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History Theatre

30 10th St E, Saint Paul, MN 55101-2205
+1 651-292-4323
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History Theatre has another hit

Just saw Sweet Land at the history theatre. I learn some more about Minnesota history every time... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Theresa C
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Mounds View
Seeing a play

Here to see the Highwaymen. Make sure that you allow enough time to find parking. There is a light... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2017
Don H
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Watertown, South Dakota
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30 10th St E, Saint Paul, MN 55101-2205
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Just saw Sweet Land at the history theatre. I learn some more about Minnesota history every time I go there .Every seat is a great seat so I go back every chance I get.I love Minnesota History and this is a great way to teach...More

Thank Theresa C
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Here to see the Highwaymen. Make sure that you allow enough time to find parking. There is a light rail station right outside so that would be a good option.

Thank Don H
Reviewed 19 December 2016

I saw Orphan Train yesterday on the last day. Wonderful musical. Actors have great voices and acting abilities. Story extremely compelling. The only downside was the smoke. They could have left that out, It was a little distracting. The building is lovely and the seats...More

Thank Jean J
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Went to see the ORPHAN TRAIN story by Patty Lynch, the story about the Orphan Trains that were filled with immigrant children, slaves,Native people taken mainly from the New York city between 1855 and 1920. Very moving and thought provoking well worth seeing.

Thank William D
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We have been to shows at the History Theater several times and have been impressed each time. Most recently was Teen Idol: the Bobby Vee story. This was s really fun show for all ages and the music & singing we're very good.

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 14 October 2016

This theatre provides a comfortable and intimate setting. The History Theatre chooses its plays to be entertaining, but also to provide a special insight into some aspect of this region's history, culture, etc. I have been to a number of Broadway and London plays, but...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Though the cast and production will I'm sure live up to expectations, my experience this time has been frustrating at best. I ordered 5 tickets online including 2 students. There was no option to select "student" on the web site, so I assumed they were...More

Thank Lynne M
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Went to Glensheen performance with friends. It was a musical type performance. Actors were outstanding. Interesting seating arrangement, felt like you were there among them. Very enjoyable.

Thank MNgopher1
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

There are very few seats in this theatre that don't have an excellent view of the stage. It is a smaller and more intimare venue which we like. My husband and I have enjoyed every production that we have seen there. The staff is very...More

Thank Camille C
Reviewed 22 July 2016

We just saw the musical, Glensheen, based on the murders that took place at the Glensheen mansion in Duluth in 1977. The play is historically accurate, interesting, and dare I say, funny. I remember many of the events but also learned so much more. The...More

Thank HMarieH
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