509 Front Street,
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Opened December 2, 1901 as the Park Opera House. It was designed by architect John J. Wangenstein of Duluth. It was remodeled in 1914 and reopened as the Park Theatre. It was remodeled again in 1919 and by 1926 it was operated by the Finkelstein & Ruben chain.
It was remodeled in 1929 in an Atmospheric style to the plans of architectural firm Liebenberg & Kaplan and was reopened as the Paramount Theatre on December 31, 1929. This theatre was one of the bigger theatres in Brainerd. According to the Brainerd Dispatch, it offered movies for 25 cents in 1943 and was closed in September 1985, and demolished in April 1994.
The Paramount Theatre and Brainerd Theatre were the only two theatres in Brainerd from the classic era that survived into the 1960’s, 1970’s and 1980’s.
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