New Britain Opera House (NRIS 77001421)

Address: 466-468 Main St., New Britain, Connecticut. County/parish: Hartford.

1 contributing building.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places October 07, 1977.

Also known as:

  • Palace Theater

From Wikipedia:

New Britain Opera House
The New Britain Opera House, also known as the Palace Theater, was a performance venue and movie house on Main Street in downtown New Britain, Connecticut. Built in 1880, it was a prominent local example of Renaissance Revival architecture, serving as an entertainment venue for about a century. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1977. It has since been demolished as part of local urban renewal. (read more...)


  • Hill, Robert W.

Architectural styles:

  • Other

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