Egyptian Theatre History
The Egyptian Theatre, built in 1925, is located downtown at 229 South Broadway on the main street of the City of Coos Bay. Coos Bay is the largest city on the Oregon coast and the largest deep water port between San Francisco and Seattle. The combined population of the area is currently about 65,000.
NationalDue to the Theatre’s historical significance, and to the commitment of Helen Doving to historical research, the Egyptian Theatre was entered into the National Register of Historic Places on May 24, 2010.
The Egyptian Theatre is a superb example of one of the most historical and significant trends in motion picture history