Santa Barbara County
Historical Markers


Historical Marker #361 - Old Lobero Theatre - Santa Barbara, CA

Source: Lobero Theatre Image Gallery

33 E Canon Perdido St, Santa Barbara

N 34░ 25.291 W 119░ 41.985

Historic theater in Santa Barbara. JosÚ Lobero opened the region's first legitimate theatre on this site on February 22, 1873. For many years the old theatre was the center of social life in Santa Barbara. A new Lobero Theatre, opened in 1924 on the same site, continues to serve the cultural interests of the area.


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