Tampa Theatre

Row 1

Details
711 N Franklin St
Tampa, FL 33602
(813) 274-8981
Movie Theater, Indie Movies, Landmark

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  • Did you know that this historic movie palace was chosen as one of America's 21 Wonders by Life Magazine?
  • This landmark movie house built in 1926 shows mostly independent films that can't get screen time at local first-run theaters. The Short List: one of our top 5 best local movie theatres.
  • We are up for Best Tampa Landmark! Vote here http://tampacityvoter.dealchicken.com/tampa-theatre/biz/643553
  • Stop by concessions and buy some popcorn! It's the best in town!
  • Most unique and ornate theater in Florida (est 1926). Order a drink at the bar, come early (Wed-Sun) for the pre-film organist and if it's your first time, book a balcony-backstage tour.
  • Sit in the aisle row, tons of leg room.
  • This theatre is a Tampa City Landmark and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
  • Films & organ music on the grand Wurlitzer
  • A truly beautiful theater with a friendly staff. Very strange bathrooms, though.
  • The Wurlitzer concert before a movie is fantastic. This is a "must do" if you are visiting or if you live in the Tampa Bay area.
  • Ornate1920s theatre. Fun place to see limited-release films and old movies. Check out the options for membership.
  • Get there early for a great organ concert before the movie.
  • If you expect a large crowd then bring cash as it lets you bypass the main line to the cash only window.
  • This place is great!
  • Always great place to see a show. Saw Grover Washington Jr. here.
  • Come early to see the organ rise up from the stage!
  • Amazing venue, be sure to catch their screening of classic flicks during the summer. Nothing beats Casablanca on the big screen!
  • Take the tour!
  • See a Summer Classic Movie Series feature
  • What an amazing place! Take time to explore!