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French Opera House

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Identification

French Opera House
222036

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Structure in General

low-rise building
demolished [destroyed]
renaissance revival

Usages

theater/opera

Facts

  • A physically imposing structure in the French Quarter for its time, rising well above its neighbors, the French Opera House was the center of cultural and social life in 19th-century New Orleans.
  • It was destroyed in a 1919 fire.
  • The Inn on Bourbon now occupies the site.
  • Opened to the public on December 1, 1859.

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Location

517-599 Bourbon Street
800-818 Toulouse Street
541 Bourbon Street
70130
New Orleans
Louisiana
U.S.A.

Technical Data

75.00 ft
4
1859
1919

Involved Companies

James Gallier, Jr.
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