MERCED THEATRE


The Merced Theatre, erected in 1870 on North Main Street next to the Pico House, was the first building built expressly for theatrical purposes in Los Angeles. It was built by William Abbot, a cabinetmaker, and named in honor of his wife Merced Garcia.monument.

Designation:
• National Historic Site (72000231)
• State Historical Site (171)
Visited: 03/21/2015
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Websitewww.laconservancy.org