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Hyde Park Picture House

73 Brudenell Road, Leeds LS6 1JD, England
+44 113 275 2045
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Beautiful

I love these old cinemas - they have such personality and charm. We saw Pan's Labyrinth here years... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
James_and_Julia
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Leeds, United Kingdom
quirkiest and best cinema in leeds

you haven't lived in leeds if you haven't been to hyde park. every time i have been the service has... read more

Reviewed January 17, 2018
oliverjames94
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Established in 1914, the Hyde Park Picture House is one of the UK's oldest cinemas. The Grade II listed building features gas lighting, an ornate balcony, comfy red chairs, operational 35mm projectors and a small snack kiosk. It shows the best independent, classic and award winning cinema from around the world, as well as family films every Saturday at 12noon and regular Baby screenings on Wednesdays at 11am. Please check website for upcoming listings.
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  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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73 Brudenell Road, Leeds LS6 1JD, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love these old cinemas - they have such personality and charm. We saw Pan's Labyrinth here years ago, and another movie recently - both times we came out thinking the same; beautiful cinema. I am so glad they have kept it going and hasn't...More

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Reviewed January 17, 2018

you haven't lived in leeds if you haven't been to hyde park. every time i have been the service has been great and the film selections are always incredible with special event showings too. showing twin peaks when the new season was coming out was...More

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Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

What a cute little gem. 1 cinema screen but shows different (alternative style) films as well as more mainstream. Real old style cinema with an upper and stalls type fold down seating. Lovely little bar in the foyer selling tea/coffee/beer/chocolate/ice cream etc. parking is on...More

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Reviewed December 26, 2017

This was my first visit to the Picture House and I thoroughly enjoyed the experience from being ushered in at the start to being thanked for my visit at the end. Loads of old world charm coupled with good seating.

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Reviewed November 13, 2017

I've been to this cinema a few times, recently to watch the new Blade Runner film. We sat in the upstairs balcony section for an extra 50p, but there is also the downstairs section. The whole place feels like you're being taken back in time....More

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Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

I love Hyde Park Picture house! Such a wonderful building inside and out. The staff are very friendly as well.

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Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

Really nice local cinema which shows a combination of new and classic/ cult films. A group of 6 friends enjoyed the Brass Eye - Ghost film. Very friendly staff, super service and would recommend giving it a go. We booked tickets in advance so we...More

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Reviewed September 13, 2017

I visited the cinema with my daughter to see A Ghost Story which we loved! The cinema was lovely and old fashioned style, perfect for the movie! It was clean comfortable and looked refurbished. Would definitely visit again. A little difficult for us to find,...More

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Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

What a little gem! A refreshing change from large multiplex cinemas with expensive refreshments. Comfy seats, we went on the balcony, friendly staff who seem to love what they do, decent beer and wine to enjoy with the film. No endless adverts, it was like...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2017

I visited 40 years after coming here regularly as a student at Leeds Poly. Here's the story of Cinema in one small but perfect gem of a building. Congratulations to Wendy and her team for attracting serious funding to ensure this cinema survives for another...More

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RobLH76
December 6, 2015|
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Response from HydeParkPH_1914 | Property representative |
Hi Rob! We often get asked this question and it really depends on personal preference. The stalls tend to be a bit busier and the balcony a little quieter, so some people prefer the busier atmosphere downstairs while... More
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