Theatre

Opened in 1949, the Brunson was Baytown’s first post World War II moviehouse. Many Baytonians have fond memories of sitting in the plush seats and watching a Saturday matinee – back when Texas Avenue was downtown Baytown. Closed in 1982, the city acquired the old theater in August 1997. The Brunson is now a business incubator and visitors center. (Photo by Visit Baytown)

Interest in Texas Avenue landmark only fleeting, city says

After some mention of the possibility of the Brunson Theater being sold, city officials are saying the historic cinema is not for sale. 

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