Classic South / Augusta

Imperial Theatre

749 Broad Street
Augusta, GA 30901

  • The facade of the Imperial Theatre in Augusta Georgia

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  • A fish eye view of the stage from the mezzanine.

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  • Imperial Theatre sign with the Lamar building in the backgroud.

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  • Imperial Theatre

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  • Imperial Theatre marquee

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  • A fish eye view of house right.

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  • Historic image of the Imperial Theatre

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The Imperial Theatre, established in 1918, is the only operating historic theatre in Augusta. The theatre provides a home to local performing arts groups, as well as regional touring acts. It is in the Broad Street Historical District and is listed on the National Register as important to the character of the entire district.

Tours of the historic Imperial Theatre should be scheduled in advance by calling the Box Office at 706-722-8341. There is no cost for tours.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Tuesday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
    Wednesday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
    Thursday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
    Friday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM

    Facility Amenities

    Concessions, Guided Tours / Guide Available, Live Music, Meeting Facilities, Parking off Site

    General Information

    Handicapped Accessible (Limited)

    Group Amenities


    Near Interstate Highway


    Payment Options

    American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

    Special Tags


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages


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