Mission Theater and Pub
(Redirected from Swedish Evangelical Mission Covenant Church)
|Address||1624 NW Glisan Street|
|Coordinates||45°31′34″N 122°41′17″W / 45.52621°N 122.68812°WCoordinates: 45°31′34″N 122°41′17″W / 45.52621°N 122.68812°W|
The Mission Theater and Pub is a movie theater and pub located in the northwest Portland, Oregon. Formerly a Swedish church and union hall, the theater was re-opened as a McMenamins establishment in 1987. The theater was known for featuring second-run films, until 2019 when a first-run operation was implemented, and for serving beer, wine, and food.
The building was built in 1913 and listed as the Swedish Evangelical Mission Covenant Church on the National Register of Historic Places on October 7, 1982.
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