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If you are looking for a traditional cinema experience with a modern twist this is for you This... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
karljones1962
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Ebbw Vale, United Kingdom
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Always a pleasure

Myself and my children all enjoy a visit here. The staff are very friendly. The building is well... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
alisonb145
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Brynmawr, United Kingdom
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Opened in 1894, The Market Hall Cinema is Wales' Oldest Cinema. In 2014 it was awarded the title UK CINEMA OF THE YEAR. This 200 seat venue is open 7 days a week and offers ample FREE PARKING. The cinema offers 2 for 1 tickets every Wednesday...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Market Square | Brynmawr, Ebbw Vale NP23 4AJ, Wales
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you are looking for a traditional cinema experience with a modern twist this is for you This historic building still had the traditional character but the cinema is modern with comfy seats and state of the art projection equipment. The staff are fantastic and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank karljones1962
Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my children all enjoy a visit here. The staff are very friendly. The building is well maintained. The snacks are inexpensive, as are the actual film tickets. Spacious seats.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank alisonb145
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Use this ciñema alot keep local cinema open welcoming and friendly . They're located in Brynmawr . Come visit this well fought for cinema keep it alive for many more years to come XX

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank wakkijakki1961
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

As one of the oldest xin mas in the UK and winner of several awards I can't speak highly enough about my (many) visits to this cinema. Run entirely by volunteers it delivers a unique experience you just won't find at any multiplex. It caters...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Katrina C
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

A flag ship to community social enterprise projects and a beacon for re-sorting old buildings and re-igniting the spirit of the old cinema experience. Really good value and unique cinema experience. Highlights that sometimes the old ways are the best

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Neil S
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Excellent! Independent cinema, enthusiastically run by volunteers. Fine amenity in the Borough of Blaenau Gwent. Seen many films there over 30 years, the first I remember being "Who Framed Roger Rabbit?", the most recent being "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri". Good prices, good selection of...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank JohnF6347
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This is such a fab cinema a warm friendly welcoming atmosphere seem many films here always a joy to visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mazzevans
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Oldest cinema in wales. Opened in 1894. A stunningly beautiful cinema. Small and friendly. If you are in the area go watch a film there. The nicest cinema I have ever visited.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank winniefredholmes
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Rainy day in wales looking for things to do and we stumbled upon this little beautiful, only in wales 4 days and we visited twice. Amazing experience, great prices! Would recommend to everyone. Wish we had something like this near us!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 195samanthah
Reviewed 17 August 2018

The best and most welcoming cinema EVER. Well worth a visit, and you will definitely want to return again and again.

Date of experience: July 2018
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