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Pioneer Theatre

113 Budleigh St, Manteo, NC 27954, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954
+1 252-473-2216
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Movie night

Very old theater, but that is what makes it special. One movie playing a night and starts at 8pm... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Curtis H
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Wytheville, Virginia, United States
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Great little theater

We knew this was a historical place but were surprised to find the inside of the theater to be... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
CoachS04
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Reidsville, North Carolina
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“Movie night”
5 weeks ago
“Great little theater”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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113 Budleigh St, Manteo, NC 27954, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954
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+1 252-473-2216
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very old theater, but that is what makes it special. One movie playing a night and starts at 8pm. Cost is $7 per person.

Thank Curtis H
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We knew this was a historical place but were surprised to find the inside of the theater to be reasonably modern. We decided to go see Avengers: Infinity Wars on a rainy evening, and we were pleasantly surprised by the sound and picture quality. It’s...More

Thank CoachS04
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

We happened upon a sign that said, "Theater ------>" and followed what looked like a residential street toward downtown Manteo, and discovered this little movie theater. It is divey and charming and old. Bring your cash, it is cash only. Built in 1918 and still...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Super cool family owned theater. Oldest in the nation! No they do not have those fancy seats and no they do not have a super human style sound system. What they do have is a great little theater run by really nice people. Ticket prices...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

This theater will take you back in time. They show current movies but only have one theater so showings are limited. It cost $7 per person and all concessions are $2 each. It's a large theater but seems to be very popular among the locals....More

Thank Greg B
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