Central Theatre

970 Farmington Avenue,
West Hartford, CT 06107

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rivest266 on February 20, 2017 at 6:03 pm

January 15th, 1928 grand opening ad in the photo section

rivest266 on February 20, 2017 at 5:47 pm

This opened on January 17th, 1928. Grand opening ad in the photo section and below.

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Roger Katz on February 22, 2008 at 12:45 pm

The Central Theater closed in 1976. It reopened in 1978 as a combination movie theatre/disco before closing for good in 1979.

kencmcintyre on February 9, 2008 at 9:41 pm

The Central can be seen in this 1972 photo:

SpikeSpiegel6262044 on January 31, 2006 at 6:25 pm

I have been inside the building also and wow, it’s still beautiful.
Maggie Moos has nice digs.

shoeshoe14 on September 9, 2005 at 11:08 am

I rode by this the other day on bike and stopped in for a look. The walls are marble and the chandeliers are amazing. Don’t know if they were the originals? There’s a bunch of them and there are shops along the hallway. There are also old movie poster metal holders on the walls.

William on November 19, 2003 at 7:18 pm

The Central Theatre seated 900 people.