305 Main Street,
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Architects: Benjamin Marcus Priteca
Functions: Movies (First Run)
Styles: Art Deco
This extravagant movie palace was built in 1931 with Art Deco style furnishings, murals and ornamentation in silver, copper, and gold leaf. Its architect was B. Marcus Priteca. Due to the Depression, it didn’t open until 1936.
The Smithsonian has ranked it fifth in the nation for its architectural value. The Washoe Theater was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.
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