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 16 Dec 2016 · 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.

The 2nd Kennington Bioscope Silent Comedy Weekend

Sat 22 Oct - Sun 23 Oct 2016 · Events

Harold Lloyd 1 The Kennington Bioscope festival returns with another weekend of classic comedy.

InShortFF 2016 Closing Night Gala

Mon 24 Oct 2016 @ 19:00 · Events

inshortfflb2sm Join us for the InShortFF 2016 Closing Night Gala, where we’re hosting a double bill screening divided into two dynamic sections.

The Vito Project presents Stranger by the Lake (2013)

Wed 26 Oct 2016 @ 19:00 · Events

Stranger by the Lake poster The Vito Project presents the acclaimed French thriller Stranger by the Lake, written and directed by Alain Guiraudie.

Euro Gothic

Thu 27 Oct 2016 @ 19:30 · Events

Nosferatu Author Jonathan Rigby presents an illustrated talk based on his new book Euro Gothic: Classics of Continental Horror Cinema.

The Misty Moon International Film Festival

Sat 29 Oct 2016 @ 12:00 · Events

Misty Moon Judges 2016 A day of Halloween film celebrations including classic horror films and a short film competition with a panel of celebrity judges.


Sun 30 Oct 2016 @ 14:30 · Events

WW2 midwives Robert Holden presents the fascinating story of his grandmother, a Lambeth midwife during WWII.