Fort Payne in DeKalb County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Fort Payne Opera House
Listed in National Register of Historic Places and the National Register of 19th Century Theatres in America.
Erected 1973 by Alabama Historical Association.
Location. 34° 26.678′ N, 85° 43.163′ W. Marker is in Fort Payne, Alabama, in DeKalb County. Marker is at the intersection of Gault Avenue North (U.S. 11) and 5th Street Northtwest, on the right when traveling west on Gault Avenue North. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Payne AL 35968, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Boom Town Historic District (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Payne’s Fort (about 400 feet away); Wills Town Mission (about 400 feet away); Sequoyah (about 400 feet away); Alabama Cherokee Indian Removal (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of the Willstown Mission (approx. 3 miles away); Site of Cherokee Council Tree (approx. 10.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Payne.
Also see . . . Landmark's Projects The Fort Payne Opera House. (Submitted on February 27, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.)
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