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Bijou Theatre

N Eighth St & Race St
Philadelphia PA

Closed Live Theatre
Record #20959  
 Opened: November 4, 1889
 Closed: 1967
 Current Use:
Capacity: 1200 seats
Architect(s): JB McElfatrick & Sons
Architectural Style(s):
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As: Keith's Bijou

Keith's Bijou held the first Philadelphia showing of movies on December 25, 1895.

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Last featured 7/28/2002. Last edited 11/22/2014.

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