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Mount Baker Theatre

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Address: 104 N Commercial St, Bellingham, WA 98225-4408
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+1 360-733-5793
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10:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Fri 10:00 - 18:00

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music venue

I love the Mount Baker Theater and have always enjoyed live music there. The theater is absolutely gorgeous, the seats are comfortable, the volunteers are extremely friendly and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
JoAnn V
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Bellingham

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Bellingham
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I love the Mount Baker Theater and have always enjoyed live music there. The theater is absolutely gorgeous, the seats are comfortable, the volunteers are extremely friendly and helpful and the ladies bathroom always has a volunteer directing traffic on busy nights which is a great thing if you happen to be female. Everyone should have access to a theater... More 

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Thank JoAnn V
Bellingham, Washington
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

this theater is very well maintained. it is beautiful. the restrooms are always clean and the ushers are always friendly.

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Thank shelleyknebel
Vancouver, Canada
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

What a gorgeous space. We didn't know about this theatre or its impressive line-up of talent coming through. We'll be back!

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Thank Karen G
Ferndale, Washington
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Enjoying events at the theater is always a wonderful thing to look forward to. You don't just attend a concert, production or other offerings. You are treated to a special time of experiencing culture and performance in your visit. We in Bellingham are so lucky to have this wonderfully restored theater. It transports one to another era when theaters such... More 

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Thank Mardorbar
Bellingham, Washington
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Not only beautiful restoration of an old theatre but viewing from most seats is very good to excellent. The sound, especially for music productions is outstanding. you just can't do better unless you travel to London or Vancouver BC and even there this theatre would be on par. 10 stars

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Thank tuppy2009
Bellingham
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17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

A beautiful old theater with pretty good acoustics...they often get big-name performers on their way between Seattle and Vancouver.

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Marysville, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

What a great piece of Bellingham history! Our docent was very informative. This theater opened in 1927. The ceilings in the main hallway are magnificent! They are not wood but plaster expertly painted using feathers. The theme as you enter is of a Captain's quarters aboard a Spanish vessel. The chandeliers and lighting in the main theater are beautifully done!... More 

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Thank Diana R
Bellingham, Washington
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127 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

I have seen some rock artists , and some ballets ( nutcracker ) but never a movie - it is a gorgeous restored movie palace - the wood work and decor is amazing from a lost era

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Thank mike s
Bellingham, Washington
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159 reviews
57 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

This beautifully restored theatre built in 1927 in an Art Deco/Moorish/Iberian vein, was designed by Robert Reamer who also designed the 5th Ave Theater in Seattle. A 1500 plus seat old movie house theater venue, restored, upgraded, and made ready for the 21st century in grand fashion. A bigger stage was added around 2006 to accommodate bigger productions, along with... More 

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Camano Island, Washington
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

A local ballet company was performing, but the advertisement for the ballet didn't mention that it was amateur. I went with completely wrong expectations. We basically watched a group of people do the same 20 or so ballet moves for 1.5 hours. The show was too long for anyone except family members to enjoy. I would have enjoyed it much... More 

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