The Cinema Museum, London


Enamel badge for the Shirley Temple League, promoted by the Sunday Referee newspaperThe Cinema Museum in the media, together with the latest from our Twitter feed.

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.

Liz Fraser interviewed at the Museum

August 2016 · News

Liz Fraser Talking Pictures recently used the Cinema Museum to film a short piece with Liz Fraser, who was featured by them in a season of her films on her birthday.

The Cinema Museum helps an ICA event

July 2016 · News

Art Night 1 The Cinema Museum provides equipment to artist Jennifer West for her art event at St Mary le Strand on July 2nd.

Lambeth Heritage Festival September 2016

July 2016 · News

The Cinema Museum is pleased to be taking part in the 2016 Lambeth Heritage Festival, which takes place during September.

How is the Cinema Museum keeping the spirit of old-school cinema alive?

June 2016 · News

The Cinema Museum is now featured on the #tagvenue website.

Pictures from the Kennington Bioscope Vitagraph 9.5 special on June 8th

June 2016 · News

Vitagraph95 1 Here are some photographs taken by volunteer Reetta Nygard at Wednesday’s Kennington Bioscope presentation of Vitagraph 9.5 films, introduced by Kevin Brownlow and Andrew Erish.

The Cinema Museum on Sarah Waters’ radar

May 2016 · News

Sarah Waters 1 A message from Sarah Waters, who provided us with a wonderful evening at The Cinema Museum last November