Ashford Picturehouse


At the heart of the Elwick Place complex, Ashford Picturehouse opened it’s doors in December 2018. Elwick Place sits on the former site of Ashford’s historic cattle market featuring the original gates which have been restored to form part of the main entrance.

Ashford Picturehouse boasts 6 state of the art screens showing an eclectic mix of mainstream, independent and classic cinema alongside live performances from the National Theatre, Royal Opera House, National & Bolshoi Ballets, Royal Shakespeare Company and many more special events.

With an impressive Cafe and Bar, Ashford Picturehouse has it’s very own in-house kitchen, open 7 days a week, serving a range of fresh food to appeal to everyone. From Breakfast and Brunch to small plates, dinner and kids menu. We work with local farmers and suppliers to source our food, including 100% British meats and of course, vegan friendly options.

Thirsty? then a fully stocked bar with extensive wine list, craft beers and spirits awaits alongside our cafe serving an amazing range of hot and cold drinks and snacks.

With amazing benefits and access to exclusives deals and offers, check out the Membership offers which of course include free tickets, priority booking and discounts across the entire food and beverage offer.


The cinema is fully wheelchair accessible with a lift and disabled parking bays. Every screen will have an infrared system to play audio-described tracks (when available). This offers voice commentary, through headphones provided, which describes the film to those who would benefit.

Carefully curated regular strands include Discover Tuesdays, Vintage Sundays and Screen Arts, which will bring the best of live theatre from around the world to Ashford. The cinema will also host a range of community-focused, price-adjusted events including Big Scream, Toddler Time, free Student Screenings with E4 Slackers Club, Autism-Friendly, Dementia-Friendly and Silver Screen.

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Opening Hours

Monday to Sunday – 9.30am to 10.00pm

Coronavirus Update

Picturehouse aims to make sure that everyone who visits feel comfortable and safe. Please follow their social distancing and safety measures in place. If you have any questions please take a look at their Frequently Asked Questions here.