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    £8  

Member    £5

Retired    £8

Retired Member    £5

Student    £8

Student Member    £5

Child    £6

Family*    £21.00 

(four people, including at least two children)

Please note that peak or altered pricing may apply for certain films, special events and holiday periods. More information on pricing is available in our FAQs and Terms & Conditions.

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 may cost £1.30 extra per person, not including 3D glasses (you can buy these at the cinema for an extra £1, free for Members, 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.

To purchase or renew your Membership for Stratford Picturehouse, please head here. An Adult Membership costs £30 or £60 for Member Plus if you choose the recurring subscription option. For one off payments with manual renewal the cost is £35 and £65.

Clubs & Groups


Tickets are £3.30 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.

Kids' Club  

Tickets are £3.30 for all.

The Kids' Club is every Saturday at 12.30

Adults are only admitted if accompanying a child.

Toddler Time   

Tickets are £3.30 for children, free for accompanying adults.

Join us on Mondays at 14.00 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.


Tickets are £4.30 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   

New and classic films on the big screen where they belong.

Silver Screen   


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.

Silver Screen runs Tuesdays & Wednesdays before 17.00.

Non-members are welcome - the usual ticket prices apply.

Click here for upcoming screenings.

Screen Arts   

Ticket prices vary.

Bringing world-class productions of theatre, ballet, opera and live music to the big screen.



U25 is for anyone ages 16–25. Signing up to U25 is FREE.  Members have access to discounted tickets at any time Monday to Thursday when booked online and via the Picturehouse App only.


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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