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Alhambra Theatre

702 W Main St
Alhambra CA

Record #16047  
 Opened: 1924
 Closed: October 1, 1987
 Demolished: Yes (date unknown)
Capacity: 600 seats
Architectural Style(s):
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As: Annex, Single Bill, Gold Cinema
 Previously operated by: Principal Theatres, Fox West Coast Theatres, Edwards Cinemas

The Alhambra became the first twin theatre on the west coast, if not the world, in 1937. The auditoriums were known as the Alhambra and the Gold. The theater closed after sustaining damage in the 1987 Whittier earthquake. The Atlantic Palace 10-plex was built on the site.

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Last featured 5/5/2003. Last edited 1/13/2023.

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