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Las Vegas in Clark County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

El Portal Theatre

“The Gateway”

 
 
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By Bill Kirchner, September 26, 2011
1. El Portal Theatre Marker
Inscription.
Built 1927-28
Architect: Charles Alexander MacNelledge
Opened June 21, 1928

This building was Las Vegas' cultural center for many years. Its 700 seat auditorium and elegant Spanish motif lobby were used for films, plays, music recitals, vaudeville shows, and high school graduations and other social events.
310 Fremont Street

 
Location. 36° 10.199′ N, 115° 8.525′ W. Marker is in Las Vegas, Nevada, in Clark County. Marker can be reached from Fremont Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 310 Fremont Street, Las Vegas NV 89101, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Neon / Atomic Testing (within shouting distance of this marker); Chief Hotel Court (within shouting distance of this marker); The Flame Restaurant (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Aladdin's Lamp (about 400 feet away); Nevada Motel (about 500 feet away); Fremont Street (about 700 feet away); County Courthouses (about 800 feet away); Historic Preservation (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Las Vegas.
 
Also see . . .  Architecture Studies Library, UNLV. More detail information
El Portal Theatre Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, September 26, 2011
2. El Portal Theatre Marker
on building and interior photos. (Submitted on September 30, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.) 
 
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El Portal Theatre image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, September 26, 2011
3. El Portal Theatre
El Portal Theatre image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, September 26, 2011
4. El Portal Theatre
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 30, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 565 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 30, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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