War Memorial Auditorium
The War Memorial Auditorium is a multi-purpose facility that hosts trade and consumer shows, live performances, seminars, professional wrestling, boxing and other sports championships. The W.M.A. was built in 1949 and opened to the public on January 14, 1950. The lobby area, with its ornate marble, bronze statue, wall plaques and floor seal is a commemoration of veterans from World War II, Korea and Vietnam.