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Challenge your friends and family with games like Pac-Man, Space Invaders, Street Fighter II and Mario Kart, learn about the history of gaming, and try out the latest XBOX Kinect technology where you become the controller!

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The First World War on Camera

On 4 August 1914 the largest global conflict the world had witnessed up to that time began. As the world commemorates the centenary of WWI, we reflect on the role that photography played in representing ‘The War to End All Wars’.

Film of the Week

Pride (15)

In 1984, at the height of the miners' strikes, gay activist Mark decides to raise money to support the striking miners. His fund-raising efforts are wildly successful, but no organisation will accept support from a gay group. They make direct contact with a mining village in Wales and soon a visit is arranged.

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Experience TV

Explore the exciting world of television and learn how it's made in Experience TV. Get behind the camera - or in front of it, and have a go at being a newsreader or a camera operator in our studio.


What's on

  • 21/09/2014

      Film Showing Times

    IMAX: Born to Be Wild 3D (U)

    Adventure into the rainforests of Borneo and across the rugged Kenyan savannah. This film documents orphaned animals and the extraordinary people who rescue them - saving endangered species one life at a time. 45 mins




    IMAX: Hubble 3D (U)

    A unique look at the Hubble Space Telescope's legacy, highlighting its profound impact on the way we view the universe and ourselves. 44 mins



    M (PG)

    Made two years before Hitler came to power, Fritz Lang’s first sound film is a great psychological thriller, a treatise on crime and justice, and a vivid portrait of the rapidly disintegrating Weimar Republic. 111 mins



    Pride (15)

    In 1984, at the height of the miners' strikes, gay activist Mark decides to raise money to support the striking miners. A big-hearted tearjerker. 120 mins






    Salomé + Wilde Salomé double bill + Q&A with Al Pacino and Stephen Fry (15)

    A unique double feature on the subject of Oscar Wilde's most controversial play, followed by Al Pacino in conversation with Stephen Fry. 233 mins



    The Hundred-Foot Journey (PG)

    After suffering a family loss back in India, young Hassan Kadam and his siblings open an Indian restaurant in the south of France but they clash with the territorial proprietor of a Michelin-rated restaurant across the street. 122 mins





    IMAX: To the Arctic 3D (U)

    Take an extraordinary journey into the lives of a mother polar bear and her seven-month old cubs as they navigate the changing Arctic wilderness they call home. 40 mins



  • 21/09/2014

      Film Showing Times

    There's always something on offer for schools and colleges, and if you pre-book, we can arrange a day of activities tailored to your needs. Take a look at our education programme, or find out about group bookings. Keep up to date with our learning programme when you sign up to receive newsletters.

  • 21/09/2014

      Events Showing Times
    From reading the news to playing original arcade games, there are always lots of hands on activities for families to enjoy. If you are looking out for special events, sign up for our family newsletter to find out what's coming soon.
  • 21/09/2014

      Events Showing Times
    There are no special events for adults programmed for this date, but you can visit our galleries or watch a film in our cinemas. To find out about the latest events for adults, sign up for our newsletter.