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Scranton Cultural Center

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Always a pleasure to visit.

Attended a Schemel Forum (Univ. of Scranton) presentation on a famous musician by a doctor who is a... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
spc354
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Clarks Summit, PA
Celebrating Scranton

What a magnificent building. I was at a function celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Scranton... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
Joseph M
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Daleville, United States
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Performing Arts Center and Event Venue. Weddings, Showers, Parties, Fundraisers, Brunches, Lunches and Dinners. Meetings and Conference Rooms and Spaces. National Broadway, Concert and Comedy Tours, Theatre, Classical, Dance, Ballet. Food, Wine and...more
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420 N Washington Ave, Scranton, PA 18503-1306
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband and I recently attended a production at the cultural center. The show was fantastic. Finding our seats and navigating through the center is relatively easy and the ushers were pleasent and helpful. However ten minutes after we sat down I started to itch....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Jason H, Manager at Scranton Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. The interior damage you see, the peeling walls and other issues, are due to water infiltration from the exterior caused by an improperly designed roof and gutter system. The exterior must be addressed...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018

Attended a Schemel Forum (Univ. of Scranton) presentation on a famous musician by a doctor who is a psychiatric by profession and also plays piano at the professional level. It was great to hear the music played and listen to an analysis of the composer's...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank spc354
Reviewed 25 June 2018

What a magnificent building. I was at a function celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Scranton Chamber of Commerce. The accommodations were spectacular. If you ever get an opportunity to attend a play or an other festivity I highly recommend you check out this Architectural...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 18 May 2018

We are Broadway season ticket holders for 3 years now. The shows are fabulous, staff great. However, the interior walls are peeling, seats are very uncomfortable since they are so old, pitch to get up the seats is scary and many folks fall while climbing....More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Jason H, Manager at Scranton Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Thank you for taking the time to discuss these issues with us. The interior damage you see, the peeling walls and other issues, are due to water infiltration from the exterior caused by an improperly designed roof and gutter system. The exterior must be addressed...More

Reviewed 3 May 2018

I attended a business reception at the center, The center has potential but has not had much of a renovation or face lift. The staff was pleasant and the food was fine. I would not hold my own reception here unless my budget was restricted...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Jay G
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Show was fabulous but theatre is old and needs rehab not to mention seats are criplpling. The paint is peeling and staff not very friendly.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank nmr414
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is one of the most beautiful, elegant structures in NEPA! The workmanship is incredible, it's old and needs a little TLC but it still an amazing place. We love seeing plays there and have been at several different affairs. Last spring, we were at...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

Don't miss this exceptional site. See a Broadway show enjoy a concert or local dance company. There is no finer place in the northeast Pennsylvania to enjoy an event. Come in and tour this magnificent facility.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

This is a great venue, but my favorite visit was the "tour". With a volunteer you get to travel the entire building and learn so much. We even got to go in the orchestra pit!

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

This is one of the nicest wedding venues in Scranton. They offer several different caterers so that you can always pick a menu you & your guest will enjoy. It is a little pricey to rent but it is a beautiful building seeped in Scranton...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Fingerlakes09
8 March 2017|
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Response from Jason H | Property representative |
The Scranton Cultural Center and its partners generally announce our season in late May or early June of each year. Please check the website around that time and sign up for our email list to learn more about future... More
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ChristinePtravel
1 January 2017|
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There are convenience fees to order online or over the phone. If you order through Ticketmaster (our current provider) the fees vary depending on the show and price of the tickets. The online fees are the same as the phone... More
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