Department 56 Dickens Criterion Magic Lantern Theatre Village Lit Building, Multicolor Price: $94.95 (as of 07/09/2022 02:22 PST- Details)


The precursor to the movie theaters, magic lantern shows became widespread in London during the 1800’s. Similar to more modern day slide projectors, a magic lantern used a light source to project an image from a slide unto a large white surface.