[RKO] Orpheum Theater (1921-present)

910 Hennepin Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55403

(Not to be confused with an earlier Orpheum Theater at 25. S. 7th St., Minneapolis, which operated from 1904-1922 until this new building opened.)
Builder: Kimball Organ Co., W.W., 1927.
Manuals: Unknown
Ranks: Unknown
Action: Electro-pneumatic

Notes: The Orpheum Theatre opened on in Oct 1921 as a vaudeville house. It later changed to movies in 1927 and the name was changed to RKO Orpheum Theatre.

The Orpheum ceased showing movies in the mid-1970s and has been a legitimate theatre ever since. The organ is still extant and playable.


Organ Historical Society as of 2015.