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Napier Municipal Theatre

119 Tennyson Street, Napier, New Zealand
+64 6-835 1059
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119 Tennyson Street, Napier, New Zealand
+64 6-835 1059
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

I have been here many times for being in shows and watching shows, and the staff were very friendly and helped us with everything. Very unique interiors and lovely food.

Thank Abby M
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Napier rebuilt itself after a devastating earthquake in 1931 in the style popular at the time, Art Deco. Other communities "improved" in later years and now Napier stands as a survivor of the style, proclaiming itself the Art Deco Capital of the World. The theatre...More

Thank FredPurdue
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

The Napier Municipal Theatre is a beautiful old theatre and we've been here a few times now. (Dora The Explorer/Dorothy The Dinosaur/Puppet Show & a few more). Great location just a few minutes from the centre of town and not far from the Art Deco...More

Thank Rowie08
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Paid good hard earned money to see a concert "one night of Queen" what a disaster, waste of money, left at intermission along with many others, if I wanted to see people dancing I would have gone to a night club. A lot of disgusted...More

Thank 725elmo
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Went to see Ed Byrne at the end of April. It's a nice venue, larger than expected and pretty comfortable. We were up in the circle which gave us a really good view. The bar is well stocked and all the staff were friendly, polite...More

Thank andrew p
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The recent production of Mary Poppins, by the Napier Operatic Society was fantastic. We have been to several shows at this venue over the years and always enjoy the whole venue (apart from the queue for ladies toilet in intermission!). This production was to a...More

Thank A D
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We took the young grandchildren to see Mary Poppins. It was a Sunday matinee and the theatre was full of children. We were too late to get a booster set despite being there half an hour early. Good service throughout the theatre comfortable seats and...More

Thank Mary K
Reviewed 10 November 2016

The Napier Municipal Theatre has been extensively renovated to reflect is grandeur in the Art Deco era in which it was built. View ornate ceilings, Fairy nymphs, Lighting and reminisce in the echo of days gone by.

Thank Melody H
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

A grand feature from the outside, Napiers Municipal Theatre is modern and yet fitting with the Art Deco style of the city. As you enter you're greeted by classic theater architecture, ticket office and bar. The bar is very reasonably priced ($5 for a beer...More

Thank tomcV2016VV
Reviewed 26 July 2016

As a part of our scenic bus tour during an excursion from our NZ cruise, this stop was touted as one of the best examples of art deco in town in a refurbished theater. It was a quick stop so that we could get a...More

Thank Leejoe
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