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Show Time: A History of Tulsa's Movie Theaters

Tulsa Historical Society & Museum
2445 S. Peoria Avenue
Tulsa, OK
September 14, 2021 - September 30, 2022 , Tues - Sat, 10 am - 4 pm

Event Details

This exhibit will include an extensive use of photographs and historical information.  It covers a span of eight decades, beginning with nickelodeons in the early 1900's through the advent of the luxurious cinema multiplexes of today.  The decade-by-decade evolution of the movie theater will showcase theater architecture; how films were presented; movie production techniques; societal changes affecting how people attended the movies; and spotlight dozens of Tulsa movie theaters.

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