Cinema, exhibition space and tourist information centre with gift shop

Victoria Street Rothesay PA20 0AH


Bute's only public cinema, exhibition space and tourist information centre with gift shop in the historic Winter Gardens building.

Cinema tickets must be purchased in advance by calling into the Discovery Centre during opening hours, or over the phone - 01700 507043

Key Services / Products


Don't Worry Darling

In the 1950s, Alice and Jack live in the idealized community of Victory, an experimental company town that houses the men who work on a top-secret project. While the husbands toil away, the wives get to enjoy the beauty, luxury and debauchery of their seemingly perfect paradise. However, when cracks in her idyllic life begin to appear, exposing flashes of something sinister lurking below the surface, Alice can't help but question exactly what she's doing in Victory.

Fri 7th Oct at 19:30
Sat 8th Oct at 19:30
Sun 9th Oct at 14:30
Mon 10th Oct at 19:30
Tue 11th Oct at 19:30
Wed 12th Oct at 19:30
Thu 13th Oct at 19:30

Mrs Harris Goes to Paris

In 1950s London, a widowed cleaning lady falls madly in love with a couture Dior dress, deciding she must have one of her own. After working to raise the funds to pursue her dream, she embarks on an adventure to Paris that will change not only her own outlook -- but the very future of the House of Dior.

Fri 14th Oct at 19:30
Sat 15th Oct at 19:30
Sun 16th Oct at 14:30
Mon 17th Oct at 19:30
Tue 18th Oct at 19:30
Wed 19th Oct at 19:30
Thu 20th Oct at 19:30

The Woman King

In the 1800s, a group of all-female warriors protects the African kingdom of Dahomey with skills and fierceness unlike anything the world has ever seen. Faced with a new threat, Gen. Nanisca trains the next generation of recruits to fight against a foreign enemy that's determined to destroy their way of life.

Fri 21st Oct at 19:30
Sat 22nd Oct at 19:30
Sun 23rd Oct at 14:30
Mon 24th Oct at 19:30
Tue 25th Oct at 19:30
Wed 26th Oct at 19:30
Thu 27th Oct at 19:30

Location of The Discovery Centre (Winter Gardens) and Cinema



The Discovery Centre (Winter Gardens) and Cinema does not have a car park, however there is usually plenty of free on-street parking in the vicinity.

Public Transport

The Discovery Centre (Winter Gardens) and Cinema is within a short walking distance of the main town centre bus station at Guildford Square.

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Recommendations for The Discovery Centre (Winter Gardens) and Cinema

CLASSbased on 1 review

A smashing wee cinema - better than some mainland picture houses

A lovely little cinema situated to the rear of the victorian Winter Gardens building (Discovery Centre) with somewhere around 80-100 seats (I didn't count them!) which can be reserved in advance. Small hatch serving fresh popcorn, drinks and snacks - just like the old days before the multiplexes arrived. There's only one film showing per day, with blockbusters changing every week or two - but they are on the ball with new releases and tend to stick with more family friendly titles. Perfect for a rainy day.

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