City Auditorium – Natchez MS

Description

The Natchez City Auditorium was Mississippi project # 1350 from the Federal Emergency Administration of Public Works. The 995-seat arena is headed by a large stage, and is designed in a squared-corner horseshoe, with seats on both sides and the back. The building features “a broad, hexastyle pedimented Doric portico” (Mississippi Department of Archives & History).

Community events as well as national tours are scheduled in the auditorium on a regular basis. It underwent renovation in 1999-2000.

Source notes

Natchez City Auditorium. Mississippi Department of Archives & History, Historic Resources Inventory database.  Retrieved from http://www.apps.mdah.ms.gov/Public/prop.aspx?id=207&view=facts&y=959.

City Auditorium.  Retrieved from visitnatchez.org.

Project originally submitted by Susan Allen on March 25, 2013.

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Location Info


207 Jefferson Street
Natchez, Mississippi

Coordinates: 31.563239, -91.40302099999997

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