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After the first Palmerston North Empire Hotel, built in 1890, burned down in 1895, this building was constructed as a replacement in the same year. The hotel was completely redesigned and redecorated in 1981 and now houses a Cobb and Co restaurant and bar (2007).

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2007N_Ho39_BUI_0240
Title
Empire Hotel, corner of Princess and Main Streets
Held In
Coolstore
Date
circa 1937

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Creation

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Place
Corner of Princess and Main Street, Palmerston North

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Taxonomy

Tags
accommodation,
buildings,
palmerston north,
photographs,
pub,
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