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The Rex Cinema

14 West Street
BH20 4JX

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The Rex Cinema

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.


  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

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Recent Reviews:

  • DebsDebs
    Trip Type:
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 17th February 2017
    I last visited the Rex in about 1986 as a child and had great memories of the theatre. I was not disappointed when returning earlier this week 30 years later! It is a fantastic building, full of... Read full review
  • billsteggals
    Wareham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    quaint experience
    3 of 5 stars
    Monday, 13th February 2017
    For those of retirement age visiting the Rex in Wareham brings back memories of the past. The staff ard sk friendly and one can take a bar drink to one's seat and enjoy it whilst watching the... Read full review
  • shelagh187054
    Hook, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    what a gem in a small town
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 8th February 2017
    the local people are so lucky to have this marvellous cinema run by volunteers. It is wonderful, excellent value and fantastic programmes. I was lucky enough to see the Royal Opera House's Il... Read full review


  • TripAdvisor AwardsTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2015

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 - transfer to number 40 or X54. From Poole take the number 40 or X54. From Swanage take the number 40. From West Lulworth take the 104/105. From Weymouth take the number X54.

ARRIVING BY TRAIN: Wareham Train Station (on the London Waterloo to Weymouth line) is found less than a mile from the Town Centre.

JOURNEY PLANNING: To plan your journey contact Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit their website: to look up bus timetables.


Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted

Key Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction


  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted

Parking & Transport

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


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

Payment Methods

  • MasterCard accepted
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free - By prior arrangement.
  • Visa accepted

Establishment Features

  • Event Venue
  • Open all year
  • Toilets

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

Opening Times

2017 Opening (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

* 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.


Friday, 13th October 2017 - Saturday, 28th October 2017

Purbeck Film FestivalPurbeck Film Festival 21st ANNUAL PURBECK FILM FESTIVAL 13 TO 28 OCTOBER 2017 The Purbeck Film Festival is the longest running rural film festival in the UK
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Saturday, 6th May 2017 - Saturday, 6th May 2017

Dame Harriet Walter at The Rex Cinema Wareham
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