Austin in Mower County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
The Paramount Theatre
the National Register of Historic Places.
It opened September 14th, 1929
as Austin's grand first run movie theatre.
It is owned by Austin Area Commission for the Arts, Inc.
Location. 43° 40.2′ N, 92° 58.41′ W. Marker is in Austin, Minnesota, in Mower County. Marker is at the intersection of 4th Avenue NE and 1st Street NE, on the left when traveling east on 4th Avenue NE. Touch for map. The plaque is attached to the Paramount Theatre, to the right of the entrance. Marker is at or near this postal address: 125 4th Avenue NE, Austin MN 55912, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oakwood Cemetery W.R.C. Memorial ( approx. 0.9 miles away); William Baudler ( approx. 0.9 miles away); Hormel ( approx. one mile away).
Also see . . .
1. The Paramount Theatre. "The Paramount was built as an atmospheric theatre – which means that when you enter you are transported to a different time and place." (Submitted on March 7, 2009.)
2. Paramount Theater. Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on March 7, 2009.)
Categories. • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 7, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 891 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 7, 2009, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.