Our Story

Opened in August 1997, the Stratford Picturehouse is a landmark building which has won numerous architectural awards. 

Stylish, distinctive and minimal, the Picturehouse is a light and airy venue which brought urban regeneration to Stratford. Today it serves as a focal point and favourite local cinema for the community.

Stratford Picturehouse, London
Salway Road
E15 1BX

Opening Times

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

Ticket Prices

All Day

All day, every day.

Adult    £7.50  

Member    £4.50  

Retired    £7.50

Retired Member    £4.50

Student    £7.50

Student Member    £4.50 

Child    £5.50

Family*    £21.00 

(four people, including at least two children)

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.

Membership for Stratford Picturehouse is available in-cinema only. An Adult Membership costs £30 or £60 to become a Member Plus. Free tickets will be valid at Stratford Picturehouse only.

Clubs & Groups

Autism-Friendly    Tickets are £3 for all
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   Tickets are £5.50 for adults, free for accompanying babies
The Big Scream club is for parents and guardians with babies under one year old. The Big Scream takes place on Tuesday mornings. Adults are only admitted if accompanying a baby.

Kids' Club   Tickets are £3 for all
The Kids' Club is every Saturday at 11.00. Doors open at 10.30. Adults are only admitted if accompanying a child.

Toddler Time   Tickets are £3 for children, free for accompanying adults
Join us on Sundays & Sundays 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! Adults are only admitted if accompanying a child.

Dementia-Friendly   Tickets are £4 for all
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.

Discover / Rediscover   Tickets only £4.50 for Members (£7.50 general admission)
New and classic films on the big screen where they belong.

Silver Screen   £5.70
Silver Screen is a free-to-join club for the over-60s. Enjoy discounted tickets and a free tea or filter coffee at our Silver Screen shows. Annual membership is free. Silver Screen runs Tuesdays & Wednesdays 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.


Travel Information

By Bus

The following bus routes run close to the cinema: 25, 69, 86, 97, 104, 108, 158, 238, 241, 257, 262, 276, 308, 339, 425, 473, D3.

By Train

We are a short walk from Stratford Station (Central line, DLR, Jubilee line, Overground and National Rail).

To plan your journey and for up-to-date travel information, please visit the TFL website.

By Tube

The nearest tube is Stratford (6-minute walk, Central line and Jubilee line).

By Car

There are limited spaces available for Blue Badge holders at the rear of the cinema.

For other parking information, please visit newham.gov.uk.

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