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 2016: dates for your diary

Fri 1 Jul - Sat 31 Dec 2016 · Events

George-Mildred-278198 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.

A Museum of Everyday Life: Cinephilia and Collecting

Fri 7 Oct - Fri 27 Jan 2017 · Events

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.

Four films by Jim Hubbard: Screening and Q&A

Fri 9 Dec 2016 @ 20:00 · Events

Jim Hubbard Jim Hubbard presents a rare screening of four of his short experimental films from the 1970s and 1980s, followed by an audience Q&A.

Cinema Museum Bookstall

Sat 10 Dec 2016 @ 14:00 · Events

Only Two Can Play The Cinema Museum Bookstall is open to all between 14.00 and 17.00. Admission free.

Sons of the Desert – Quarterly meeting of The Laurel and Hardy Society – 10th December 2016

Sat 10 Dec 2016 @ 15:00 · Events

Babes in Toyland poster Sons of the Desert – quarterly meeting of The Laurel and Hardy Society.

The Misty Moon Film Society Presents A Fenella Christmas Evening

Sat 10 Dec 2016 @ 19:30 · Events

Fenella - MGM colour hi res 1966 small After two recent sell-outs, Fenella Fielding returns to talk about her remarkable career in theatre, film, TV and radio.

French Sundaes: Le Dernier Metro (1980)

Sun 11 Dec 2016 @ 14:30 · Events

Dernier Métro The third in a series of French films on the theme of ‘The Cinema of Resistance’.


Mon 12 Dec 2016 @ 19:00 · Events

SMALL STILL 3 Elstree 1976 is a feature-length documentary looking at the lives of the people behind the masks and beneath the helmets in the original Star Wars movie.