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Levy Opera House

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1851, 1857, 1888, 1980. 350 Park St. (corner of E. High St.)
  • (Photograph by Mark Mones)
  • Levy Opera House (Virginia Division of Historic Resources)
  • (Photograph by Mark Mones)

A bold Greek Revival structure with four massive pilasters supporting the entablature of the facade, the Levy Opera House was built as the town hall, then converted into a theater in the 1880s by Jefferson Monroe Levy, who owned Monticello at the time. It is now an apartment building.

Writing Credits

Richard Guy Wilson et al.


What's Nearby


Richard Guy Wilson et al., "Levy Opera House", [Charlottesville, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Buildings of Virginia: Tidewater and Piedmont, Richard Guy Wilson and contributors. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002, 145-145.

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