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Directions & Locations

Located in Allentown’s West End the Civic Theatre is only a short distance from routes 22, 222, 309, the Turnpike and I-78. The Civic Theatre neighborhood is populated with several restaurants, diners and coffee shops, as well as gift shops and other businesses.

Theatre Addresses:
Historic 19th Street Theatre - 527 N 19th Street, Allentown, PA 18104

Theatre514 - 514 N 19th Street, Allentown, PA 18104

Directions from Route 22

Take the 15th Street exit and follow signs on 15th Street toward Allentown. Turn right on Tilghman Street. Turn left on 19th Street. The theatre is two blocks down, on your left.

Directions from the PA Turnpike

Take the Lehigh Valley exit, then take Rt. 22 East and follow directions as above.

Directions from Route 309

Take the Tilghman Street East exit. Follow Tilghman Street into Allentown, and turn right at 19th Street. The theatre is two blocks down, on your left.

Directions from Route I-78

Take the exit for Route 309 North, and follow directions as above.

If you need further directions, please call 610.433.8903.


Open street parking is available on Liberty Street and Allen Street, as well as parking in the Allentown fairgrounds through gate 8, which is only 325 steps away from our main doors! Additionally, the 19th Street Wells Fargo kindly allows Civic patrons to utilize their parking lot when they are not open for business (Monday-Friday after 5 PM, Saturday after 12 PM, and all day Sunday)

Please note: If you patronized The Udder Bar or Sleepy Cat Urban Winery before the show, please move your vehicle before you come to the theatre. Parking is at a premium in the West End. Only park in their lots while patronizing their businesses, and please patronize their businesses. Thank you for enjoying and respecting our Theatre District neighbors. 

Suggested parking areas:

  • Wells Fargo Bank (ONLY when the bank is not open for operation) at 522 N 19th Street, Allentown, PA
  • Liberty Street - along the north end of the fairgrounds
  • Allen Street - open street parking, as available 

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