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Silver Screen Cinema

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM, 7:15 PM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM, 7:15 PM - 9:00 PM
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A Cinematic Gem frozen in time

This little cinema dates back to the late 1980s but feels like it's much older. I first visited... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Folkestone, United Kingdom
A Nice Date Night

My partner and I went to see a movie a couple of weeks ago and this was my first time at Silver... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2018
Morgan J
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  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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The Town Hall | Guildhall Street, Folkestone CT20 1DY, England
+44 1303 221230
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This little cinema dates back to the late 1980s but feels like it's much older. I first visited as a child to watch Gremlins 2 but have recently revisited as a parent. There are two screens, the larger having a balcony which is available for...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Maxonholiday
Reviewed 13 October 2018

My partner and I went to see a movie a couple of weeks ago and this was my first time at Silver Screen Cinema. I thought it was really cool because it felt like we were sort of transported to another time. It's a vintage...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Morgan J
Reviewed 2 October 2018

A gorgeous classic cinema - excellent surround sound and large screen. Stalls and Balcony - it takes you back to the days before multiplex - really charming.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Christopher S
Reviewed 19 September 2018

What a little gem ... my friend has lived in Folkestone for over 15 years but didn't know about this place.... we went to the sing along of Mamma Mia 2 on Sunday afternoon - staff were helpful and very friendly and where else can...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kelly D
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Have been going to this cinema since I was a child and it's still the best around forget you're odeons and Cineworld this has real character giving the real cinema experience for movie goers and nostalgics. I wish you many more years success and pray...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Robin B
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We always use this cinema now. We have Cineworld not too far away, but would rather choose silver screen. Small and friendly. Not the biggest or smartest, but definately worth a visit. Cheaper days and times to suit. And considering it only has 2 screens...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Linda T
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Great little cinema, The staff are fantastic and so friendly. Cheap and cheerful, looking forward to my next visit

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 119ivyw
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

I always use this cinema It's cheap, local and full of character. The seats are not the comfyest but for convenience it's worth it I think. Would definitely recommend

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank X4161VGlauran
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Folkestones little cinema is a real gem to our town. Only cinema we use unless a 3d film, Pocket money matinees are a big hit for us as it means we can visit more frequently & have treats from the food stands. 5*

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Myself my sister and my niece came here for her birthday treat. We watched peter rabbit and had a lovely time. We sat on the balcony which was great so she could actually see. They also provided a booster seat which we thought was great....More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank frankie1993xx
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19 August 2018|
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Response from Chris L | Property representative |
Our box office usually opens 20 to 30 minutes before the advertised programme time.
Lily B
12 February 2017|
Response from Chris L | Property representative |
Driving License, UK Passport, Validate UK Card, or official student / travel photocard where the card-holder's age or date-of-birth is clearly displayed.
27 January 2015|
Response from lucybuck | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there is a pay and display car park next next to Lidle. This is just at the back(the road behind the cinema.