Fillmore Theatre


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Fillmore Theatre. Photos by Forgotten Buffalo


681 Fillmore Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14212
Also known as 675 Fillmore
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Fillmore Council District
SBL: 111.44-4-42
Erie County Property Info
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VIRGINIA THOMAS A per propertyviewer
David Gordon per Business First article April 2017
NYS Corporation and Business Entity Database

Physical Description

1000-seat brick theater, later converted to retail

Current Condition

Messy exterior facade and covering of original parapet. Unknown interior condition; has modified storefronts that have been in use recently.


  • 1910 - Built as a moving picture theater by Joseph Rutkowski.
  • 1926 - Still open as a theater, but not listed as one by 1929 Cinema Treasures

Recent Events and Actions Taken

  • 2012 - Unfortunate corrugated metal covering added across top of building
  • April 2017 - Businessman David Gordon to start liquor and online wine sales outlet - Fillmore Wine & Liquor. Business First

Other Pertinent Facts


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Added 2013-05-14 • Last changed 2017-04-06