Hippodrome Cinema

25 SE Second Place,
Gainesville, FL 32601

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Architects: Thomas Ryerson, J.K. Taylor

Functions: Movies (Foreign), Movies (Independent)

Styles: Neo-Classical

Previous Names: Hippodrome State Theatre

Phone Numbers: Box Office: 352.375.4477
Manager: 352.375.4477

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Hippodrome Cinema

This theatre was a former post office in the historic Federal Building. The former Federal Building is Gainesville’s finest example of Palladian Classical Revival architecture. It was begun in May 1909 and completed in March 1911 at a cost of $160,000. To locals, this theatre is simply known as “The Hipp”.

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Patsy on February 19, 2008 at 10:35 am

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