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Clapham Picturehouse

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Clapham Picturehouse
76 Venn Street

Box Office Number: 0871 902 5727 (calls cost 13p per minute plus your telephone company's access charge)
General Manager: Neven Stokic


We are located in the heart of Clapham and are easily accessible by public transport.
Address: 76 Venn St, London SW4 0AT

By Underground

We are a stone's throw away (1 minute walk) from Clapham Common Underground Station (Northern Line). To plan your journey and for up to date travel information, please visit the TFL website

By Bus

We are easily accessible via bus with the following routes running close to the cinema: 88, 417, 249, N155, 50, 155, 322, 345, N137. Plan your journey using the TfL Interactive Bus Map

On Bike

Click here to plan your cycle route

On Foot

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By Car

Please note there is limited car parking space in the area. For information please visit the Lambeth Council website

Box Office

The cinema will open at least 15 minutes before the start of the first film each day.
Our telephone lines are open from 9.00am to 8.30pm, seven days a week. Please call 0871 902 5727 (calls cost 13p per minute plus your telephone company's access charge).
You can book tickets online by clicking on the time of a film.
Admission is subject to our Terms of Admission.


Individual Membership: Standard £55, Retired £50,
Student £20
Member Plus: Standard £95, Retired £90

Picturehouse Members enjoy the following benefits and discounts:

  • Free film tickets (four for Individual Members, eight for Members Plus and two for Student Members)*
  • Up to £2 off tickets for a year (the discount is for the Member only, not the whole party**)
  • 10% off the Member’s food and drinks (25% off for Student Members)
  • Picturehouse publications posted to your home (worth £8) (not included in Student Membership)
  • Discounts at all Picturehouse Cinemas nationwide
  • No booking fees

*3D shows carry a supplementary charge of £2, or £1.30 if you are reusing glasses. Free tickets cannot be used for premium-priced events. See our Terms And Conditions for details.

**With Member Plus you can bring up to three guests to any performance at the Members' price. You also get an additional Membership card, so a significant other in your life can make use of the account too!

  • 3 months' subscription to MUBI to watch films online.
  • 25% off your total bill at Gourmet Burger Kitchen (up to four people, excludes Blue Water)
  • 50% off membership of Shooting People, the network for independent film (new sign ups only)
  • 10% off an annual subscription to Little White Lies movie magazine
  • 10% off your total bill at Hotel Chocolat (in store only)
  • 20% off food at Giraffe, all day Monday - Friday and after 6.00 on Sunday (excludes Castleford, James Street, London, King's Cross Station or airports; Valentine's Day, Mother's Day, Father's Day, Bank Holidays. One card per table. Not valid for set menus.)

Retired Membership:

Available to those who are over 60 and retired. You must bring proof of status to the cinema.

Student Membership:

Available to those in full-time or part-time secondary or higher education (age 15+), including mature students. You must bring proof of status to the cinema. Find out more

For full details, and to buy or renew your Membership, call 0871 902 5727 or visit your local Picturehouse.

Membership Helpline

Members can call a dedicated helpline for anything concerning their Picturehouse Membership. Whether you want to find out when your Membership expires, check how many free tickets you have left or simply discuss your benefits and renewal options, we are here to help on 020 7733 2229.

Please note that while you can renew your Membership on this helpline, you cannot book tickets on this number. To book tickets, please call 0871 902 5747 (calls cost 13p per minute plus your telephone company’s access charge).

Terms and Conditions

Local Partners

Your Clapham Picturehouse Membership also entitles you to the following discounts and offers:

  • 20% off your total bill at The Stonhouse (up to four people, Mon – Fri evenings only)
    165 Stonhouse St, SW4 6B

  • Any Pizza/Pasta dish with a glass of house wine or a bottle of beer for £9.95 at Eco Restaurant. (Valid Mon - Thu for lunch and early dinner - order to be placed by 7.30).
    162 Clapham High Street, SW4 7UG

  • 10% discount on all of Studio Voltaire's editions from Studio Voltaire
    1a Nelson's Row, SW4 7JR

  • 10% off any purchase over £10 at Clapham Books
    120 Clapham High St, SW4 7UH

  • 10% off all courses and services from Chalk the Sun: Creative Writing

  • Membership of Soho Gyms at the corporate rate of £59.95 a month or £599.50 annual membership. (Offer for new soho gyms members only)
    95-97 Clapham High St, London SW4 7TB

  • 10% off your total bill at Layali Lounge
    82–84 Clapham Park Rd, SW4 7BX

  • 20% off initial Osteopathy consulatation fee with Ajah Shah at Clapham Family Practice
    89 Clapham High Street, SW4 7DB

  • £10% off at Sass And Belle when you spend £10 or more in store
17 The Pavement, SW4 0HY

Local business offers are subject to change.
Please present your Membership card to take advantage of the offers.

£20 Student Membership

Join to receive free tickets, discounts and much more. It's a no-brainer!

