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The Senator Theatre

Open Now: 12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Open today: 12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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A Step Back in Time

The grandeur of this nostalgic theater is preserved and amazes me. Just look up at the ceiling in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Abingdon, Maryland
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Historic old movie house

Nice historic movie house with charm and character. Free parking a short walk down York Road in a... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
Clarksville, MD
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Listed in the National Register of Historic Places, The Senator opened on October 5th, 1939 as a single screen movie house. It is a historic Art-Deco movie theatre designed by John J. Zink. The Senator reopened on Thursday, October 10th, 2013 with 4...more
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5904 York Rd, Baltimore, MD 21212-3026
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The grandeur of this nostalgic theater is preserved and amazes me. Just look up at the ceiling in the rotunda foyer. They have kiosks inside to buy your tickets in advanced. The atmosphere is gorgeous and worth the visit. They have snacks and alcoholic beverages....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 26 September 2018

Nice historic movie house with charm and character. Free parking a short walk down York Road in a medical building lot. We saw a movie in one of the smaller theaters and seats were comfortable and cushioned with drink holders. Not super comfortable like the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

We come here often to see movies. The employees are friendly and the theater is wonderful! The movie/snack prices are great-not too high. Love that you can eat delicious Clark burgers and drink local beer while enjoying a movie. Support the Senator!!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jill T
Reviewed 2 April 2018

There may well be no better place to see a film in Baltimore. A classic movie house, with its original decor, and patrons who respect the art of film making. The Senator has panache, élan, understated elegance, and is, quite simply, a true pleasure to...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank EricA955
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Ok, so this place is really unique... we are not from Baltimore so we have never been here before and had no idea this Movie “Theater” is actually a real theater like as in Broadway (Not that fabulous though). It is not in the best...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 604seanb
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

If you like movies and appreciate a true movie theatre, do yourself a favor and go to The Senator. Baltimore’s favorite cinema shows regular blockbuster feature films as well as a tantalizing array of oldies but goodies. I grew up going to The Senator and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Anne H
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Enjoy yourself in a 900 seat auditorium, with wall deco decorations from the opening day, 1939. With a 40 foot screen and a state of the art sound and projection systems, you will have a wonderful experience. I have been going there for the last...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Charles H
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

I love The Senator! We try to always go here rather than a chain theater. The ambiance and decor simply cannot be beat. When Star Wars Episode VII came out, we saw that opening night, and they had musicians on stage playing the soundtrack before...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank jtd217
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Some movies were made to be seen on a huge screen with great sound and shared with a live audience. This is not your average Netflix movie experience. History, art deco, a restored movie palace. Your kids have never seen anything like this. And they...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Fronda J
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We saw the new Guardians of the galaxy film on the big screen. We ordered burgers from Clark burger. You are allowed to bring the food from Clark Burger into the theater. We ate it at the tables in the back row during the film....More

Date of experience: May 2017
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