Downtown Youngstown boasts a variety of buildings with many historically significant stories and fascinating architectural details. Join MVHS for a historical walking tour of the downtown area on Sunday, September 10, 2017. Tours will begin at the Tyler History Center at 12:30 and 2:00 p.m.
As a preview – enjoy these photographs and tidbits of information on some of the buildings on the tour.
Hollywood’s famous Warner Brothers—Harry, Jack and Albert—commissioned noted theater architects C.W. and George L. Rapp to design a new movie palace in downtown Youngstown. Completed in 1931, this Warner Theater was meant to be a memorial to the Warners’ late brother, Sam. The original exterior was Art Deco; it was remodeled in a more starkly … Continue reading Discover Downtown: DeYor Performing Arts Center