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 upstairs hall or the atmospheric 36-seat downstairs screening room, with its old cinema seats and illuminated signage. The events provide an excellent opportunity to explore the Museum.

A full list of our Past Events can be found here, and Upcoming Events appear below (earliest first).

The Autumn Season 2018: dates for your diary

Fri 1 Jun - Mon 31 Dec 2018 · Events

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.

Kennington Noir Presents The Dark Mirror (1946) on 16mm

Wed 19 Sep 2018 @ 19:30 · Events

Kennington Noir Presents The Dark Mirror (1946) directed by Robert Siodmak and starring Olivia de Havilland.

Lambeth and the NHS

Thu 20 Sep 2018 @ 14:30 · Events

To commemorate the 70th anniversary of the NHS, Lambeth archivist Len Reilly looks at the way it has operated in the borough and the impact it has had on people’s lives. Part of the Lambeth Heritage Festival 2018.

The Ups and Downs of The Marvellous Craggs 20 Sept

Thu 20 Sep 2018 @ 19:30 · Events

Join Edward Cragg in the family’s Kennington gymnasium and home of four decades as he tells the true story – illustrated with magic lantern slides, early film, colourful posters and souvenirs – of the finest acrobatic troupe of the Victorian and Edwardian era.

The Max Wall Society presents We Think the World of You (1988)

Fri 21 Sep 2018 @ 19:30 · Events

The Max Wall Society presents a screening of We Think the World of You, the 1988 film based on the novel by J.R. Ackerley, in which he co-stars with Gary Oldman and Alan Bates.

Open House Weekend 2018

Sat 22 Sep - Sun 23 Sep 2018 · Events

The Cinema Museum will be open from 10.00-17.00 over the Open House weekend.

An evening with Barry Cryer, OBE

Sat 22 Sep 2018 @ 19:30 · Events

Barry Cryer, a truly outstanding comedy writer and performer who has contributed greatly to the world of entertainment for over fifty years, will be in conversation with Michael Pointon.

Misty Moon Presents The Professionals Revisited

Sun 23 Sep 2018 @ 14:30 · Events

After the huge success of The Professionals Book Launch last year Misty Moon is delighted to announce another afternoon celebrating this cult TV series.