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Hershey Theatre

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Address: 15 E Caracas Ave, Hershey, PA 17033-1412
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+1 717-534-3412
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09:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:00

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I saw a show here at Christmas time and it was great. There isnt a bad seat in the house, and the theatre is beautiful. The seats are a little small for a 6 foot 5 guy like me... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 January 2017
andrewkemp
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30 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

I saw a show here at Christmas time and it was great. There isnt a bad seat in the house, and the theatre is beautiful. The seats are a little small for a 6 foot 5 guy like me, but my 5'7 wife was very comfortable. Parking was easy and took no time to leave the venue after the show.... More 

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Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

I have been to several events at the Hershey Theatre and consider this one of my least favorite venues. The facility is beautiful. The staff and policies, not so much. We always have to stand outside like cattle until they decide to open the doors to the facility. Once the doors are open, you'll wait in the lobby area like... More 

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Thank Kidsaregone65
King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Went to a Piano Guys concert at the Hershey Theater. It is a beautiful old theater. They have free parking which is great although it is a bit hard to get in and out. All the seats have a good view. It is a good venue for events.

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Thank AmyD1204
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

We went to an event last night. There was plenty of parking available, the lines moved quickly to get us in out of the cold, the staff were all very pleasant, and the theater is beautiful.

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Thank Karen M
Hershey, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Have been to many shows here, from comedy shows to musicals to concerts. The venue is gorgeous and a nod to some of the best theaters anywhere. A real treasure!

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Thank Corey_C19
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

First-time patron: A steep learning curve! Yes, the theater is beautiful..., but who can see it? You wait like herded cattle and then are unceremoniously pushed out following a poorly acoustically modulated performance. I don't care how strongly the theatre's staff makes the statement online, and I read it, but the Theatre's entry and exit logistics are horrible. Experienced cold... More 

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Hershey, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Beautiful theatre with a wonderful interior. I've been here several times for concerts and classic movies, but they also show broadway shows, entertainers, dancers and so much more! Even if you're far from the screen or stage, I still feel like there is always a great seat in the entire place. Staff is friendly and helpful, parking is abundant, and... More 

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Thank theladyisacat
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

Beautiful building and interior. One can see and hear well from any seat. Friendly nice people. Performances are first rate. I felt like in NYC. Parking is very convenient and near.

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Thank Lewis S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

The theater was lovely and we literally had the worst seat in the house (no one behind us) and we still had sufficient food room and could see the stage no problem. This theater has a lot of beautiful architecture to admire. The people that worked there were very nice and one German guy, which I remembered his name, but... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Stay at the Hersey Hotel if your pocket book can afford it...absolutely lovely hotel...people are very helpful and friendly...THIS IS A MUST if only just to walk around and buy all means purchase candy for the candy store in this hotel...delicious!!! Also touring the Choc Factory was fun even for adults but cute...Now the Hersey Mansion is a MUST see...wow!... More 

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