Housed in an historic building built in 1882, GPT is known for bringing in top notch talent from all over the country, in addition to providing community interest and tourism for the city of Abilene. The mainstage theatre seats 178 in stadium style, and doubles as a cinema with digital projector and surround sound. Youth education programs and special events presented throughout the year as well.
**The Great Plains Theatre burned in a fire on July 23, 2014. Please visit the website for information on show schedules/locations.
- Other Museums:
- Largest Room 125
- Reception Capacity 125
- Theatre Capacity 178
- Banquet Capacity 125
- Number of Rooms 2
December 9, 2016 - December 18, 2016 • Abilene • Map it
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