We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Pabst Theater

Closed: Closed
Open today: Closed
Save
Share
Book In Advance
In high demand - travelers recommend booking ahead!
15
All photos (15)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
About
Closed
Hours Today: Closed
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
19°
Sep
12°
Oct
-2°
Nov
Contact
144 E Wells St, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3519
Downtown
Website
+1 414-286-3663
Call
Ways to Experience Pabst Theater
from US$30.00
More Info
from US$40.00
More Info
Reviews (261)
Filter reviews
260 results
Traveler rating
182
66
7
4
1
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
182
66
7
4
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviewschristmas carolexcellent seatinggreat soundconcert venueacousticspabstperformanceriversidestagerowswoodworkarchitecturebeer
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 260 reviews
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Nice old venue. No bad seats unless you sit by rude obnoxious people which is not the theaters fault. I just wish the security would have done something about it. They were told. Will be back.

1  Thank Bo H
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Saw Paula Poundstone sat in the balcony wonderful seats. Staff was friendly and helpful to assist us in finding our seats.

1  Thank Kyle K
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Have seen quite a few events over the years at this venue and it’s always a positive experience. We were there a few weeks ago for a Celebrating David Bowie concert and it was just outstanding. The venue is clean, well maintained and restored, they...More

Thank geckoroxxx
Reviewed 28 March 2018

PARKING: We parked at the Wyndham parking that connects to the venue. That was very convenient. SECURITY: We were scanned with metal detectors and bags searched. However, I noticed towards the end of the performance, NONE of the doors had security at them so ANYONE...More

Thank UndercoverTravelerUS
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

First time at Pabst.Loved it .Great sound really nice staff.Saw Michael Schenker group.Great looking old time theatre high ceiling.i will be back.

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

This was an event sponsored by the Milwaukee JCC, Samson Foundation. Bernice King (daughter of Dr MLK), & Susannah Heschel (daughter of Rabbi Abraham Heschel) spoke and shared their views on today’s struggles and parts of their fathers memories as children. Thank You Mark Shapiro...More

Thank Moonlover1
Reviewed 5 March 2018

A great old theatre. Went to see the Irish Rovers. The sound was good, the lighting good, the seats comfortable. A nice old theatre that made the concert experience even better.

Thank Dan1721
Reviewed 26 February 2018

This is one of my favorite venues to see a show. The sound is great and the building is beautiful. I am so happy that Milwaukee has held on to this gem.

Thank Elaine_aldea
Reviewed 11 January 2018

We finally had the best opportunity to see the Steely Dan Tribute Band named Steely Dane at the Pabst Theater!... We have never been to this setting but the acoustics were outstanding. We felt like the concert was being recorded and I cannot rave about...More

Thank breaks007
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

I visited the Pabst Mansion because it was decorated for Christmas and I love the workmanship of days gone by and I was ready for some Christmas cheer. I was not disappointed. I was impressed immediately by the stunning antler chandelier in the foye. The...More

Thank Carol S
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 56 hotels in Milwaukee
InterContinental Milwaukee
1,177 reviews
.11 km away
Hampton Inn & Suites Milwaukee Downtown
1,027 reviews
.29 km away
Residence Inn Milwaukee Downtown
522 reviews
.31 km away
Hotel Metro
485 reviews
.37 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,596 restaurants in Milwaukee
Mo's A Place For Steaks
270 reviews
.22 km away
Kil@Wat
342 reviews
.14 km away
Rodizio Grill
302 reviews
.10 km away
Rock Bottom Restaurant and Brewery
747 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 409 attractions in Milwaukee
South Milwaukee Downtown Market
10 reviews
.34 km away
Milwaukee RiverWalk
916 reviews
.19 km away
Milwaukee Repertory Theater
108 reviews
.08 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
LED Z
26 February 2018|
Answer
Response from breaks007 | Reviewed this property |
We were not familiar with that side of the river in downtown Milwaukee. However, there is an "underground" parking lot that is part of the city Center complex and we felt it was very safe. It connects actually to the... More
0
Votes