Princess Theatre, Nathan Road [1952-1973] | Gwulo: Old Hong Kong

Princess Theatre, Nathan Road [1952-1973]

Current condition: 
Demolished / No longer exists
Date Place completed: 
Date Place demolished: 

According to Raymond's notes, the key dates are:

  • 1952. Princess Theatre opens for business on 8th December.
  • 1964. The Beatles appear here for two performances.
  • 1970. The theatre is sold to a hotel group.
  • 1973.  The theatre closes.

Later the building was demolished, and the present-day Hotel Mira was built on the site. Today's building is also the site of the 'Princess Shopping Plaza', named after the old theatre.


Photos that show this place


1953 QEII Coronation Parade

Princess (TST) Movie Honeymoon.jpg
Princess (TST) Movie Honeymoon.jpg, by OldTimer

Its Chinese name is 樂宮戲院