Student Picturehouse Members will enjoy the following benefits and discounts:

  • Two free film tickets
  • Up to £2 discount on film tickets for a year
  • 25% off the Student Member’s food and drinks
  • Discounts at all Picturehouse Cinemas nationwide
  • Membership to E4 Slackers Club, which gives you access to free monthly previews
  • Plus additional Membership benefits Student Picturehouse Membership is available to those in full-time or part-time secondary or higher education (age 15+), including mature students. You need to have valid photo student ID to be eligible.

Full Terms and Conditions [link to PrivacyDataProtectionTerms_Global] Call 0871 902 5727 or visit your local Picturehouse for more details. Buy online now and pick up your new Membership card upon presentation of your NUS or student photo ID card at the cinema.

E4 Slackers Club

Every month E4, in partnership with Picturehouse Cinemas, screens a free film exclusively for students. From previews of the biggest new blockbusters to old-school classics, E4 Slackers Club shows the best movies around.

To become a member, you just need to take your NUS or student photo ID card to any Picturehouse Cinema and sign up for free. If you become a Student Picturehouse Member, you will automatically gain membership to E4 Slackers Club. Head over to or Facebook for screening dates and competitions.

New for Students! 2 tickets for £10 on Picturehouse Screen Arts shows! See the best in theatre, dance and opera for the measly sum of £10 and take a mate with you! Screen Arts brings world-class arts productions to your local cinema, in glorious high definition up on the big screen.

Only available on the day of the screening. Tickets must be booked in person. This offer is subject to availability.

Gift Cards

Our Gift Cards can be used to buy anything for sale in any Picturehouse Cinema - whether it's a ticket or two for a cracking film or a cup of coffee in one of our café bars.

They're simple, flexible, top-up-able!

Using Gift Cards at the cinema

You can use your Gift Card to purchase anything for sale. The exact amount will be taken off the card, and any money left over will remain on the card for another time. If there isn’t enough money on the card to cover your purchase, just pay by another method. There are no time limits on the card.

Gift Cards can only be used at Box Office and cannot be used over the phone or online.

Ticket Prices

Weekend All Day
All day Sat & Sun; all day Bank Holidays

  • Adult £13.50
  • Member £11.50
  • Retired £12.50
  • Retired Member £10.50
  • Student £12.50
  • Student Member £10.50
  • Child £6.50
  • Family £35.00

Weekday Evening
Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri

  • Adult £12.50
  • Member £10.50
  • Retired £11.50
  • Retired Member £9.50
  • Student £11.50
  • Student Member £9.50
  • Child £6.50
  • Family £33.00

Weekday Matinee
Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri

  • Adult £10.50
  • Member £8.50
  • Retired £9.50
  • Retired Member £7.50
  • Student £9.50
  • Student Member £7.50
  • Child £6.50
  • Family £29.00

All day Tuesday

  • Adult £7.00
  • Member £5.00
  • Retired £7.00
  • Retired Member £5.00
  • Student £7.00
  • Student Member £5.00
  • Child £5.00
  • Family £19.00

Silver Screen Club

For the over-60s. Membership is free and members can enjoy a free tea or coffee and biscuits at the weekly Silver Screen shows. Silver Screen members’ tickets are £6.00 for Silver Screen shows. Non-members are also welcome – the usual ticket prices apply.

Big Scream Club
For parents and guardians with babies under one year old. Membership is free and valid until the baby’s first birthday. Tickets are £8.50, babies come free. Only customers with babies will be admitted.

Toddler Time

For preschool children and their parents and carers. Tickets are £3 for children, free for accompanying adults. No adult unaccompanied by a toddler will be admitted.


The unemployed can purchase a ticket at child ticket prices Tuesday to Thursday before 4pm.

Kids' Club

For children aged three to 12. Tickets for children and accompanying adults are £2.00 each. No adult unaccompanied by a child will be admitted.

All tickets for Autism-Friendly Screenings are £3.00

£3.50 (teachers free)
£4.00 - Premium films (teachers free)

Community Screenings

£4.00 all tickets

3D Screenings

3D films cost £1.30 extra per person, not including 3D glasses. These cost an additional 70p, and can be purchased at the cinema if you do not have your own.

Student tickets are available to those in full-time secondary or higher education.

Retired tickets are available to those over 60 who are retired.
Child tickets are available to those under 15.
Family tickets are for four people, at least two of whom must be under 15. Not applicable to premium-price screenings.

You may be asked for proof of age, which needs to be photographic ID with date of birth. Suitable proof includes a passport or a Citizencard (details of which are available from the Box Office).

There is a £1.50 booking fee per transaction for telephone and online bookings. This fee does not apply to Picturehouse Members*, or to tickets purchased in person at the cinema.

*including Silver Screen and Slackers Club members as well as paid-for Members.

Disabled Access

This page explains the current facilities for people with disabilities and is intended to assist you in planning your visit.

Advance booking
Advance booking is always a good idea so that our staff can readily provide assistance if required. Accompanying carers are eligible for a free ticket. We will be pleased to reserve wheelchair spaces or seats in any particular part of the auditorium if this is helpful. Please contact us in advance.

