Wednesday, 17 April 2013
The Shreveport Municipal Auditorium closed in April for one year due to renovations for the first time since opening in 1929. Group tours will not be hosted until renovations are complete.
Located just minutes from downtown Shreveport on Elvis Presley Avenue, the Shreveport Municipal Auditorium is known for offering groups haunted tours, taking visitors behind the scenes on a narrated tour full of historical facts and ghost stories. With a rich history dating back to November 11, 1929, the Shreveport Municipal Auditorium has closed for one year for renovations starting April 1, 2013 for the first time.The Shreveport Municipal Auditorium is a national landmark and known for its musical past. Elvis Presley got his start on the Louisiana Hayride , a CBS 50,000 watt live radio broadcast from the Municipal. Elvis had his first professional appearance there on October 16, 1954.