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San Gabriel Mission Playhouse

320 S Mission Dr, San Gabriel, CA 91776-1106
+1 626-308-2865
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A beautiful auditorium, with parking!

I like to attend events here because of the beauty of the building and auditorium. The parking is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
San Marino, California
A Beautiful Gem of a Theater!

This theater is located just blocks away from the historical San Gabriel Mission. With so much... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
Marianne M
West Covina, California, USA
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“pipe organ” (2 reviews)
“wurlitzer” (2 reviews)
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320 S Mission Dr, San Gabriel, CA 91776-1106
+1 626-308-2865
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I like to attend events here because of the beauty of the building and auditorium. The parking is easy. Street parking and a pay lot. They have a wide variety of programs during the year. Many different organizations rent the auditorium.

Thank CASanMarino
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This theater is located just blocks away from the historical San Gabriel Mission. With so much character and beautifully designed Spanish architecture, you will have a great theatrical experience. Every seat in the house is a great seat! Throughout the year, there are numerous productions...More

1  Thank Marianne M
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Great space. Great family friendly performances! Had a wonderful time. Great music. Everyone was enjoying the fun performance. Even the surrounding area is great. The San Gabriel Mission is near by with lovely grounds.

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Sadly the Mission Playhouse was closed when I visited on 25th July 2016 but the outside of the building is still very attractive and the decor of the arches by the front doors is lovely. There is also a nice fountain in front of the...More

Thank Roberts69
Reviewed 25 July 2016

The mission playhouse has been one of the most beautiful theatres in the Los Angeles area. The interior is gorgeous, and has been used in films. A special treat is yhe old Wurlitzer triple horseshoe pipe organ that raises up from the orchestra pit. I...More

Thank Tenringer
Reviewed 30 September 2015

This is a beautiful old historic theatre, part of the city's civic center, and walking distance to the SG Mission.

Thank Ninja920
Reviewed 29 September 2015

John Mc Groarty fell in love with the San Gabriel Mission back in the 19th century; he wrote the Mission Play and, since he was an architect, he built this beautiful building, a mixture of white mission style, with an interior out of his trips...More

Thank Maria M
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Very nice place, historic and pleasant. Parking was easy and close to the playhouse. Many restaurant around the area.

Thank jeff D
Reviewed 27 May 2013 via mobile

I have been at this place many times! I actually performed in this stage a few times. Wonderful little neighborhood around the mission. I recommend you to go and enjoy yourself for a day trip.

Thank MichaelDergar
Reviewed 25 February 2013

Completed in 1927 and one of the few theaters built to house one specific show, The Mission Play, this is a beautiful theater and seeing anything here is joy. The interior is a mixture of Spanish, Moorish, and Mexican architecture reflecting the history of the...More

1  Thank KB6CLA
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