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Harriet Himmel Gilman Theater

700 S Rosemary Ave, CityPlace, West Palm Beach, FL 33401-6313
+1 561-835-1408
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Edward's Brothers

Great show at a quaint historic theater! Although there was not heat on in the middle of a cold... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2018
margrock12
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Painesville, Ohio
Wedding

Great place to celebrate the wedding of your dreams. The place is in a very convenient area around... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
460faustinab
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Built in the Spanish Colonial Revival style in 1926, the Harriet Himmel Theater is a cultural landmark centered within CityPlace. Located in the heart of downtown West Palm Beach , steps away from dozens of restaurants and shops and less 3 miles from Palm Beach International Airport, this central location is ideal for out of town guests and friends. The Himmel Theater features beautiful hardwood floors, grand archways and vaulted ceilings, the perfect backdrop for your magical day. Equipped with staging, lighting, sound and video, the Himmel Theater is ideal for your next banquet, reception, wedding, bar mitzvah or holiday party. The Balcony- 3,500 square feet of space, holds up to 300 guests and overlooks the Theater area below The Lobby- With enough space for 150 guests, the lobby is an ideal location for a smaller event The Main Salon- 4,500 square feet with room for up to 600 guests
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700 S Rosemary Ave, CityPlace, West Palm Beach, FL 33401-6313
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Reviewed 19 January 2018

Great show at a quaint historic theater! Although there was not heat on in the middle of a cold front in FL.More

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John L P, General Manager at Harriet Himmel Gilman Theater, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2018

Hello margrock12, Thank you very much for attending our show! Having recently taken over the operations of the Historic Himmel theater, we are assessing all areas in an effort to improve the product from an aesthetic and functional standpoint. We have some exciting changes coming...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Great place to celebrate the wedding of your dreams. The place is in a very convenient area around restaurants and many entertainment.

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John L P, General Manager at Harriet Himmel Gilman Theater, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

460faustinab, Thank you so much for your kind words! Our team does an amazing job making dreams come true. John L. Parkinson General Manager Hilton West Palm each

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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Doug is no longer with the Harriet Himmel Theatre and we thought when the Hilton took over for catering our wedding was going to be in shambles. We were so wrong! Chiara took care of us and the food was actually better than the tasting...More

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John L P, General Manager at Harriet Himmel Gilman Theater, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Hello Andrew L, Thank you so much for your fantastic review!! We are thrilled to see how happy you are with our services, and we wish you and your partner many, many wonderful years of loving bliss together! We hope to see you again soon...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

This is an amazing place for events, including weddings, concerts, balls etc. The place used to be a church and then a theatre. It is one of the oldest buildings in the area, with Spanish Colonial architecture and the inside has beautiful chandeliers. I would...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We had our wedding held at the Harriet Himmel Theater on October 15, 2016 and we couldn't have been more pleased. From Doug the Manager to Christine the Chef... everything was perfect. Our guests were thrilled and treated with the best service and care. We...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2016

We were her to attend a wedding, and very special wedding as I am told the first one of its kind at this location. First let me say the space is beautiful, if you have a love for architecture you will really be impressed. We...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Went to a smaller wedding here. Was really beautifully done. The ceremony, cocktail hour, and reception were all done in the same building. They have a great setup.

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Reviewed 23 June 2016

What a great location. It is in the middle of the shopping and restaurants. The staff was friendly. The inside had beautiful wood throughout, it had a very historic look. Be warned that it was June and it was freezing inside. If you cannot navigate...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2014

Really nice place to be. I wasn’t lucky to see performance, because on that day there weren’t any, but still, I loved the place and all around restaurants, cafes.. Really nice. Water fountains.. People walking … perfect for evening relaxing time.

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Reviewed 19 May 2014

If you have a chance try to go to Opera in One Hour during the season, it is free although donations are accepted/expected. Even if you are not an opera lover you will enjoy the intimate performances and it is only one hour. If you...More

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