The Oldest Operating Movie Theater In The Country Is Right Here In Pennsylvania

Embrace the nostalgia of a time long gone when you visit The Newtown Theatre in Bucks County, America’s oldest operating movie theater. The old-fashioned theater promises a charming throwback experience complete with freshly popped popcorn and old black and white movies (from time to time).

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Newtown Theatre
120 N State Street
Newtown, PA 18940
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Pennsylvania boasts some of America’s oldest attractions, including The Newtown Theatre, America’s oldest operating movie theater and Bassett’s Ice Cream, the country’s oldest ice cream shop.