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Mayan Theatre

Photo from the Scott Neff collection
1038 S Hill St
Downtown Los Angeles (Los Angeles) CA 90015

Closed Live Theatre
Record #11482  
 Opened: August 15, 1927
 Closed: 1990
 Current Use: Night Club
Capacity: 1491 seats
Architect(s): Morgan, Walls & Clement
Architectural Style(s): Mayan Revival
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As:

This example of the Mayan revival craze of the 1920s is now a successful nightclub. Characters, symbols and heiroglyphics on the exterior were designed by Francisco Cornejo to ornament the structure by Morgan, Walls and Clements.

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2002 photos from the Adam Martin collection.

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Last featured 8/19/2003. Last edited 2/2/2008.

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