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Majestic Theatre

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Address: 224 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78205-1815
Phone Number: +1 210-226-3333
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Built in 1929, this movie theater is beautifully ornate, featuring a domed...

Built in 1929, this movie theater is beautifully ornate, featuring a domed ceiling painted with stars and clouds.

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Great view from the center Mezzanine

This was my second time at the Majestic and I must say it was much better than the first. We went to see Mr.Tony Bennet and it was wonderful. The first time I was here I was with... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Kerrville, Texas
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Kerrville, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was my second time at the Majestic and I must say it was much better than the first. We went to see Mr.Tony Bennet and it was wonderful. The first time I was here I was with a friend in a wheelchair and we were on the floor at the very back. This time we bought tickets in the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I got front seats to hear this Icon sing some of his songs especially at this theater that was able to give that special moment of my experience in listening TONY sing at his young age of 90. Let me tell you to you that have never heard him sing at the end without a microphone everyone stopped breathing just... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have attended two concerts here: Yanni in March 2016 and Willie Nelson in November 2016. The building cannot be beat for architecture in the grand tradition. Both performers offered concerts in venues closer to our home (we live in Fort Worth), but the Majestic is my favorite venue for ease of access, seating, and style.

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Thank maryhear
San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Majestic is a beautiful old theatre that is truly historic. The ceilings are painted to make you truly believe you're outdoors under the stars. TONS of great shows are at the theatre constantly and it's a great date night!

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San Antonio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Theatre has character and the billing of NYC Broadway. Its a must visit, the website is always uptodate, and offer great steals.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to see Cabaret while in San Antonio and I have to say the show itself was amazing! I would go again for sure - it was our first time seeing Cabaret. The Majestic - WOW! I love these types of smaller theatres! They are so intimate and every seat in the house is perfect! The old world feel... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful venue, but setting is really tight. So uncomfortable we left early. Have been there for other shows and setting is issue.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love the Majestic! It has old world charm! It is well maintained and every seat is a good seat. The only drawback is finding entertainment that I want to see. The acoustics are phenomenal! The architecture is second to none and a hidden gem in San Antonio. If in the area, do stop by. You won't be disappointed!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This old movie theater had just gorgeous balconies and ceilings that was most common in the 30's and 40's. This is now a theater that has been restored to it's old glory and now shows New York plays and musicals. Gorgeous environment

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Theater is a must see if you are in San Antonio,you won't find something like this no where.The architect who designed this Theater was given a free pass to build this.When you sit in your chair and look up ,you will see what it seem a endless sky,the pictures little houses and towers are build around the Theater,part of... More 

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