McPherson Opera House

219 S. Main St.
Mcpherson, KS 67460- Map It
Phone: (620) 241-1952

AAA Editor Notes

McPherson Opera House is at 219 S. Main St. After an $8 million restoration project, the 1889 McPherson Opera House is a Victorian architectural showpiece. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the 470-seat auditorium has two balconies and a 1913 hand-painted mural above the stage. The entrance to the red brick and limestone building is highlighted by stained glass underneath a carved stone balustrade and a two-story stone arch; the doorway is flanked by granite columns. The opera house offers entertainment ranging from plays and films to opera and musical performances throughout the year. Guided tours are available.
Tour $3-$5. Ticket prices for performances vary; phone ahead.
Hours: Tours are available Mon.-Fri. 9-5:30, or by appointment. Closed major holidays.