We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Gallo Center for the Arts

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: 1000 I St, Modesto, CA 95354-2381
Phone Number:
+1 209-338-2100
Website
Today
10:00 - 18:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Mon - Fri 10:00 - 18:00
Sat 12:00 - 18:00

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 239 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 202
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Classy and Elegant

I have attended many different shows at the Gallo Center for Arts. The place is always clean. The staff is very professional and helpful. The efforts of the management team to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Caroline M
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review

239 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 238: English reviews
Level Contributor
17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I have attended many different shows at the Gallo Center for Arts. The place is always clean. The staff is very professional and helpful. The efforts of the management team to bring famous artists and shows are to be commended!

Helpful?
Thank Caroline M
Patterson
Level Contributor
18 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Gallo Center is amazing and I always enjoy every show. As a contributing member I am always treated so special and they have appreciation receptions that are number one. So glad we have the Arts in Modesto!

Helpful?
Thank 358kathleeng
MODESTO
Level Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We attend performances several times a year - Have always enjoyed it. The facility is awesome - not a bad seat in either theater. Sometimes we take our grandchildren- or friends. I took my elementary school children (I'm a teacher) two or three times during the school year. What a blessing to have such a high quality facility to draw... More 

Helpful?
Thank jeanner1953
Modesto, California
Level Contributor
13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have been attending a wide variety of productions for years. The center provides something for everyone - outstanding symphony, guest musicians, rock, country, comedy, dance, educational/entertainment for kids. I would venture to say that if the genre can appear on stage, the Gallo will have it sometime during the year. Our last show was Louis Black comedy. The main... More 

Helpful?
Thank cencaljim
Modesto, California
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

State of the art theater. Excellent lighting, sound, acoustics, and seating. I have seen plays, standup comedians, concerts, and guest speakers - always a great time. Top level accommodations. Artists who have played at the Gallo have commented how wonderful the theater is.

Helpful?
Thank rheisel
Modesto, California
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Always a special evening here. 5 Stars! Well worth the price and drive. Beautiful theaters, lots of performance variety.

Helpful?
Thank diannabates
Modesto, California
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been here many times. Their mixture of music and other entertainment is the best. There is not a bad seat in the house. It is always a pleasure to be going there. There are too many venue's to mention. But I have never had a bad experience.

Helpful?
Thank shugarj
Modesto, California
Level Contributor
286 reviews
124 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This 1600-seat performing arts center in downtown Modesto debuted in 2007. It has become the home of the Modesto Symphony Orchestra, Townsend Opera Players, Central West Ballet. It has hosted Broadway-type musicals (Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat), comedians (George Lopez), many musicians (Kris Kristofferson, Chicago, Creedence Clearwater). I am a subscriber. Parking is easily available at several garages close... More 

Helpful?
Thank MGN777
Level Contributor
28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Great show from some TV faces. The venue is pretty comfortable. The entertainment is always good. I'll be back.

Helpful?
Thank Cynthia W
Modesto, California
Level Contributor
16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We recently attended performances of In the Mood and Masters of Soul. The sound is too loud. It is harmful to our hearing. We are members of MCCA and have been since it was the first resident company at Gallo. We have told friends and family of the sophiscated sound at GCA. No need to turn up the volumne to... More 

Helpful?
Thank Darrell S

Travellers who viewed Gallo Center for the Arts also viewed

 

Been to Gallo Center for the Arts? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Gallo Center for the Arts staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?