Ralston Opera House

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The Ralston Opera Hours was constructed in 1902 and provided live entertainment and silent movies until 1927. The Opera House is open for tours on Saturdays. Added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1987, #87001257. The Opera House is the center piece of the towns 10 year plan to revitalize the small fading town of Ralston, Oklahoma.


650 Main Street, Ralston, Oklahoma

36.504062, -96.731904
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The Opera House is open for tours every Saturday, weather permitting. It is also open to the public during community and special events. Tours are free and donations towards restoration are very appreciated.


Listed National Register of Historic Places:
Ralston Opera House (added 1987 - - #87001257)
501--503 Main St. , Ralston

  • Historic Significance: Event
  • Area of Significance: Commerce, Entertainment/Recreation
  • Period of Significance: 1900-1924
  • Owner: Private
  • Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture
  • Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store, Theater
  • Current Function: Commerce/Trade
  • Current Sub-function: Specialty Store

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