We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Miami Beach Cinemateque

Address: 1130 Washington Avenue, south side, ground floor, Historic City Hall, Miami Beach, FL 33119
Phone Number: 305-673-4567
Website
Improve this listing
97%
Ranked #40 of 145 Activities in Miami Beach
Type: Movie Theaters, Amusement
Attraction details

Hotels near Miami Beach Cinemateque

Write a Review

41 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    25
    15
    1
    0
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Toronto, Canada
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

A bit expensive, but well worth a visit especially after a long days walking and now you can relax in a creative atmosphere.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Miami, Florida
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Finally a locale in Miami where you can meet educated people with much to discuss and share. The theater is very intimate and very cozy. No alcohol unfortunately but very posh yet for a low cost.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Miami Beach, Florida
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Around 11th, half a dozen blocks south of the heart of the tourist activities is a wonderful art cinema that shows a full, heavy rotation of art, foreign and festival films. It's located in the historic city hall building with a screening room, small gallery, and cafe. An unexpected and terrific asset of SoBe.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Foreign award winning movies tucked behind red velvet curtains & covered benches with sick throw pillows...enjoy an espresso or gourmet dark chocolate while watching a film you won't see anywhere else! A real treat.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Miami Beach, Florida, United States
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Intimate, 75 seat theater that shows films you will not see at average multi plex cinemas. Has Nespresso coffee and gourmet snacks. Plus a small gallery whose exhibits change monthly. In the lovely old city hall building, right next to the police station on Washington Ave. Definitely worth the trip!!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I think one of the most beautiful beaches in the world Satisfactory facilities for the family and the family of swimmers Excellent facilities for transport in the evening and night for guests Perfect vehicle for commuting guests Easy access to groceries and food The beach is cleaned by workers Access to boat trips on the sea

Was this review helpful? Yes
London
Top Contributor
94 reviews 94 reviews
7 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We booked on the internet to see a movie here, not knowing quite what it would be like. Inside an old building it fills one side off the entrance atrium. Beautifully set-up like a mix between a personal/club space (eg. books on shelves, posters on walls) and a public forum, it exudes style and personality. We loved it. There are... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
New York City, New York
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
35 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

Miami Beach Cinematheque is a small indie movie theater located off the first floor lobby of the historic old Miami Beach City Hall at 1100 Washington Ave in South Beach. As a bonafide artsy-fartsy film-geek, I've attended this theater ever since it was at its older & smaller location on Espanola Way. Don't get me wrong, I luv the multiplex... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Winter Park, Florida
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

My wife and I were in Miami Beach for a conference and noticed that the romantic film "Before Midnight" was playing at the Cinemateque, which we had not heard about previously. The film is part of a trilogy (so far) following the romance of a couple over a nearly 20 year period. Our 41st anniversary was on Sunday of the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Miami Beach, Florida
Top Contributor
93 reviews 93 reviews
24 attraction reviews
227 helpful votes 227 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Art movie houses used to be old theaters with seats and fixtures well beyond their useful lives. The Miami Beach Cinemateque is an intimate first class theater with the latest in sound, screen and projection systems for a theater its size. Check out the varied weekly schedules for a mixture of independent and foreign flicks. You will find the prices... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Miami Beach Cinemateque also viewed

 

Been to Miami Beach Cinemateque? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing