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Hollywood's first movie premiere took place at this magnificent movie palace in 1922. After a restoration of its Ancient Egypt-inspired interiors, it became home to the American Cinemateque, which screens documentaries, indie films, and classic film-festival fare. Catch a movie or soak up history on one of the monthly tours.

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Egyptian Theater

Hollywood's first movie premiere took place at this magnificent movie palace in 1922. After a restoration of its Ancient Egypt-inspired interiors, it became home to the American Cinemateque, which screens documentaries, indie films, and classic film-festival fare. Catch a movie or soak up history on one of the monthly tours.