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Mayfair Theatre

2004 Photo from the Ken Roe collection.
167 Collins Street
Melbourne VIC

Record #365  
 Opened: 1913
 Closed: 1982
 Current Use: Retail
Capacity: 1479 seats
Architect(s): Charles Neville Hollinshed
Architectural Style(s):
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As: Taiits Auditorium, Metro

Information for this tour was contributed by Ken Roe.

Operated by MGM from 1934 as their first main theatre in Melbourne when it was known as the Metro. MGM vacated the building in 1971 and it was taken over by Greater Union Cinemas for a while before becoming and independent movie theatre known as the Mayfair.

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March 2004 photos from the Ken Roe collection.

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