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Tampa Theatre

711 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602-4435
+1 813-274-8981
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Amazing to see!

Fabulous for events, movies, great location. A must see for a Tampa visit. Can not say enough... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Amy L
Tampa, Florida
via mobile

Been there for both , Loved it every time , it was redone some years back and is a very nice place... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Tampa, Florida
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711 N Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602-4435
+1 813-274-8981
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fabulous for events, movies, great location. A must see for a Tampa visit. Can not say enough great about the gorgeous architecture and history.

Thank Amy L
Reviewed 3 days ago

Been there for both , Loved it every time , it was redone some years back and is a very nice place to go on a date. they also sale draft bud or bud lite. which I enjoyed at the concert for Annie Lenox. really...More

Thank C C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

From the moment you walk in you are transported to a time when attention to every single detail was made. I've never been to a theatre I love more! The smaller size makes every event more special and intimate. The over the top historic design...More

Thank Nikki C
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a must see for fans of the 1920's silent movie culture and the great entertainment palaces enjoyed by even the ordinary people. First is the charming ticket booth and then the walk up the Spanish tiled floor into the lobby. The garish original...More

Thank madamemj
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the perfect place for a romantic date. The opulent theatre dates back to 1926 and has been renovated numerous times since then. But its spectacular architecture and ambiance lives on. It's a hidden jewel. Many people haven't even heard of it despite all...More

Thank divaonthego2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Built in 1926 it is among America’s most elaborate movie palaces. The Tampa Theatre today is a protected community landmark. The Theatre is managed by the not-for-profit Tampa Theatre Foundation and hosts more than 600 events each year, including first-run and classic films, concerts, special...More

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are more and more reasons to visit downtown Tampa and this afternoon we found yet another. This place is a treat. A movie, yes, but more than that, a beautiful destination taking you back to a special place in time when buildings were wonderfully...More

Thank walkflyeatsleep
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is incredible. Just go. There is a guy who plays organ before the movie, they have signature cocktails, it's awesome

Thank Justin D
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is a very historic theater. It is a must for all too see. They show movies that are famous from many years ago.

Thank Angelica B
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This is a great old theater, before the movie starts they play the old Oregon. You can also take a haunted tour of the theater.

Thank Alex P
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Marie R
We are attending a book signing in May. Where is a good place to park? Across the street at UT? We are coming from Lakeland. Going to eat at Mis en Plase first. Thank you for answering ASAP MARIE RUMPH
16 April 2017|
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Response from Jill W | Property representative |
Hi Marie! It looks like your fellow visitors have given some great answers, and we at Tampa Theatre would agree: your best bets are the on-street metered spots on Zack and Polk between Franklin and Florida avenues - which... More
Carly M
What kind of a show did you see that included a Wurlitzer Organ? MY husband would love that!
5 January 2017|
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Response from Jill W | Property representative |
Hi Carly! Tampa Theatre still has its original 1926 Mighty Wurlitzer Theatre Organ. We have a group of volunteer organists who play it for about 15 minutes before nearly every film we show. We also go "back to our roots" as... More
Timothy V
Is there a way to tour or get in for free? I see there is a ticket booth before the entrance, we just want to see the architecture and theatre and go.
31 December 2015|
Response from LindsLW |
The theatre offers public tours on a Tuesday and Saturday of every month in which you can have a look around as well as detailed information about the building at its history. Other times to check out the building are during... More