Harriet Himmel Theater, West Palm Beach

Harriet Himmel Theater, West Palm Beach

The Harriet Himmel Theater is an 11,000 square foot cultural arts center that is the centerpiece of City Place, an upscale lifestyle center located in West Palm Beach. Located on Rosemary Avenue, it was built in 1926 and was originally a Methodist church. The building was converted into an event venue and theater in 2000. The building reflects a Spanish Colonial influence.

The state-of-the-art facility frequently hosts plays, concerts, dance receptions, banquets, exhibitions, weddings, and other events. The facility can accommodate 275 for a seated dinner, 400 for theater, and 600 for receptions. Catering is provided by Ovations Catering.

From Happy Hour at McCormick & Schmick's to the Piano Bar at Lucille’s, or shopping at Macy’s, there are many shopping and entertainment venues one can appreciate when taking a break from the Himmel Theater. The facility is also near the CityPlace Towers, an 18-story skyscraper that offers office space to corporate clients.

Visitors should make sure to visit the nearby CityPlace Fountains to see a choreographed show that features lights and music every half hour.

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Sight Name: Harriet Himmel Theater
Sight Location: West Palm Beach, USA (See walking tours in West Palm Beach)
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
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Nicknamed “Orchid City”, “West Palm”, or simply “WPB”, West Palm Beach in South Florida owes its name to its location – immediately to the west of the adjacent Palm Beach.

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Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.7 Km or 2.3 Miles