The balcony seats don't have much leg...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank poliver319
Colonial_Theatre, Public Relations Manager at The Colonial Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 18 October 2018

We've been going to the Colonial Theater periodically for years. It was always a great outing. Some time ago, they took over the bank next door and made several small theaters with comfortable seating and added alcohol sales (beer and wine anyway). This is by...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank b d
Colonial_Theatre, Public Relations Manager at The Colonial Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Thank you for the great review! We're happy that you enjoy the Colonial and the movies and events we offer! You're right - getting to town a little early is always a good plan for parking. The best part about that is that there's lots...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The Colonial has been around forever! Home of the campy 50's movie, The Blob. Tons of great movies and shows for both kids and adults. Located in the center of the action in Phoenixville. Beautiful architecture being preserved by a dedicated staff and group of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank sewcrazeee
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

I had been meaning to visit The Colonial Theatre, and since February I have been there 4 times. It has so much more charm than the big multiplex theatres. It has been an integral part of Bridge Street and the history of Phoenixville. And you...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank tilliesue04
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Terrific, charming, fantastic theater with old-world charm. Reasonable prices, comfortable and clean. Love going there, although leave yourself time to find parking in town. That’s always an issue in Phoenixville.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank valentina604
Colonial_Theatre, Public Relations Manager at The Colonial Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you!

Reviewed 2 January 2018

Have been there multiple times for a variety of concerts. Great venue for concerts. Parking can be problematic in Phoenixville, but well worth it.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank rosssemd
Colonial_Theatre, Public Relations Manager at The Colonial Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you!

Reviewed 19 December 2017

We went to see a concert at the theater and will NEVER return. Parking was absolutely horrible. There are so many restaurants that all the spaces in public lots are taken. Hundreds of cars milling around looking for nonexistent spots. I asked a guy who...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Delcogeesewatcher
Colonial_Theatre, Public Relations Manager at The Colonial Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Hello, We are very sorry that you did not enjoy your visit to the theatre and Phoenixville. As with any entertainment venue located in a popular destination, parking can be problematic especially near the holidays. There are several parking lots surrounding our venue and (much...More

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anaid1230
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Response from Colonial_Theatre | Property representative |
Hi there! Yes, there are plenty of great restaurants within walking distance of the the Colonial; Rec Room Root Down Taste Vegan PJ Ryan's Molly Maguire's Great American Pub Bistro on Bridge Black Lab... More
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