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Majestic Theatre

224 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78205-1815
+1 210-226-3333
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Built in 1929, this movie theater is beautifully ornate, featuring a domed ceiling painted with stars and clouds.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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224 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78205-1815
+1 210-226-3333
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Majestic is the showplace in San Antonio for smaller performances. Diana Ross put on a spectacular show with three costume changes and all her familiar good time music.

Thank Sharon B
Reviewed yesterday

The interior architecture of the theatre is like none other...the outdoors brought indoors. However, the seating is small, hard and uncomfortable. The balcony rows are steep. The acoustics are so-so. The bathrooms are too few to accommodate the occupancy of a full, or even half-full...More

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been a few times and the size is perfect for an up and close viewing. Shows are very viewable. Music performances are GREAT. The soud sysem is nice.

Thank 570jimmyd
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently, I watched the Gypsy Kings at the Majestic Theatre and found this theatre to be magical in so many ways. The decor, acoustics and the seating was all in line for a perfect evening. I enjoyed the breaks in-between the concert so we could...More

Thank Tortishelle
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've seen a few musical performances here and the acoustics are amazing for any genre of music. From symphony to Matchbox 20 (Yes, they got back together and played at the Majestic :) ). I saw the San Antonio Symphony play the sound track to...More

Thank cm1479
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an old vaudeville theater turned into a movie theater in the 50's and renovated for live theater in the 60's.. it has served the city for many years and is one of the most decorated mid 20's theaters left from that era. The...More

Thank flwright
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best place to catch a show, hear music or be entertained. This building is very ornate and special. There is even a starry sky painted on the ceiling with twinkling stars. Not a bad seat in the house!

Thank sharonsY4973HD
Reviewed 1 week ago

This old theatre in San Antonio is always a pleasure to visit. Not only does it host some great shows, but it is comfy and beautiful. I lovely part of San Antonio culture.

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The acoustics in the theater are amazing. You can see everything from almost anywhere in the seats. The internal beauty of this landmark is breathtaking. This is one of the best theaters I have ever visited or had the privilege to attend to. You will...More

Thank Ricardo R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have had the immense pleasure of seeing both Anuna in 2014 and Loreena McKennitt in 2016 at the Majestic. They were both wonderful experiences. I would highly recommend seeing a show at the Majestic. Beautiful surroundings and comfortable seats.

Thank Rhonda C
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1 April 2017|
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Response from Brandon M | Reviewed this property |
The theater has been very comfortable every time I've gone in.
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3 February 2017|
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Response from falconrunner | Reviewed this property |
Small bags no larger than 12x12x12. Backpacks prohibited unless medically indicated. All bags subject to search.
9 August 2016|
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Response from Sal T | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late response...I check this acct once a month. Your best bet for the correct answer is to querie the San Antonio Visitors Bureau...via the SA CofC website. Sorry that I can't give you a good answer.