The Cinema Museum, London


Visitors being shown around the Cinema MuseumOpening times

The Museum is available most days for visits by guided tour but it is essential that these are booked in advance by phone or email as volunteer guides need to be arranged. Please contact us (020 7840 2200 or in advance to arrange a time to suit you. At the moment it is only possible to view the Museum collection with a guided tour.

List of available dates in October 2018 here.

List of available dates in November 2018 here.

Hand-lettered spitting signWhether you are a researcher, a film enthusiast, or simply an interested member of the public, we’d love to see you.

Guided tour price: £10 per adult, £7 for children and concessions.

How to find us

The Cinema Museum is located in Kennington, close to the Elephant and Castle.
Address: The Master’s House, 2 Dugard Way (off Renfrew Road), London SE11 4TH


Nearest tube/train stations: Kennington (Northern Line) and Elephant and Castle (Northern and Bakerloo lines, and BR) are both within easy walking distance.

Bus routes: Routes 109, 133, 155, 159, 196, 333 and 415 stop within 3 minutes’ walk; 1, 12, 35, 40, 45, 53, 63, 68, 100, 148, 168, 171, 172, 17, 188, 468, 453, C10, 363, 343, 344 and P5 all stop at the Elephant and Castle; additionally routes 3, 59 and 159 along Kennington Road are also under 10 minutes’ walk away.

Journey Planner

Parking: Cycle parking provided. Limited parking is available at the Museum. The Museum is within the Congestion Charging zone, which operates until 6pm Mon-Fri. After 6.30pm and at weekends there is free parking in surrounding streets.


Full disabled access is available.

Local Eateries

A list of places to eat near the cinema museum is listed here. Please note that it is advisable to contact these places prior to attending. Information last updated July 2018.