Alhambra Theatre, 1960s : exterior


This picture shows the Alhambra Theatre located at Beach Road in the 1960s. A car is seen parked outside the theatre, and a trishaw and cyclist are seen riding leisurely along the street. The Alhambra was opened in 1930, and it was the first air-conditioned theatre in Singapore. Photograph donated by Peh Heng Huat and displayed at Heritage Roadshow 2007. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.

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This digital copy © National Library Board Singapore 2007. The original work © Peh Heng Huat.

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  • Architecture and Landscape>>Building Types>>Commercial Buildings
  • Architecture and Landscape>>Streets and Places
  • Motion picture theaters--Singapore--Photographs
  • Historic buildings--Singapore--Photographs
  • Business, finance and industry>>Industry>>Leisure and entertainment
  • Arts>>Architecture>>Public and commercial buildings

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