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Tussaud's Cinema

Marylebone Rd & Baker St
Baker Street (London) UK

Record #3748  
 Opened: 1928
 Closed: 1940
 Demolished: Yes (date unknown)
Capacity: 1714 seats
Architect(s): F Edward Jones
Architectural Style(s):
National Register:
Current Organ: Wurlitzer
 Also Known As:

Information for this tour was contributed by Ken Roe.

Owned by the Madame Tussaud waxwork company who also operated their wax museum from the premises, the cinema was operated by ABC Cinemas. The building was badly damaged by a bomb in September 1940 and never re-opened. The entire site was eventually merged into a larger Tussaud Waxworks Museum (retaining some of the outer wall and a newly built Planetarium building where the cinema once stood).

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October 2004 photos from the Ken Roe collection.

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Last featured 2002-12-27. Last edited 1/28/2006.

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