Category Historical Theaters

Henrico Theatre (in Highland Springs, VA)

Henrico Theatre, located in Highland Springs, originally opened as a movie palace on April 25, 1938. Tickets were $0.25 for adults and $0.10 for children. The theatre was designated as a bomb shelter during World War II and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Henrico County purchased the building in 1999. Henrico Theatre […]

The Byrd Theatre (in the Fan)

Be sure to check out a movie or special event at the historical Byrd Theatre in the Fan. History of the Byrd Theatre (from their website) The Byrd Theatre was built in 1928 in Richmond, Virginia as one of the Nations’s Grand Movie Palaces and is both a State and National Historic landmark. Today it […]