California Historical Landmarks In Oakland

Landmark # 884 - Paramount Theater

Description: This is the 'Art Deco,' or 'Moderne' style of movie palace built during the rise of the motion picture industry. The Paramount, which opened on December 16, 1931, is the most ambitious theatre design of architect Timothy L. Pflueger. Restored in 1973, it has retained an exceptional unity of style.

Location: 2025 Broadway, Oakland - plaque located at 475-21st St

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places: NPS-73000395

 

Additional Resources

Web sites related to the Paramount Theater are listed below if you would like to do further research.

Official Web Site

http://www.paramounttheatre.com

Photos of Plaque and Theater

Landmark 884 - Paramount Theater - Alameda County

http://www.sonic.net/~laird/landmarks/counties/800-899/884.html

Use of California State Parks Data

Description, location and historical landmark status provided by California State Parks under the following conditions.

Ownership

 

Photo Credits

Photo of Paramount Theater copied from Paramount official web site.

http://http://www.paramounttheatre.com

 

 

 

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