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Thalian Hall Center for Performing Arts

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  • Amenities
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  • One of the oldest and most beautiful theaters in America, Thalian Hall has been in continuous use since it opened in 1858. Forming the east wing of Wilmington's magnificent City Hall, the facility hosts over 500 performance events annually. The complex houses three performance venues, the Main Stage, the Grand Ballroom, and the Ruth and Bucky Stein Theatre.


  • General Info
    General Info
    • Credit Cards Accepted:
    • Hours of Operation: Box Office Hours: Mon-Sat: 2-6pm or until curtain on performance nights | Sun: only if a scheduled performance, open two hours prior to curtain time.
    • Admission: Theater is open during Box Office Hours. (/br) Docent-led Tours (Reservation Required) Mon: 2-3pm:Adults:$12 | Military ID:$10 | Students:$6 | Under Age 5:Free | Call for Group Tour Dates, Times and Prices
    • Additional Information: Hours and prices subject to change without notice.
  • Facility Info
    • Total Sq. Ft. 4000
    • Reception Capacity 225
    • Theatre Capacity 646
    • Catering Available:
    • Free Wifi:
    • Banquet Capacity 150
    • Number of Rooms 3
    • Classroom Capacity 225