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1891 Fredonia Opera House

9 Church St, Fredonia, NY 14063-1842
+1 716-679-0891
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On Tuesdays/Saturdays you can see a well selected movie. The seats are not comfortable but the... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
New York City, New York
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having my wedding ceremony here in September 2017. Beautiful venue. The first show I attended... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2017
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9 Church St, Fredonia, NY 14063-1842
+1 716-679-0891
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

On Tuesdays/Saturdays you can see a well selected movie. The seats are not comfortable but the movie is worth it as some choices are not found at many of the larger cinemas in the area.

Thank josiestone
Reviewed 13 April 2017

having my wedding ceremony here in September 2017. Beautiful venue. The first show I attended here was on Valentine's day in 2014 with my future husband. Staff is extremely accommodating. Love everything about the Opera House!!

Thank vickbro
Management response:Responded 18 April 2017

Thank you for the kind words. We LOVE having weddings at the Opera House and are looking forward to yours in September!

Reviewed 16 November 2016

Have been to several concerts and movies over the years. Offer senior discounts. Nice venue for both

Thank 601cynthiah
Reviewed 25 September 2016

My sister and I grew up in this small college town in Western New York, so when we returned there with our husbands on our way to a family reunion, we decided to stop overnight so we could look around and see how things had...More

Thank Barb B
Reviewed 21 September 2016

I absolutely love have something like the 1891 Fredonia Opera House nearby. I have been countless times for live concerts, live screenings of top notch theater productions, movie showings, and showings of operas and plays. I look forward to checking their schedule every few months,...More

Thank Saoirse084
Reviewed 12 September 2016

The variety of the shows offered is wonderful. I won't go to any other movie theatre, the setting is very comfortable, the seats are generous in size and not crowded together, lots of leg room. And the bonus is the wonderful film they offer. Check...More

Thank Gretchen C
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Beautiful, historical building/theater. Many shows,movies, operas and more screened here. We saw Jersey Boys (the movie). Always looking for opportunities to come here for a show.

Thank renethia1
Reviewed 20 June 2016

We were there for the Bach and Beyond music fest for three days. Every seat is great. It's beautifully restored. The acoustics are perfect for classical music. We were even treated to a quick private pre-concert tour by Rick Davis, the venue's executive director, who...More

Thank South_Park_Aardvark
Reviewed 7 March 2016

One of the best kept secrets in WNY. The 1891 opera House has been restored to its beautiful original purpose and features plays, shows, concerts, movies, meetings, tours and more. It is efficiently managed by the staff and is always friendly and welcoming to visitors...More

Thank MissViolet105
Reviewed 14 November 2015

Our family has attended many shows at the Opera House, Including Peter Yarrow (formerly of Peter, Paul and Mary). It is a beautifully restored facility with excellent care to both the setting and the quality of shows it brings.

Thank Kris P
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