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Building Name

Gem Theatre

Historic District

Winter Garden Downtown Historic District


Old Gem Theatre, Winter Garden, FL. Open from 1941-1949, the Gem Theatre was a secondary movie theatre in the city, opened during World War II when there were many Army soldiers in the area. Today only the marquee, projection booth and exterior exit doors still exist. The auditorium section of the building has had many uses since the theatre closed.
Contributing Building – Winter Garden Downtown Historic District – National Register of Historic Places
NRIS #96000850

Latitude, Longitude

28.56538, -81.585647


Taylor, George Lansing, Jr.; Lance Taylor; Photographers -- Florida --Jacksonville; Photograph collections -- Florida -- Jacksonville; Commercial buildings; Theatre; Movie house; Old Gem Theatre; Winter Garden, Fl.; Orange County


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