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.

The Murphy Theatre

Closed Now: 10:00 - 15:00
Open today: 10:00 - 15:00
Review Highlights
Murphy

A great local place for shows! We go two to three times a year for the tribute bands. New seating... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Robert D
via mobile
Highly recommend this lovely venue

We recently attended a concert at the Murphy Theatre. We were not familiar with the town of... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
TJouer
,
Bellbrook, Ohio
Read all 16 reviews
24
All photos (24)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average0%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“snack bar”(2 reviews)
“high school”(2 reviews)
“small town”(2 reviews)
About
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 - 15:00
See all hours
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
-8°
Jan
-6°
Feb
-3°
Mar
Contact
50 W Main St, Wilmington, OH 45177-2237
Website
+1 937-382-3643
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (16)
Filter reviews
16 results
Traveller rating
10
5
0
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
10
5
0
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews snack bar high school small town bands artists programming seating gem ohio
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 16 reviews
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

A great local place for shows! We go two to three times a year for the tribute bands. New seating has been installed. Small town favorite.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Robert D
Reviewed 22 July 2018

We recently attended a concert at the Murphy Theatre. We were not familiar with the town of Wilmington nor the theater, so we were not quite sure what to expect. The theater and the overall experience was fantastic. Free, public, parking was a few blocks...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TJouer
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Had a Great Time could not been more excited and happy for Seth and All the Kids and Families he’s going into the 7th grade and plays the Trumpet

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Karen S
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Went to see Mutts Gone Nuts with my family of 6. #1 Place is beautiful #2 Tickets were reasonably priced #3 Everyone that we spoke to that worked there was very nice #4 Cant think of anything bad to say about it

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank mckeejosh
Reviewed 27 February 2018

We met friends for lunch & to do a little walking tour of Wilmington. The theater was open & someone was working on the scenery for the high school play on the stage, which was interesting. It's very beautiful inside for a small town theater....More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank mary m
Reviewed 17 January 2018

This was our first visit to the Murphy and we were impressed with the building and the historic features of this 100 year old building. The sound was great and the view from our back row seats were very good.They are in the process of...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank dmilliman
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

The theater is absolutely amazing. Hours begin at 10am, and Maretta the executive director is a wonderful soul who will guide you on a tour and share the theater with you. The theater is going through historical preservation restoration, and the details are amazing. You...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank 806jaclync
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Beautiful, historical theatre with small town heart and energetic and, at times, local talent! Warrior

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank McGowanGomez
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We attended a concert at the old theatre. The town should really be commended for saving this place. It is beautiful inside!

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank chrislewis2016
Reviewed 29 July 2017

This 100 year old theatre is an unexpected and amazing find in the middle of Wilmington, Ohio. Most theatres and opera houses in mid-western towns have been torn down for other buildings or parking but this one survives and maintains it's original 1918 grandeur to...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Dan K
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 nearby hotels
Wilmington Inn
21 reviews
.86 miles away
Royalton Inn and Suites Wilmington
11 reviews
1.53 miles away
Hampton Inn & Suites Wilmington
457 reviews
1.75 miles away
Holiday Inn Express Wilmington
80 reviews
1.77 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 50 nearby restaurants
General Denver Pub
173 reviews
.04 miles away
The Mediterranean Restaurant & Cafe
70 reviews
.09 miles away
Jen's Deli
43 reviews
.03 miles away
Fiesta Veracruz Mexican Restaurant
43 reviews
.09 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 16 nearby attractions
Cowan Lake State Park
59 reviews
4.89 miles away
Majestic Springs Golf Club
8 reviews
4.85 miles away
Shoppes at the Old Mill
6 reviews
.36 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Murphy Theatre staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines