Crescent Theater

Architectural Walking Tour of Downtown Ithaca

Crescent Theater

Ithaca, New York 14850, United States

Created By: Downtown Ithaca Alliance


217 N. Aurora St. - The Crescent Building stands today as Ithaca's oldest surviving movie palace structure. Built in 1916 as the Crescent Theater, it was designed by the local architectural firm of Gibb & Waltz. The building, which retains its original clay tile roof, has been used as a movie theater, dance hall, gymnasium, night club, and currently as office space.

This point of interest is part of the tour: Architectural Walking Tour of Downtown Ithaca


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