The Majestic is a historic building on Eu Tong Sen Street in Chinatown, Singapore. Located between the People's Park Complex and Yue Hwa Building, it was known as Majestic Theatre, which was a Cantonese opera house. The building was owned by the Eu family and was designed by Swan and Maclaren, the leading architectural firm at that time which also designed Raffles Hotel and Victoria Memorial Hall. The Theatre was completed in 1928. The Majestic Theatre was originally known as the Tien Yien Moh Toi Theatre or "Tin Yin Dance Stage" and was a venue for Cantonese opera until 1938, when it was converted into a cinema. The Shaw Brothers rented the place, renamed it the Queen's Theatre. During World War II, the theatre was renamed Tai Hwa Opera House. After the War in 1945, The Majestic Film Company, lease the building and change the name to Majestic Theatre. In 1956, Cathay Organisation bought the Majestic Theatre for S$1.1 million from the Eu family. The theatre continued screening Chinese films until 1998 when it was closed. It was then converted into a three-story shopping mall and was renamed The Majestic, and was opened on 17 January 2003. Majestic is on Eu Tong Sen Road; is near New Bridge Road; is near Mosque Street; is near Pagoda Street; is near Upper Cross Street; is near Park Crescent; is near Temple Street; is near Smith Street; Majestic is geographically located at latitude(1.2847 degrees) 1° 17' 4" North of the Equator and longitude (103.8431 degrees) 103° 50' 35" East of the Prime Meridian on the Map of Singapore or JB.
The locations related to Majestic are represented by the shortest distances between two points on Earth and may not be nearest by road. For example, Majestic is located 56 metres from People's Park Food Centre. Majestic is located 58 metres from OG. Majestic is located 61 metres from Yue Hwa. Majestic is located 89 metres from Ne4-DT5 Chinatown. Majestic is located 104 metres from People's Park Complex.
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|Yue Hwa is located 0.1 Kilometres away from Majestic. Yue Hwa - 2 Photo(s) Featured.|
|Ne4-DT5 Chinatown is located 0.1 Kilometres away from Majestic. Ne4-DT5 Chinatown - 1 Photo(s) Featured.|
|People's Park Complex is located 0.1 Kilometres away from Majestic. People's Park Complex - 1 Photo(s) Featured.|
Furama 0.3km, The Keong Saik Hotel 0.4km, Hotel 1929 0.5km, are places to stay (hotel, service apartment, inn) located near Majestic.
OG 0.1km, Yue Hwa 0.1km, People's Park Complex 0.1km, are places to shop (shopping mall, shop houses) located near Majestic.
Smith Pagoda Temple Streets 0.2km, Clarke Quay 0.6km, Boat Quay 0.7km, are places of interest (attraction) located near Majestic.
Outram Secondary School 0.7km, Moral Childcare Centre 0.7km, Telok Ayer Performing Arts Centre 0.8km, are places of learning (school, college, university) located near Majestic.
Pearl's Hill Park 0.4km, Hong Lim Park 0.4km, Park along Amoy Street 0.6km, are parks, playgrounds, open fields or commons located near Majestic.
Furama is about 0.3 km away.
18 Pearls Hill Terrace is about 0.3 km away.
Family & Juvenile Court is about 0.3 km away.
Poon Yue Association is about 0.3 km away.
Smith Street HDB Apartment Blocks is about 0.3 km away.
Zhong Wai Zhou Jia Quan Association is about 0.3 km away.