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The Lion King

200 W 45th St, Minskoff Theatre, New York City, NY 10036-3901
+1 866-870-2717
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Experience the stunning artistry, the unforgettable music and the exhilarating choreography of this musical theater phenomenon-one of the most awe-inspiring productions ever brought to life on stage. A remarkable tale of hope and adventure, THE LION KING has found its way into the hearts of millions. As The New York Times says, "There is simply nothing else like it." Now is the time to join the circle of life at THE LION KING, The Award-Winning Best Musical, playing on Broadway eight times a week at the Minskoff Theatre. The show running time is 2 hours 30 minutes. Performance times vary by season, please visit our website for current performance dates and times.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“broadway show” (396 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
200 W 45th St, Minskoff Theatre, New York City, NY 10036-3901
+1 866-870-2717
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Reviewed yesterday

Took my 13 year old to see the show this past weekend on Friday - she loved it more than I expected. It is visually stunning. I would recommend seats on the first floor versus the Mezzanine. Any seat, anywhere will deliver a great show....More

Thank Scubagirl999
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The classic Disney show with a long broadway history still doesn’t disappoint. Ingenious costumes are only matched by very talented actors. Musical score and orchestra are wonderful!!! The show is captivating for all ages as evident by the fact we did not hear any kid...More

Thank Travelwld
Reviewed 2 days ago

Mesmerizing! Show was spellbounding. Only :( too expensive. Even though I enjoyed the show but felt bad afterword for the amount of Money spent for one show. I did not like the part that theatre goers were watched like a ?? to prevent picture taking....More

Thank Carole P
Reviewed 4 days ago

Dont get me wrong, this is a very good production and i enjoyed it. I dont need to tell you about the costumes and everything else every other review will tell you about how wonderful it is.... and its true. I was front row of...More

Thank TheWaddy
Reviewed 1 week ago

This review is going to be contrarian given the almost uniformly top ratings for this musical, but although our family enjoyed the show, we weren't wowed by it. (Our Sunday evening show had at least five understudies performing major characters, which was disappointing and could...More

Thank JK4321
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This show is visually stunning. The costumes are amazing. It is very well put together and was a joy to watch. Definitely something for all ages. Worth the visit.

Thank Andre J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I look be this renovated theater. The seats were very comfortable. I have bad eyesight and we sat up in the mezzanine, so it was at times hard to see the stage. The costumes were great, the cast was talented. It’s a new classic on...More

Thank Kelsey S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Being a huge Disney fan I was thrilled my husband purchased tickets to see The Lion King. Highly recommend purchasing tickets in advance because it does sell out. We sat beside the aisle and were amazed with all the performers you came down the aisles...More

Thank Nadia A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this show was incredible! Worth every penny. I'd recommend a seat in the middle section and an aisle if you can. The performance blew me away.

Thank JackieNuz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was abit cynical about going to see The Lion King, not being a big fan of the movie. However this production is outstanding and you can only but admire the entire performance, from the props, the lighting, the staging and the singing. The show...More

Thank KiwiTraveler23
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22 January 2018|
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Response from TravelBuddy80 | Reviewed this property |
Tickets are usually available on the same day you choose to go see it but if you're looking to save money you should buy them a head of time.
Karina H
18 December 2017|
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Response from Tomek W | Reviewed this property |
Hi, i depends on budget, but i always stay in W hotel on times squere. Great location.
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Response from Susan M | Reviewed this property |
Definitely need at least 3 hours after the show I would do 3 1/2 to account for getting out, getting a cab and traffic!