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.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Art Deco Treasure from the 1920s

We first viewed movies at the Theatre several years ago before the renovation. We were excited to... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2015
sherrieseg
,
Long Beach, California
A Treasure of a Movie Theatre

We had a free afternoon after a volleyball tournament at the convention center and walked to the... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
Dee A
,
Boulder, Colorado
via mobile
Read all 6 reviews
5
All photos (5)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible16%
1 week ago
“The air conditioning was broke. It was hot and humid. When we complained they said they told us when we came in. Liars”
28 May 2018
“A Treasure of a Movie Theatre”
About
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
21°
11°
Oct
18°
Nov
17°
Dec
Contact
2025 E 4th St, Long Beach, CA 90814-1001
Website
+1 562-438-5435
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Long Beach
from US$ 73.50
More Info
The Queen Mary
51 Reviews
from US$ 24.89
More Info
from US$ 135.00
More Info
from US$ 119.00
More Info
Reviews (6)
Filter reviews
6 results
Traveller rating
4
1
0
0
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
4
1
0
0
1
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Make sure it's fixed before you go! They won't give refunds once you see part of the movie! The manager is a liar and can't keep her story straight. Did they know at 12 pm or 3 pm or 6 pm when I got there?...More

Thank Jeannine W
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

We had a free afternoon after a volleyball tournament at the convention center and walked to the Art Theatre to see the RBG documentary. Such a wonderful community treasure: Art Deco architecture, old school theatre that’s been around since the 1920s, cold beer and popcorn,...More

Thank Dee A
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful Art Deco building in the heart of "Fourth Street Retro Row" long beach. Definitely worth coming to check out the exterior. Interior. And catching an indie film or whatever is currently playing. So much to do and see in the area...More

1  Thank TitanHermes
Reviewed 26 January 2016

Be sure to look for documentaries.usually have them on the weekends. Theater is almost never crowded

1  Thank Fred M
Reviewed 6 October 2015

I visited the Art Theatre for an afternoon film showing and fell completely in love with the place. From the friendly guy selling tickets and popcorn, to the beautiful décor, comfy seats and even the classic pre-show cartoon/ad – it was all charming. It is...More

1  Thank MissJDoe
Reviewed 22 February 2015

We first viewed movies at the Theatre several years ago before the renovation. We were excited to know that a key piece of history and architecture would be salvaged for an appreciative audience. Generally, indies and other "off the beaten path" movies are shown with...More

1  Thank sherrieseg
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 58 nearby hotels
Beach Plaza Hotel
82 reviews
.91 km away
Royal Inn Motel Long Beach
48 reviews
1.17 km away
Vagabond Inn Convention Center Long Beach
134 reviews
1.47 km away
Travelodge by Wyndham Long Beach Convention Center
164 reviews
1.70 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,246 nearby restaurants
Lola's Mexican Cuisine
108 reviews
.04 km away
Aji Peruvian Fusion
39 reviews
.28 km away
Social List
36 reviews
.05 km away
Number Nine
29 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 203 nearby attractions
Long Beach Museum of Art
108 reviews
.98 km away
Museum of Latin American Art
101 reviews
1.24 km away
Bixby Park
27 reviews
.70 km away
City Beach
80 reviews
.87 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Art Theatre of Long Beach staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines