Historic Markers Across Alabama

Dothan Opera House

Marker ID: HCC 
Location: at the Opera House, 103 North St. Andrews Street, Dothan, Alabama.
County: Houston
Coordinates: N 31° 13.453    W 085° 23.469
  31.22421666    -85.39115
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMAVJZ


Listed on the National Register of Historic Places by the Department of the Interior December 16, 1977, through the efforts of the Dothan Landmarks Foundation, Incorporated. Constructed in 1915, this three-story masonry structure remains basically unaltered from its original plan. It has had an important cultural influence on Dothan, attracting from its early days, a wide variety of performing groups. It was completely renovated and restored in 1971. This splendid building, long noted for its fine acoustics, has seen a revival of its original cultural activities.

Erected by the Historic Chattahoochee Commission, 1978.


Marker Dedication or Erection Date: February 11, 1979

End of Dothan Opera House