Loew's Grand Theater

2463 Jerome Avenue,
Bronx, NY 10468

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Previously operated by: Loew's Inc.

Architects: Eugene DeRosa

Functions: Retail

Styles: Adam

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Loew's Grand Theater

Located on the corner of Fordham Road and Jerome Avenue in the Bronx. You can still see the painting on the brick wall that faces Fordham Road - “Loew’s Grand - Vaudeville and Photo Plays”. The paint is covered by a thin veil at the moment.

Completely gutted and turned into retail stores that took up the entire two floors. In the 1980’s it was a Loehmann’s clothing store, then a Lionel Kiddy City, a Wiz, and now a cheap department store called El Mundo.

Contributed by Arleen Colon

Recent comments (view all 9 comments)

William on February 18, 2004 at 9:38 am

The Loew’s Grand Theatre is located at 2463 Jerome Ave. and it is listed as seating 2472 people in trade books.

bamtino on June 24, 2004 at 1:02 am

Judging from the marquee, which features the film “New York”, in all likelihood the photo at the following site is from 1927 or 28:
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More recent photos of the facility can be seen here:
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Scholes188 on September 18, 2005 at 9:22 am

So there is now nothing left of the old theater?

joemasher on September 28, 2005 at 5:32 pm

The auditorium of the Grand was long ago gutted completely and refitted with two or three complete levels. There is a college operating in it. The Wiz was in the former lobby and some of the other retail space.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on April 5, 2011 at 2:47 pm

Not a lot of post for an NYC Theatre.

TLSLOEWS on April 5, 2011 at 3:03 pm

True Mike, comparded to the Loews Grand Atlanta Lots of history and photos on that page.

Markiebee800 on September 17, 2012 at 10:35 pm

You can still see “LOEWS” etched in the brick when leaving the 4 train down the stairs to West Fordham & Jerome Ave.. Look @ Kenroe pics above..

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