Cine Encanto

Neptuno,
Havana

Unfavorite 1 person favorited this theater

Help us make this street view more accurate

Please adjust the view until the theater is clearly visible. more info

Cine Encanto

Viewing: Photo | Street View

Located in the centre of Havana on Neptuno at the corner of Consulado. The Cine Encanto was an elegant, ornate Atmospheric style cinema which opened in 1928. It was designed by architect Enrique Gil working with an architect named Castellanos. The Cine Encanto was closed around 1957.

Contributed by Ken Roe

Recent comments (view all 3 comments)

atmos
atmos on July 20, 2012 at 6:06 am

According to an article in Motion Picture News which includes some interior photos this cinema opened in 1928 and was atmospheric in design.The architect is listed as Enrique Gil Y Castellanos.

atmos
atmos on July 21, 2012 at 5:57 am

Located on the corner of Neptuno and Consulado Streets and had 1500 seats.

guarina
guarina on June 24, 2013 at 4:09 pm

Very elegant. It was located on Neptuno street between Consulado and Industria. The architect who designed it was named Enrique Gil y Castellanos. It was open by 1924, in my mother’s youth. It had an orchestra then, where Armando Oréfiche played the piano, on a pit which rose at intermission, and it showed silent movies.

You must login before making a comment.

New Comment

Subscribe Want to be emailed when a new comment is posted about this theater?
Just login to your account and subscribe to this theater