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Tower Theatre

Photo from the Darren Snow collection
1201 Westheimer Rd
Houston TX

Record #10487  
 Opened: February 14, 1936
 Closed: Yes (date unknown)
 Current Use: Retail
Capacity: 1200 seats
Architect(s): W Scott Dunne
Architectural Style(s):
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As:
 Previously operated by: ABC Interstate Theatres

Movies ended at the Tower on August 24, 1978, and the venue was converted to a live performance house. It was converted to retail space in 1995 and reopened as a Hollywood Video store.

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Last featured 9/16/2003. Last edited 11/25/2009.

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