Customers with limited mobility
The ground floor is accessible to customers with limited mobility including wheelchair users. The Box Office, café-bar, kiosk, toilets and Screens 3 and 4 are all located on the ground floor. There are two wheelchair spaces in both screens. We regret that at present there is no lift and Screen 1 can only be accessed by ascending a staircase of 20 steps. Access to Screen 2 involves a further staircase of 23 steps. Our café-bar has an adapted counter for wheelchair users.

Visually impaired customers
Guide dogs are welcome. If you wish to take your dog into a performance, please let us know when booking so that we can arrange an aisle seat. Our staff will be happy to provide drinking water for your dog. Our stair rails have bumps on the side to indicate the number of steps approaching each level. Three bumps mean that you are on the third step from the landing, two bumps that you are on the second step and one bump that you are on the final step. Large-print film schedules are available on request.

Customers with impaired hearing
Induction loop systems are fitted in each of the four auditoria. To access the system, you will need to turn your hearing aid to the 'T' position. Certain performances carry subtitles and these are clearly indicated in the programme.

Seating plans
Screen 1 - aisles are located next to seats numbered 7 and 16
Screens 2, 3 and 4 - aisle is located next to seats numbered 1

Disabled parking
Blue-badge holders are permitted to park in Venn Street just outside the cinema. However, Venn Street is closed and pedestrianised Friday - Sunday. On these days we recommend using the adjacent Brommell's Road

There is a wheelchair-accessible adapted toilet on the ground floor. There is an alarm cord inside should you need to summon a member of staff.


Customers who have a disability that means that they need a companion with them in the cinema can bring them to any Picturehouse Cinema for free.

You can sign up for a Carers Card which will automatically discount one of your tickets, and which you can use – without a booking fee – when buying tickets in person, online or by telephone. The card will also mean that you don’t have to explain your situation every time you visit the cinema.

Ticket prices for customers with disabilities are according to their circumstances (e.g. adult, Member or student); the free ticket applies to their companion. The card must be used in conjunction with a paid-for ticket or a Member’s free ticket.

All customers for 3D screenings – including those using free tickets – will need to buy a pair of 3D glasses. These can be reused if you keep them.

Signing up for a card is not required, but we hope it will make buying tickets easier. It is personal to you, and may not be used by other people.

To apply for an annual Carers Card, visit any of our cinemas, call us on 0871 902 5747, or email


We believe that film and cinema have an increasingly important role to play within the National Curriculum, aiding pupils’ learning and development throughout their formal education.

Our London-based education team work closely with teachers and Local Education Authorities to deliver a diverse year-round programme of screenings, talks and workshops, all carefully designed to complement the National Curriculum at different levels and develop young people’s cine-literacy skills.

Our education department, working on behalf of Picturehouse venues in Brixton, Clapham, Greenwich, Hackney, Notting Hill and Stratford, currently offers the following screenings and events for Primary, Secondary and post-16 pupils.

To join our schools mailing list email the Picturehouse Education team specifying Primary, Secondary or Post-16 and the borough within which your school is situated: / 07967 047 401 / 07918 745 267

Follow us on Twitter @PHEducation

Keep up to date with our Picturehouse Education blog

The Bar

Clapham Picturehouse bar has long been the place to meet for locals and movie buffs alike.

Come and be wowed by our great wines, top beers, excellent service and warm welcome!

Free Wi-Fi, regular bar events and complimentary teas and coffees for Silver Screen and Big Scream members complete the package.

All in all our bar is the best place in SW4 to talk film, chat about life or simply escape the madding crowds.


We have introduced a small but delicious food menu at Clapham Picturehouse. Whether you're looking for a pre-film or post-film bite to eat in the relaxed surroundings of the bar, or want to take something a bit more substantial into the cinema with you, we've got it covered.

Toasted sandwiches with mixed leaf salad
12-month aged cheddar and red onion on sourdough: £4.50
Wiltshire ham and 12-month aged cheddar on sourdough: £4.95
Chorizo, roasted peppers and rocket ciabatta: £5.50
Goat's cheese, grilled courgette, red pesto and rocket ciabatta: £5.50

Bar bites
Hummus with grilled ciabatta and baby gem lettuce: £3.75
Marinated olives: £2.50
Pork pie: £3.20
Sausage roll: £3.00
Scotch egg: £3.20

British cheese platter: £7.50
British cheese sharing platter: £12
Spanish charcuterie platter: £5.50
Spanish charcuterie sharing platter: £9.50

Wine and platter deals
Any small platter with one glass of wine: £10
Any sharing platter with two glasses of wine: £18


At Picturehouse Cinemas, wine is a very important part of what we do. We take great care choosing the right wine for you so that you can enjoy your favourites and discover hidden gems.

This year we are putting more emphasis on discovery. We want to encourage you to experiment, and to explore our wine lists with confidence.

That’s why we are excited about letting you try before you buy. If you feel like taking a step away from your normal choice, whenever we can, we are happy to let you try any wine on the list. Our staff are trained to help you pick a fantastic glass of wine.

Keep an eye out for wine-tasting events throughout the year too.

Working closely with our friends at Bibendum, each cinema’s manager and bar staff have curated their own wine list, based on a mountain of research – and a lot of tasting! Download a PDF of Clapham Picturehouse's full wine list here