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El Rey Theatre

1942 Photo from the Jack Tillmany collection.
1970 Ocean Ave
San Francisco CA

Record #12742  
 Opened: November 14, 1931
 Closed: April 1, 1977
 Current Use:
Capacity: 1750 seats
Architect(s): Miller & Pflueger
Architectural Style(s): Spanish; Art Deco
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As:
 Previously operated by: Golden State Theatres, United California Theatres, United Artists Theatres

Now a church, the El Rey opened in 1931 with what can best be described as a "Spanish Deco" decor.

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1970 photos from the Jack Tillmany collection.

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1942 photos from the Jack Tillmany collection.

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Last featured 6/1/2002. Last edited 1/26/2022.

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