Best Cinemas and Theatres In Dorset

We've rounded up the best cinemas and theatres in Dorset in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 24 Dorset cinemas and theatres to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including indoor and soft play areas. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the cinemas and theatres we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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ODEON Dorchester

  • Dorchester
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Your film education starts here! See the world through the silver screen and with a big, old bucket of popcorn on your lap, at ODEON Dorchester. With...

Cineworld Weymouth

  • Weymouth
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

How about a day at the movies? Enjoy the best of new kids' films and family movies at Cineworld Weymouth. Share the magic of the big screen with your...

Cineworld Poole

  • Poole
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Treat yourself to a cinematic adventure; thrills, action, romance, or laughs - it's all in store at Cineworld Poole. Share the magic of the big scree...

Cineworld Yeovil

  • Yeovil
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Be transported to a world of action, thrills and adventure with a family-friendly movie screening at Cineworld Yeovil. Share the magic of the big scr...

ODEON Bournemouth

  • Bournemouth
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

A trip to the cinema is all about kicking back for an hour or two and keeping the kids busy with a bucket of popcorn. Take time out at ODEON Bournemo...

ODEON Salisbury

  • Salisbury
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

A trip to the cinema is so much more than it seems; explore the universe, travel through the desert or dive right down to the bottom of the ocean, al...

Island Planetarium

  • Yarmouth
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Island Planetarium is a great place to have a cosmic time with the kids and stimulate your imagination as you travel on a fascinating journey through...

ODEON Trowbridge

  • Trowbridge
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Who here loves movies?! See as many as you can stuff into a day - and as many as your purse strings will allow - on a trip to the silver screen at OD...

ODEON Taunton

  • Taunton
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

How do you keep every member of your brood happy on a day out? Try a trip to the flicks where pirate galleons, cartoon dogs and alien adventures all...

ODEON Southampton

  • Southampton
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Films are a great way to teach kids about the world around them, from the bottom of the ocean to outer space. See life on the big screen at ODEON Sou...

Showcase Cinema de Lux Southampton

  • Southampton
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Take the whole family and enjoy heaps of new films at Showcase Cinema de Lux Southampton, where there's an amazing 10 screens showing the best new fi...

ODEON Bath

  • Bath
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

From animated adventures to the latest Hollywood reboots, there’s something for every member of your brood. Make movie memories at ODEON Bath. With 8...

The Little Theatre Cinema

  • Bath
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

The Little Theatre Cinema is a vintage cinema apparently strives to maintain a 1930s atmosphere but has conceded many refurbishments to keep the cine...

Vue Eastleigh

  • Eastleigh
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Want to go to Hollywood? Well let it come to you! Jump into movie magic at Vue Eastleigh, where you’ll find all your favourites, from exciting action...

Cineworld Bristol

  • Bristol
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Enjoy family-friendly entertainment at its best with movies, action-packed adventures and animated wonders at Cineworld Bristol. Share the magic of t...

Cineworld Newport - Isle of Wight

  • Newport
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Dive into the world of classic movies, action-packed adventures and animated wonders at Cineworld Newport - Isle of Wight. Share the magic of the big...

ODEON Andover

  • Andover
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Classic movies, action-packed adventures and animated wonders are all up for grabs - and all under one roof - at ODEON Andover. With 5 screens of mul...

Vue Bristol Longwell Green

  • Bristol
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Looking for a bit of Hollywood excitement, right on your doorstep? Jump into movie magic at Vue Bristol Longwell Green, where you’ll find all your fa...

Showcase Bristol Avonmeads

  • Bristol
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Enjoy all the best new films at Showcase Bristol Avonmeads, where there's an epic 14 screens showing all the latest films, no matter what genre you’r...

Cineworld Whiteley

  • Fareham
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Discover the latest hit films from around the globe at Cineworld Whiteley. Share the magic of the big screen with your whole family at this wonderful...

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