Town Hall Cinema

Town Hall Street,
Cavan H12 WV82

Unfavorite No one has favorited this theater yet


View address on Google Maps

Additional Info

Functions: Community Arts Center

Phone Numbers: Box Office: 353049.436.5441

Nearby Theaters

No theaters found within 30 miles

Town Hall Cinema

The Town Hall was the first regular venue in Cavan, County Cavan, to show films from November 1912 and was rented out to a dentist by profession, Mr Thompson, who had a penchant for films. Later operators included a Mr Verdon and a Mr Ed McKiernan one source stating that Kamm 600S projectors were used to show the films. It was still screening films into the 1960’s and even today as the Town Hall Cavan, a contemporary arts space for theatre, gigs and visual arts. Its Secret Cinema event is held here once a month presented by filmmaker Padraig Conaty. The building itself is of sandstone construction and opened in 1910.

Contributed by Gavin McGrath
You must login before making a comment.

New Comment

Subscribe Want to be emailed when a new comment is posted about this theater?
Just login to your account and subscribe to this theater.