Monterey in Monterey County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Golden State Theatre
Built in 1926 and designed by Reid Brothers, architects of many California landmarks, this theatre was the first to show sound movies on the Monterey Peninsula.
Old Monterey Hotel * Across Street
Casa Sanchez * Across Street
See map on reverse * www.historicmonterey.org
Location. 36° 35.973′ N, 121° 53.665′ W. Marker is in Monterey, California, in Monterey County. Marker is on 417 Alvarado Street north of Bonifacio Place, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Monterey CA 93940, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Casa Sanchez (a few steps from this marker); Site of Casa Bonifacio (within shouting distance of this marker); Rodriguez – Osio Adobe (within shouting distance of this marker); The Estrada Adobe (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Casa Serrano (about 500 feet away); Merritt House (about 600 feet away); Home of Juan Bautista Alvarado (about 700 feet away); 19th Century Sailing Ship's Anchor (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Monterey.
Also see . . . History of the theater - Golden State Theatre. When it opened on August 6, 1926, (Submitted on February 24, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music • Entertainment •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 24, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 305 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 24, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.