WRL-10: Grand Opera House

Photographed November 18, 2014
Built 1883
Oshkosh, Winnebago County, Wisconsin
44° 1.041′ N, 88° 32.322′ W
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The Grand Opera House has been
placed on the National Register
of Historic Places by the United
States Department of the Interior

Built 1883
William Waters, Architect

Winnebago County Historical
and Archeological Society

The Grand Opera House is located on northbound High Avenue / U.S. Highway 45, at its intersection with Market Street, at 100 High Avenue, Oshkosh, Wisconsin 54901.

NOTE: The small marker is mounted to the right side of the facade, facing High Avenue.

Grand Opera House

The Grand Opera House: History

Day Trip: Grand Opera House, Oshkosh (very cool video about the history of the Grand Opera House)

Public Investigation at the Grand Opera House by "Paranormal Generation" (the team was joined by 63 guests, who investigated the historic theater from 9pm-1am on October 2, 2011)

This location is included in the Wisconsin Registered Landmarks program (1964-1973).

The marker is on the right side of the building,
the small brown square to the right of the window.

 Looking northwest up High Avenue.

 The Grand Opera House is across the street (and in the background in this photo)
from the Oshkosh Civil War Memorial.

 Screen shot of vintage postcard of "Hicks Monument" with the
Grand Opera House in the background provided by CardCow.com.

Looking southeast down High Avenue.

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