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Grand 1894 Opera House
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: The Grand 1894 Opera House is a performing arts theatre presenting a year-round performance schedule. Performances include stars of stage and screen, music, dance, comedy, drama and more. The Grand is also available to rent for private events. The Grand 1894 Opera House is the official Opera House of the State of Texas as designated by the 73rd legislature. As an historic site, The Grand is also open Monday-Saturday from 9am-5pm for self-guided or guided tours. A fee is required for tours and guided tours require advance reservation. Group and senior rates may be available for some performances. To view The Grand's performance schedule, please visit The Grand online.
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Stairs / lift, Bathroom facilities, Wheelchair access, Activities for young children
Tottenham ON
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61 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
“saw Menopause the Musical!”
Reviewed 15 February 2014

lovely venue, funny, funny show! It's a beautiful, comfortable theatre, they were extremely helpful with our online ticket experience

Visited February 2014
2 Thank GetnThere
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Richmond, Texas, USA
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150 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
“Brings you back in time”
Reviewed 26 January 2014 via mobile

I love this opera house. I feel like I'm back in my childhood whenever I go there. The decor is beautiful. They also have comfortable seats and great acoustics, plus a variety of great shows

Visited January 2014
1 Thank priluc
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Sugar Land, Texas
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27 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Beautiful little theater”
Reviewed 24 January 2014

My husband and I took his parents here to see the guys from Jersey Boys. It was a music production, not the play.
They really enjoyed the guys and the music, I really enjoyed the Opera house. It was a nostalgic time for me, as I use to go to the movies there during the era it was a movie theater.
Its been restored quite beautifully.
The seats are tight for sure, but there aren't many bad seats.

Visited December 2013
1 Thank Cindy H
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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184 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
“great music venue”
Reviewed 17 January 2014

Enjoyed two musical events here in one week, sat in two different sections, had great views and could hear the music well. Some seats are a little tight though and I felt cramped in the balcony seating, although I'm small framed and 5'3"!! They do offer wine, beer and snacks and you can buy a sippy cup to take your drinks into the theater. The theater itself is very beautiful. Would go back on our next visit to Galveston.

Visited December 2013
2 Thank laenie
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Houston, Texas
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512 reviews
176 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
“Great historical feeling!”
Reviewed 13 January 2014

Great venue, but very close seating. Not much leg room. Upper balcony seats had good views. If you sit on the upper balcony, be prepared for a lot of stairs to get up there.

Visited November 2013
Thank houstonnative47
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