Riga: Splendid Palace

Country: Latvia (Latvija)
City: Riga
Location: Elizabetes iela 61 (Kirova lela)

Built 1923 by Fridrihs Karlis Skujins as cinema "Splendid Palace". 824 seats. Opened 30 Dec 1923 with the movie "Under Two Flags" (1922). December 1952 renamed "Kinoteatr Riga". 2006-2010 reconstruction and renovations. 2011 re-renamed "Splendid Palace". Currently three screens with a total of 863 seats (including the former Kinoteatris Spartaks next door). Main hall also used for concerts and live events.

Links: www.splendidpalace.lv, Wikipedia

[Riga: Splendid Palace] Front Text: "Riga - Riga"
Reverse Text: "Kinoteatr 'Riga', Kinoteatris 'Riga'"
Publisher: Planeta, 1989
Size: Modern
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Permanent link: http://www.andreas-praefcke.de/carthalia/id/461