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Lancaster in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Fulton Opera House

 
 
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By William Pfingsten, February 2, 2008
1. Fulton Opera House Marker
Inscription. Built in 1852 and named Fulton Hall in honor of Robert Fulton. It is considered an excellent example of the 19th century "Opera House." For more than 75 years, every major star of the American theatre appeared on its stage.
 
Erected 1952 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 2.283′ N, 76° 18.085′ W. Marker is in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, in Lancaster County. Marker is on N. Prince Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Between Orange and King Streets. Marker is in this post office area: Lancaster PA 17603, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Ross (within shouting distance of this marker); Charles Demuth (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thomas Wharton, Jr. (about 600 feet away); The Evangelic Lutheran Church of the Holy Trinity (about 600 feet away); Thomas Mifflin, Esq. (about 600 feet away); Holy Trinity Lutheran Church (about 600 feet away); First Presbyterian Church (about 700 feet away); Lancaster County (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lancaster.
 
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Fulton Opera House image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, February 2, 2008
2. Fulton Opera House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 4, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,148 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 4, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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