Nevada Theater

Nevada Theater (HM6YQ)

Location: Nevada City, CA 95959 Nevada County
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N 39° 15.773', W 121° 1.209'

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California's oldest existing theater building. The Nevada opened September 9, 1865. Celebrities such as Mark Twain, Jack London and Emma Nevada have appeared on its stage. Closed in 1957. The theater was later purchased through public donations and reopened May 17, 1968, to again serve the cultural needs of the community.
HM NumberHM6YQ
Marker Number863
Year Placed1974
Placed ByThe State Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with the Historical Landmarks and Liberal Arts Commissions of Nevada County
Marker Condition
9 out of 10 (1 reports)
Date Added Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 9:59pm PDT -07:00
Photo Credits: [1] CARLEEN R. CLARK  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 670809 N 4347817
Decimal Degrees39.26288333, -121.02015000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 15.773', W 121° 1.209'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 15' 46.38" N, 121° 1' 12.54" W
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Area Code(s)530
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 348-382 Broad St, Nevada City CA 95959, US
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The Nevada Theater is a beautiful building in a lovely, historic town.

Apr 4, 2016 at 5:17pm PDT by lilcrc66

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  1. The stars for the condition of the marker didn't show up the first time so I tried to edit my check in but I couldn't figure out how... the four star condition is not accurate, it should be nine stars

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