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The Rex Cinema

14 West Street
BH20 4JX

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The Rex Cinema, Wareham

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£6.50 per ticket
Children under 16£5.00 per ticket
Senior (over 65 years)£5.00 per ticket
Students£5.00 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.



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    Recent Reviews:

    • stevehender
      Trip Type:
      Fantastic cinema
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 28th August 2018
      We love the Rex, every time we are in the area we always pay a visit irrespective of what is showing. Lovely friendly staff and it has to be unique in that the local advertisements are brilliant and... Read full review
    • Belinda K
      Reading, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Mamma Mia Evening
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 14th August 2018
      This cinema was built in 1889 and the last gas lit cinema in the country. The cinema is part of a charitable trust and run by volunteers who make you feel very welcome. There is a bar and the... Read full review
    • Faye B
      Trip Type:
      4 of 5 stars
      Friday, 13th July 2018
      This is a lovely little cinema, I love how different it is, it's so in keeping with the town, the volunteers that run it are friendly and helpful, it's also more affordable. Read full review

    Special Offers


      The Silver Screen film performances welcome customers aged 60 and above and take place once a month, usually showing the most popular film from the previous month.  All tickets £4 and includes a free cup of tea or coffee and a biscuit.  Booking strongly recommended as these events are extremely popular. 

      Please visit for the programme times, film trailers and latest news.

      More offers like this - Attraction Offers

    Map & Directions

    Public Transport Directions

    ARRIVING BY BUS: From Bournemouth take the M1 or M2 to Poole, then transfer to number 40 or X54. From Poole take the number 40 or X54. From Swanage take the number 30 or 40. From West Lulworth take the 15, 30 or X54. From Weymouth take the number 30 or X54.

    ARRIVING BY TRAIN: Wareham Railway Station (on the London Waterloo to Weymouth line) is found less than a mile from the Town Centre. You can catch bus number 40 or X54 from the Railway Station to the Town Centre.

    JOURNEY PLANNING: Contact Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit their website: to look up bus timetables. From 1st January 2018, calls cost 12p per minute plus your phone company's access charge.



    • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors
    • Guide Dogs Permitted


    • On-Site café/restaurant - Licenced Bar Only.

    Establishment Features

    • Event Venue
    • Open All Year
    • Toilets

    Key Features

    • In town/city centre
    • Indoor Attraction
    • No Smoking Attraction
    • Open by appointment outside normal opening times

    Parking & Transport

    • Parking (charge) - Local car parks.
    • Parking (free) - Roadside.

    Payment Methods

    • MasterCard accepted
    • TIC Staff Admitted Free - By prior arrangement.
    • Visa accepted

    Specialist Features

    • Family Fun
    • Marketed towards children
    • Marketed towards families
    • Marketed towards senior citizens
    • Marketed towards student/youth

    Tours and Demonstrations

    • Educational Visits Accepted
    • Guided Tours Available for Groups
    • Guided Tours Available for Individuals

    Travel & Trade

    • Group discounts available

    Venue Facilities

    • Groups Accepted

    Opening Times

    2018 Opening (1 January 2018 - 31 December 2018)

    * Closed Christmas & Easter. Films 7.10pm every evening except Tuesday 6pm. Family Film Matinées during School Holidays (check website for times and films). All films bookable in advance and on-line. Hard of Hearing/subtitled films on Sunday evenings where available.


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