WHS containing historic "purpose built" cinemas (i.e Not converted theatres etc). Defined as pre-1950. The cinema doesn't have to be currently operational but must preserve the majority of the original structure.
|Asmara||In particular Roma and Imperio. See -|
|Great Spa Towns of Europe||Cinema Excelsior (1922) in Montecatini|
|Paramaribo||"Tower Bioscoop" (1948) Heerenstraat (said in 2006 to be partly in use as offices with the auditorium only occasionally used)|
|Rabat||Cinéma Royal, built in 1930 and designed by Adrien Laforgue and Serge de Mazières|
|Riga||"Splendid Palace" (1923) Elizabetes iela 61|
|St. Petersburg||"Aurora". (1913) Nevsky Prospect & "Dom Kino" / "Rodina" (1914/16) Karavannaya Ul|
|Stone Town of Zanzibar||Cine Afrique|
|Victorian Gothic and Art Deco Ensemble of Mumbai||Regal and the Eros Cinemas|
|White City of Tel-Aviv||"Esther" (1930/1) Dizzengoff Square (Now the "Cinema Hotel")|
|Willemstad||"Cinelandia" (1941) Hendrikplein, Punda. Currently non operational|
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