Windmill Theatre, Great Yarmouth

Located on Marine Parade, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, this opened as the Gem Theatre on 4th July 1908. It is one of the earliest cinema buildings in the U.K. Seating was provided for 700 and the architect was Arthur S. Hewitt.

 

It closed in the 1980's and was converted into an indoor childrens play area, later an Odditorium attraction and now houses an amusement arcade and indoor miniture golf. It is a Listed Grade II* building.

 

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