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115 South Court St., Fayetteville, WV 25840 304.574.4655
The Historic Fayette Theater is located in a renovated movie house built in 1937. It is one of the few Depression era movie houses still in use in southern WV. Visitors can view the original movie projectors which remained in use until the 1960’s. The Fayette County Historical Society began renovation in 1992. Adorning the walls inside the renovated theatre are many paintings and pieces of art that depict life and entertainment from the 1930’s era. The theater stages ten performances per year along with special nights by request.
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The building is open for tours on Fridays from late May until the third Saturday in October.
(Listed NRHP 1990)