Springer Opera House

105 10th St., Columbus, Georgia

Photos 

Springer Opera House

1. GENERAL VIEW

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Map 

Street View 

Description 

Opened in 1871, this opera house hosted celebrated entertainers in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. It was converted to a movie house after the 1930s Depression years and has since been beautifully restored. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, June 2, 1978

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 29, 1970
Reference number
70000214
Architectural style
Victorian
Areas of significance
Communications; Performing Arts
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Building
Historic function
Theater
Current functions
Museum; Theater
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant year
1871

Update Log 

  • December 28, 2011: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger

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