Our Story

Opened in February 2003, FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Technology) is the UK's leading media arts centre, housed in a £10 million award-winning landmark building. Spearheading the regeneration of Merseyside, the centre offers opportunities for the community to be inspired by and engage with creative technology, art and film. The Picturehouse is a central component of FACT, with three state-of-the-art auditoria and a café bar. A varied film programme showcases the very best in independent, art-house, foreign-language and quality mainstream cinema from around the world.

Picturehouse @ FACT, Liverpool
88 Wood Street
Liverpool
L1 4DQ

Opening Times

The cinema will open at least 15 minutes before the start of the first film each day.

Ticket Prices

Peak

Fridays from 17.00.
All day Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays.

Adult    £12.20 

Member    £10.20

Retired    £11.20 

Retired Member    £9.20

Student    £11.20 

Student Member    £9.20 

Child    £7.70 

Family*    £30.80 

Off-Peak

Tuesday – Thursday
from 17.00

Adult    £10.40 

Member    £8.40 

Retired    £9.40 

Retired Member    £7.40 

Student    £9.40 

Student Member    £7.40 

Child    £6.90 

Family*    £27.60 

Happy Mondays

Every Monday
(except Bank Holidays)

Adult    £7.70 

Member    £5.70 

Retired    £7.70 

Retired Member    £5.70 

Student    £7.70 

Student Member    £5.70 

Child    £5.70 

Family*    £22.80 

We add a 70p booking fee per ticket (excluding tickets for Picturehouse Members) to bookings made online or over the phone. This fee doesn't apply to tickets you buy in person at the cinema.

3D films cost £1.30 extra per person, not including 3D glasses (you can buy these at the cinema for an extra 70p, or bring your own).

*Family tickets are for four people, at least two of whom must be under 15. Not applicable to premium-priced screenings.


Have a question about our prices? We might have the answer in our FAQs.


Clubs & Groups

Autism-Friendly    £2.50 per person
Our Autism-Friendly screenings take place on the third Sunday of the month. At these screenings, we strive to create an environment that is welcoming for people with a range of conditions such as autism, learning disabilities and cognitive disorders.

Big Scream   £8.40
The Big Scream club is for parents and guardians with babies under one year old. The Big Scream at Picturehouse At FACT takes place on Wednesdays at 11.00.

Kids' Club    £2.50 per person
The Kids' Club is every Saturday at 11.00. Doors open at 10.30.

Toddler Time   £3 (accompanying adults free)
Join us on Tuesdays at 11.00 for 30 minutes of episodes for preschool children and their parents and carers. A great way to introduce your toddler to the experience of the cinema!

Dementia-Friendly   £4 per person, with free tickets for accompanying carers.
Our Dementia-Friendly screenings are open to all but cater especially for people living with dementia. Free tea/coffee and biscuits are served before the film, and there's also a short interval. Click here for upcoming screenings.

Vintage Sundays   £5 Members / £8 general admission
Classic films back on the big screen where they belong. Click here for upcoming shows.

Discover   £5 Members / £8 general admission
Discover stunning cinema. Each week the Picturehouse film team champion one must-see film. Click here for upcoming shows.

Silver Screen   £6.40
A free-to-join club for the over-60s. Members can enjoy a free tea or coffee and biscuits at the weekly Silver Screen shows. Silver Screen runs Tuesdays & Thursdays before 17.00. Non-members are welcome - the usual ticket prices apply.

Screen Arts   ticket prices vary
Bringing world-class productions of theatre, ballet, opera and live music to the big screen.

Location

Travel Information

By Bus

The nearest bus stops are Berry Street, Paradise Street and Hardman Street. Merseytravel.gov.uk has comprehensive transport information and a Journey Planner service, or you can call Traveline on 0871 200 2233. For information on access-friendly bus routes, please download Merseytravel's Easy Access publication.

By Train

The nearest rail station is Liverpool Central (3-minutes walk) and Liverpool Lime Street (12-minute walk).

By Bike

There is a network of suggested cycle routes in Liverpool city centre, and on-street bike parking is available in Ropewalks Square, just five metres from the FACT entrance.

By Car

There is no car parking at FACT, but there are car parks on Heathfield Street, Slater Street, Duke Street, Seel Street, Paradise Street (24 hours) and Hanover Street (24 hours). On-street parking can be found on Wood Street, Parr Street, Seel Street and Duke Street.

Picturehouse At FACT Gallery

Picturehouse At FACT Gallery