346 North Neil Street
Architects: Cornelius W. Rapp and George Leslie Rapp
Opened on the site of an earlier Orpheum Theatre built in 1904 as a vaudeville house. Interior is a 1/3 scale of the opera hall at Versailles. Received a dramatic remodeling in 1967 and closed in 1986. Reopened in 1994 as a children's museum.
When [people] talk about happiness, they think it is pleasure or comfort, or having all you want in the world...[But] when I say I wish you happiness, I mean that I hope as you grow older you will become more intensely alive. (Lewis Mumford)