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Minskoff Theatre

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Address: 1515 Broadway, New York City, NY 10036-8901
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+1 212-869-0550
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10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mon - Tue 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wed - Sat 10:00 am - 8:30 pm
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US$70.00*
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Private Theatre District Tour
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US$118.81*
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The Lion King On Broadway
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US$35.00*
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Small-Group Broadway Theater District and Times Square Walking Tour

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"It's the Circle of Life. And it moves us all"

Undoubtedly, one of the best experiences of my life. Lion King has always been a hit favourite of mine growing up. I had no idea that my childhood fascination with Lion King... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
JHUSOM
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Lahore, Pakistan
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Lahore, Pakistan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Undoubtedly, one of the best experiences of my life. Lion King has always been a hit favourite of mine growing up. I had no idea that my childhood fascination with Lion King would rekindle itself on a Broadway Stage like this, right in front of my very eyes. Without a second thought, I payed for a seat situated a couple... More 

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Minoa, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The show exceeded all expectations and was absolutely amazing. The theater was very clean and the seats were comfortable. Alcoholic drinks are $16, but you get a souvenir cup to keep.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small theater which means there isn't Ava's seat in the theater. Saw The Lion King- an entertaining, beautiful production. Fun for all ages. Talented cast, beautiful scenery. An evening well spent.

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to watch Lion King and it was absolutely incredible! The theatre itself is really clean and comfortable too. The beverages were not too badly priced for New York and a theatre and I kept my little flask that it came in too.

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Royan, Poitou-Charentes, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2016

Very good show! Lot of people wonderful costumes ! You forget the time during the 2 h30 show . The story is very closed to the movie story

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

Very cold inside. Many of us asked to close the air-condition but they didn't! We couldn't enjoy the play cause of the chilly atmosphere

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Urbana, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016

We went to see the Lion King. Food and drink is available inside for purchase. The staff were friendly and got us to our seats. The seats were quite comfortable, great view of the stage from row Q and the theatre was very comfortable temperature wise. We stayed near Times Sq so only a short walk from our apartment.

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Dallas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016

We saw the Lion King at the Minskoff Theatre. This review is about the Theatre only. The Lion King is reviewed separately. The Theatre employees were very organized and got people in and out of the theatre very efficiently. We got some seats where we let the theatre pick our exact seats. The seats turned out to be in pretty... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

Lion King was amazing! Very well maintained and lovely theater! Theater staff was friendly and helpful finding our seats. We were on the mezzanine, 1st row, left side, and loved our seats. Bar staff was funny and suggested very good drinks. The whole experience was worth every single penny!

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Fishers, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

Lovely theatre - efficient handling of crowds, tickets, and ushering. Comfy seats with GREAT views - I'm a short person, so I really appreciated that. Theatre was uncomfortably warm - I felt bad for the performers.

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