Palace Theater

235 College Avenue,
Athens, GA 30601

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Palace Theater

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The Palace Theater opened in February 1, 1921. The Palace Theater is still listed in the late-1960’s. A parking garage is located where the Palace Theater once stood.

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Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on November 22, 2009 at 1:13 pm

Iremember an X rated small theatre nearby the PALACE theatre on a back street. small marquee.

Broan
Broan on November 22, 2009 at 3:35 pm

You’re probably thinking of the Paris: /theaters/29828/

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on November 27, 2009 at 7:32 pm

You know you are right! As theatres go it wasn’t much to look at and i was not about to go in,but at that time I was too young.

TLSLOEWS
TLSLOEWS on December 28, 2009 at 1:48 pm

Too bad there are no pictures of this “PALACE”.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on October 27, 2010 at 6:05 pm

Yeah,I should have taken a few since no one in Athens ever gets on CT.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on April 25, 2011 at 8:52 pm

Summer Prices for the PALACE 1 and 2 Theatres will be “BLUE THUNDER” at $4,00 a seat and Child $2.00 a seat, “SUPERMAN” has Adults paying $4.00 a seat, but the kids tickets go up to $2,50 a seat.This from the 1983 Knoxville Home Office admission Prices Memo.Still under the Plitt banner.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on December 20, 2011 at 7:06 pm

Any old employees can check out REMEMBERING PLITT THEATRES on Facebook,Great place to see for old theatre folks in the real days of the Theatre Business.

Joe Vogel
Joe Vogel on February 13, 2012 at 8:45 am

The Film Daily of February 9, 1921, said that the Palace Theatre in Athens had opened on February 1. The Palace was a Loew’s house.

SidKCols
SidKCols on May 6, 2015 at 10:40 am

It was still going strong with first run pics in the late 60’s. My wife and I attended this theater often.

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