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The theater opened on August 29, 1930. By 1979, the Paramount was the last remaining example of the 17 grand "movie palaces" built in the Denver metropolitan area. On November 21, 1980, the theater was included in the National Register of Historic Places (pursuant to the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966). In 1988, the Paramount Theatre was designated as an official landmark by the City and County of Denver.