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Drive-In Theatre

12500 Manchester Rd
Des Peres MO

Demolished Outdoor Theatre
Record #11677  
 Opened: May 24, 1940
 Closed: June 18, 1967
 Demolished: Yes (date unknown)
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Current Organ: none
 Also Known As: Manchester Drive-In
 Previously operated by: Wehrenberg Theatres

Information for this tour was contributed by Darren Snow.

The first drive-in theatre in Missouri, it was originally named simply "Drive-In Theatre" and was later renamed the Manchester. Opened on May 24, 1940.



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Last featured 7/3/2004. Last edited 4/12/2014.

 
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