The Cinema Museum, London

Upcoming Events

A 1930s sign reading 'Queue Here'An exciting venue for London…

The Cinema Museum has a fascinating programme of regular talks, film screenings, bazaars, exhibitions and live events, with presentations from key film industry experts and film historians.

Events take place in either the impressive and spacious hall or the atmospheric 36-seat screening-room, with its old cinema seats and illuminated signage. The events provide an excellent opportunity to explore the Museum.

The Autumn Season 2014: dates for your diary

Sat 30 Aug - Sun 21 Dec 2014 · Events

Kirk Douglas in Spartacus Screenings, memorabilia bazaar, theatrical extravaganzas, film clubs, book launches, live talks and more as the Cinema Museum continues its fundraising campaign to secure its future.

Entertaining Elephant and Walworth: Chaplin Night

Fri 19 Sep 2014 @ 18:30 · Events

CC_Easy_Street_1917-200x300 Join Put It On The Map at the Cinema Museum, where we’ll be showing three Charlie Chaplin shorts.

Open House Weekend 2014

Sun 21 Sep 2014 @ 10:00 · Events

CM front entrance The Cinema Museum will be open from 10.00-17.00 on the Sunday of the Open House weekend.

Kennington Bioscope

Wed 24 Sep 2014 @ 19:30 · Events

Die Puppe The Kennington Bioscope is a regular cinema event that takes place at the Cinema Museum.

Exploding Cinema presents The Disposable Film Festival

Fri 26 Sep 2014 @ 19:00 · Events

The Disposable Film Festival Cutting-edge short films made exclusively on ‘disposable’ devices – from phones and tablets to scanners and CCTV.

Scalarama Film Quiz

Tue 30 Sep 2014 @ 19:00 · Events

Scalarama Celebrate the final night of Scalarama, the nationwide film season, at this fundraising event for the museum. Expect short films, treasures from the museum's archive, live music plus a quiz from the Ten Rounds with De Niro team.

An Evening with Linda Thorson

Wed 8 Oct 2014 @ 19:30 · Events

Linda Thorson Best known for her role as Tara King in The Avengers, BAFTA-winner Linda Thorson has enjoyed a fascinating career on stage and screen.

Cinema Museum Bookstall

Sat 11 Oct 2014 @ 14:00 · Events

Rack shelving with piles of film canisters The Cinema Museum Bookstall is open to all between 2pm and 5pm. Admission free. In addition to books, magazines and stills there will be some films, equipment and other items surplus to our requirements.