Congress Theatre

2931 Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue SE,
Washington, DC 20032

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rivest266
rivest266 on June 21, 2015 at 4:36 pm

This opened on December 30th, 1937. Picture enclosed

NaylorFan
NaylorFan on February 27, 2014 at 4:02 am

Circa 1949 Photo http://www.neighborhoodlife.net/2009SpringFeatures/CongressHeights/commercial.jpg

JackCoursey
JackCoursey on February 2, 2008 at 3:32 pm

Here and here are photos from January 2008 of the former Congress Theatre.

MediaQueen
MediaQueen on March 23, 2005 at 4:16 am

This theater was converted into a liquor store! My mother took me and my siblings to the movie house during the late 60s and early 70s when it was called “Congress Heights” theater. “Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory” and Disney’s “Bedknobs & Broomsticks” are two films I recall seeing there.