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JEWEL ON THE PLAINS

The Coleman Theater may be the best almost kept secret in Oklahoma. What an absolutely... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2018
Randy M
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Skiatook, Oklahoma
A Route 66 icon you don’t want to miss

If the number of photos you take at a site is a good measure of its appeal, the Coleman Theater is... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
Citallwic
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Columbia, South Carolina
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Reviewed 19 October 2018

The Coleman Theater may be the best almost kept secret in Oklahoma. What an absolutely breathtaking step back into a world gone by. The decor (much of which is original) is stunning. The organ (recordings of which are played on the tour) is the most...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

If the number of photos you take at a site is a good measure of its appeal, the Coleman Theater is a dandy. Few of the stops during our ten-day exploration of Oklahoma’s Route 66 icons yielded a greater number of interesting photos of a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I absolutely love he Coleman Theatre and had only previously toured the building many years ago. Last weekend I joined my family and went to go see Annie and the Coleman. This was a Miami Little Theatre production. Leaping lizards - even for a small...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Donald B
Reviewed 1 October 2018

This is a beautiful building - especially inside which is opulent and gives a real insight into the value that was placed in the theatre. We had a very interesting and informative guide who had a good sense of humour. He had kindly arrived an...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 13 September 2018

This theater is stunning and the fixtures and fittings have been lovingly repaired replaced and restored.The history behind it all is fascinating and gives you an insight into how the wealthy spent their time and money.We had a private tour with our group and our...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 15 July 2018

The Coleman Theater has been a theater since 1929 and it's a real surprise to see this grand Art Deco building in tiny Miami, Oklahoma. If your traveling Route 66, you need to stop and at least marvel at the architecture if you don't have...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic theatre. We were lucky enough to have a lovely gentleman give us a personal tour and a run down on the history of the theatre, and the very wealthy man who had it built. The presentation is absolutely stunning and is total...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

The Coleman Theater has a heartwarming history as it has been the center of this Midwest city. Built in less than a year, it stood during the Great Depression and through several wars. Our tour guide, Dillon, was highly informative and gave us an enjoyable...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank I5385RGmaryp
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Always makes me wish for a temporary time machine to go there to experience the theater during its prime days. Really good restoration!

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 16 June 2018

Oh my what a beautiful place. A must stop and take the free tour donations accepted. So much history of the theater and the volunteer work that is ongoing. Closed on Sundays and Mondays.

Date of experience: June 2018
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The theatre offers free tours Tuesday through Friday, from 10:00am to 4:00pm, and 10:00am to 12:00pm on Saturdays. I suggest calling first to make sure that times have not changed.
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