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Archive: Jun 2023

Protected: Lights! Camera! Action! Our Oscar-Worthy Hollywood Tour!

You’re starting at the historic Princeton Garden Theatre. Built originally to accommodate Princeton University’s Triangle Club, the Garden Theater screened its first movies in late 1920’s once the Triangle Club moved to the stage at McCarter Theater. Today, the Garden “first-run films of high artistic quality. We’ve added special programming like classic Hollywood and foreign language films; filmmaker appearances and lectures; Saturday kids matinees; and theatrically broadcast events such as from the National Theatre in London.” Cannon Green Tap for walking directions to Cannon Green Located behind Princeton University’s oldest building – Nassau Hall, built in 1756 – Cannon Green was the site of a Revolutionary War battle, and the cannon buried in the center is the proof! In addition to seeing action during the Revolutionary War, and when Princeton’s football team hosts their bonfire here for beating Yale and…

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June 12, 2023