New York may have Broadway, but Philly is no stranger to theater. In fact, it’s home to America’s oldest theater, as well as the oldest opera venue in the country. And while the shows and performances that take place in these theaters are the main draw, the architecture and history are often just as stellar.
Now, as the winter sets in and the weather gets colder (buts still no snow, what gives?) we suggest taking the time to check out some of Philly’s best, most architecturally stunning theaters.
Here, we’ve mapped 10 historic and spectacular theaters in Philly—and one bonus theater in the ‘burbs—that have withstood the test of time and continue to wow with their impressive interiors. Many of them are still prominent venues, while others have plans for a big comeback in the near future. Did we miss your favorite? Let us know the comments!Read More