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.
The 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 Guardian’s Michelle Hanson took a tour of the Museum with Ronald Grant.
One of our supporters is offering a free set of Sight and Sound from 1991 to date. You must take the full set – no cherry picking – and collect them from Vauxhall, SW8. Please contact the Museum on 020 7840 2200.
Talking Pictures TV is Launching on the SKY Digital Satellite Platform on Tuesday May 26th.
The Cinema Museum is delighted and grateful to have received a substantial donation from Tony Dalton and Tim Nicolson from their collection of material relating to the history of films and filming, including beautiful portraits of stars taken by the late Pinewood photographer George Courtney Ward.