AMC Lynnhaven 8

2736 N. Mall Drive,
Virginia Beach, VA 23452

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rivest266 on October 24, 2023 at 1:03 pm

Opened May 23rd, 1986. Grand opening ad posted.

Ret. AKC (NAC) CCC Bob Jensen, Manteno, Illinois
Ret. AKC (NAC) CCC Bob Jensen, Manteno, Illinois on April 26, 2012 at 6:13 pm



701 Lynnhaven Parkway is the address of the Mall and the Lynnhaven 8 was NOT in the Mall, but was in it’s own building.

Scott Neff
Scott Neff on December 23, 2010 at 2:11 pm

Some internet research shows that this building is now being used by American Indoor Karting as a go cart track.

dpjaudon on June 14, 2009 at 5:21 pm

The Lynnhaven 8 was an AMC theater that opened during the summer of 1986 outside of Lynnhaven Mall. I think it stuck around until 2003 when AMC opened their 24-screen complex there, but I could be wrong. Inside Lynnhaven Mall, a 5-screen complex owned by UA opened on the 2nd floor near the food court during the summer of 1981. A 6-screen complex opened on the 1st floor during the winter of 1982-1983. That was a UA theater as well. During the mid-1990s, the 1st floor complex started showing more art-house fare. I remember seeing Bunuel’s “Belle de Jour” there in 1995. During the late 1990s, the 1st floor cinema closed and the 2nd floor cinema hung in for a few years, but it was owned by AMC at that point.