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Paramount Theatre

2006 Photo from the Adam Martin collection.
Emerson Paramount Center
549-59 Washington St
Chinatown (Boston) MA 02111
(617) 824-8400

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Record #9915  
 Opened: February 25, 1932
Capacity: 596 seats
Architect(s): Arthur H Bowditch
Architectural Style(s): French Renaissance; Art Deco
National Register:
Current Organ: none
 Also Known As:
 Previously operated by: General Cinema Theatres

Information for this tour was contributed by Edward Findlay.

The theater underwent a complete renovation inside and out to the point that it was down to just a skeleton frame around a brick box. It's now a replica of what it used to be, but with a smaller capacity.

 Photos remain the property of the Member and may not be reproduced without the written consent of the Member.

2011 photos from the Edward Findlay collection.

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May 2008 photos from the Darren Snow collection.

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June 2006 photos from the Adam Martin collection.

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Circa 2004 photos from the Scott Norwood collection.

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Circa 2002 photos from the Scott Norwood collection.

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Circa 2001 photos from the Scott Norwood collection.

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Photos from the David Litterer collection.

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Last featured 7/24/2005. Last edited 4/7/2019.

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