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Stamford Arts Centre

Address: 27 St Mary's Street, Stamford PE9 2DL, England
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Ranked #3 of 7 Activities in Stamford
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts
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Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts
Hours:
Mon - Sat 9:30 am - 8:00 pm

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London, United Kingdom
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299 reviews 299 reviews
66 attraction reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Have been a visitor for over 20 years. Have seen many Art films that wouldn't be shown at other cinemas. For me it's been a life line of Culture. Where else is there? Thank you very much.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Really friendly staff, great shows and love the intimacy you get in a small theatre, it's like being sat in your front room!

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peterborough
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69 reviews 69 reviews
20 attraction reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

Well worth a visit. The centre has a cinema,art gallery,coffee shop,bar and ballroom which is used for varied shows. We went to see guitarist John Etheridge with Kit Holmes which was a real treat to see one of the uk's best guitarists. The staff were all friendly and chatty and I look forwards to many more future visits.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
29 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

In the enchanting town of Stamford, the Arts Centre is a 4 in 1 delight. Beautiful rambling building, delightful theatre/cinema, friendly tourist info, and a great cafe with excellent value simple food. We often travel 50 miles to see shows in the theatre, as we love its intimacy.

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Chipping Norton
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We visited Stamford with a friend from overseas, the Arts Centre was a mine of information which we all found useful. The galleries displayed some beautiful paintings, well worth viewing. The place was clean & staff friendly & helpful.

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Stamford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

The Arts Centre in Stamford is one of the main attractions of living in this town. It provides a selection of films of all types, live shows and speakers, as well as a list of art classes that would rival anything in a larger town. There is a constant changing exhibition in the gallery which is always good value as... More 

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Stamford, United Kingdom
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

The home of Stamfords tourist board, a lovely very reasonable priced cafe, also a small intimate cinema. They often have various events here too. And just as a practical point, if you get caught short in need of a loo, nice clean facilities! The buildings around the art centre are a good example of Stamford's Georgian buildings, St Mary's street... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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18 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

The Arts centre is our local cinema. It shows a great mix of mainstream Hollywood movies and the best of international movies. It also screens Opera and Live drama from Opera houses and the National Theatre. The team that work there do a really great job. The audience is pretty grey - haired, attracting many who would never I suspect... More 

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Stamford, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Being a local I often enjoy attending events at The Stamford Arts Centre, and takemuch pleasure in doing so. The staff is fantastic overall and they have a great selection. I sincerely commend their efforts in bringing such good programmes to the residents of Stamford. That said, That is why it I feel rather bad for writing this review. Recently... More 

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Stamford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Great night out, good variety of shows, films bands etc. Nice bar downstairs with great staff, and local real ales. Coffee shop has good, simple hot food and snacks at great prices.

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