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Looks closed

This is next to the Towner Gallery and looks closed - but is a beautiful building that still... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Northampton, United Kingdom
via mobile
Pretty place

Checked this place out on a walking tour of E’bourne. Rather pretty place. Quite unassuming in... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2018
Northampton, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Terrible0%
27 Aug 2018
“Looks closed”
27 Jan 2018
“Pretty place ”
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Winter Garden 14 Compton Street, Eastbourne BN21 4BP, England
+44 1323 412000
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This is next to the Towner Gallery and looks closed - but is a beautiful building that still operates as a function venue. Beautiful building and preserved in traditional glory.

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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Checked this place out on a walking tour of E’bourne. Rather pretty place. Quite unassuming in first appearance but when you take time to stop and admire it is rather nice. Well work a visit and easy to locate in town.

Thank northants90
Reviewed 23 September 2017

its a shame the entertainment you want to see is in a winter garden///most are old musty buildings that should be renovated or pulled down to make way fortodays modern theatres.

Thank Robin P
Reviewed 6 August 2017

No parking in the area, so get here early. Theatre is different to what you expect, you go in ad then downstairs, Disabled entrance around the side, so get here earlier to find it. Not enough toilets in the break, so a queue as usual....More

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

This was our first time at the venue. It's very deceiving from the outside and is far smarter and bigger inside than what you'd expect. Staff were very friendly. The show was excellent with a good sound system. The review has been marked down one...More

Thank DavidA129541
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

A bit old fashioned but went to see Johnny Cash Roadshow there and it was loads of fun. Good views of the stage and you could pre-order drinks for the interval

Thank monkeygirl66
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We had booked tickets to this theatre a couple of months ago, we saw Ellington sings Elllington. Music was good, acustics all good, staff friendly, limited food, theatre bar. Building old but well taken care of.

Thank 507unclet
Reviewed 24 April 2017

we have just been to see the Solid Silver Sixties Show at this lovely venue and found the staff very helpful and the theatre is very ornate. the show started right on time and was really enjoyable we would certainly return in the future

Thank MauriceIsleofWight
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Been to the Winter Garden before for exhibitions and the Beer Festival for which it is well suited. However, it's getting used much more during the major refurbishment of the Congress Theatre. We saw a tribute concert here and without the raked seating the view...More

Thank BellefieldBoy
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Chairs are far too small, even for average sized guests. We left at half time because of this, would not use again for a show.

Thank Richard S
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