Tower Theatre

12813 Grand River Avenue,
Detroit, MI 48227

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Tower Theatre

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This mid-sized Art Deco-style neighborhood movie house could seat over 1,440. It was designed by Arthur K. Hyde, his only Detroit-area commission, and opened in 1935.

The Tower Theatre closed in 1964, and was demolished in the late-1970’s.

Contributed by Bryan Krefft

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Joe Vogel
Joe Vogel on August 6, 2014 at 10:26 pm

A three-page article about Detroit’s Tower Theatre appeared in the June 1, 1935, issue of Motion Picture Herald. A scan is available from The Internet Archive.

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