The old cobblestone roads hint at just how historic our beloved St. Paul is. And with history, there are always stories to be told. Join us as we revisit the history of local properties — including some former residents who might be lurking within their walls.
When it first opened in 1922, the Mounds Theatre was a popular hangout for the locals of Arden Hills to watch silent films.
It seems some might have made it a permanent place to dwell. Tourists have reported bizarre encounters, including a cinema usher strolling the aisles in search of his long-lost love, a child bouncing a ball on stage, and an old man that wails during film screenings
After decades of premieres, screenings, and a few renovations, the theater closed in 1967.