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Capitol Theatre


2001 Photo from the Andrew Foot collection
121 University Ave W
Windsor ON N9A 5P4
(519) 253-7729

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Record #510  
 Opened: 1920
Capacity: 1995 seats
Architect(s): Thomas W Lamb
Architectural Style(s):
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As: Loews Windsor

Information for this tour was contributed by Andrew Foot.

The Capitol Theater opened in December, 1920, as the Loews Theater, named for its owner Marcus A. Loew. It cost $600,000 to build. It was renamed the Capitol in 1922 and closed as a movie theater in 1989. It is currently open as a live theater.



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Last featured 2002-12-27. Last edited 1/1/2006.

 
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