The Cinema Museum, London


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Plus – announcements, comings & goings and other items from behind the scenes at the Museum.

The Picture Palace Project

September 2013 · News · Featured Article

Picture Palace Project Map The Elephant & Castle was once home to an extraordinary number of picture houses and was known as the Piccadilly Circus of the South. The Cinema Museum’s Picture Palace Project is a community heritage scheme supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

A Video Tour with the Guardian

April 2010 · News · Featured Article

The Guardian’s Michelle Hanson took a tour of the Museum with Ronald Grant.

Exploding Cinema photos

October 2016 · News

Exploding cinema pm4 More pictures from photographer Philip Moran, this time of the Exploding Cinema event on October 1st.

Images from The Little Tramp’s Chaplin show

October 2016 · News

Tonight at the Museum - Charlie Chaplin - pmoran2 Photos taken by Philip Moran during the Tonight at the Museum – Charlie Chaplin! shows.

A Museum of Everyday Life: Cinephilia and Collecting exhibition at Birkbeck, University of London

September 2016 · News

Poster tight logo Low Res The Peltz Gallery at Birkbeck, University of London, hosts an exhibition containing a selection of curious, unseen works picked from the collections of The Cinema Museum.

Scalarama 2016 Night Tube map

August 2016 · News

NightTube2016map As part of the Scalarama festival, Tim Concannon and the Beekeepers have produced a version of the tube map that highlights a century of midnight movies.

Lambeth Archives Open Day

August 2016 · News

HF Open Day final As part of the Lambeth Heritage Festival, Lambeth Archives will be open on Saturday 3rd September from 10am. Admission free.

Fifth Black Huts Festival Hastings 26-30 October 2016

August 2016 · News

This festival of writing, music and film includes screenings of Kevin Brownlow’s Winstanley (1975) and John Krish’s Return to Life (1960).