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Paramount Theatre

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Address: 352 Cypress St, Abilene, TX 79601-5821
Phone Number: +1 325-676-9620
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This is a landmark theatre. They have many different kinds of entertainment. It is beautiful inside. Small snack bar in basement. You will enjoy visiting it.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 October 2016
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abilene, TX
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Odessa, Texas
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So heres what we experienced at The Abilene Ballet by the Blonde woman at the front lobby! Actually still stunned and shocked at her Epic ignorants and complete lack of human compassion and understanding for a child with Autism! Guess you were as equally shocked when an adult grandmother ripped you over your hateful stupidity! I NEVER will ever attend... More 

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Tuscola, Texas, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful downtown attraction. Well matinee and plenty of great movies. I especially like it when they have a great nostalgic movie. Locals love it. You will to

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Thank Justin C
abilene, TX
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is a landmark theatre. They have many different kinds of entertainment. It is beautiful inside. Small snack bar in basement. You will enjoy visiting it.

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Clyde, Texas
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is a beautifully restored theatre, used for many different events. Live theatre, classic movies, even wedding receptions. Have attended many events there and it is aways a great experience. Clean, with a concession stand the is much more reasonable than you average theatre.

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Thank Priscilla G
Abilene, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Like some other older downtown theaters in the U.S., the Paramount has become a special events venue which also shows vintage films on a limited basis, and is run by a civic trust nowadays. Even if you can't spare the time to take in a show when you're in town, try to allot some time to view the interior of... More 

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Abilene, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great atmosphere for family movie night. Loved watching old movie on large screen. The only thing is new comfortable seats are needed

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Abilene, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Old fashioned like I have never experienced before. You feel like you are back to the future. Great atmosphere great experience. A must see while in Abilene.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

The Paramount is an historic 1930 theatre and was perfectly restored several years ago. They show classic movies here all year long and if you go on a Friday evening, you can also hear the renowned Robert Holladay give a fascinating 30-minute lecture about the movie being shown. There is a concession stand. It's a great place to see your... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

The Paramount is a fully restored, unbelievably gorgeous old theatre. No matter what you see there, it's going to be better just because of the setting.

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Abilene, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

I took my children to this theater a few times during the CALF Festival and it was just amazing. It's a beautiful theater- you don't see places like this anymore! Concessions were reasonably priced...only downside would be chairs can be a little uncomfortable and harder for kiddos to see compared to some newer theaters. Still, I'd recommend it and I... More 

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