Cinema Architecture Organisations

The Cinema Theatre Association – UK organisation interested in cinema and theatre architecture.
CTA Scotland – the Scottish branch of the Cinema Theatre Association.
Theatre Historical Society of America – a USA-based organisation interested in cinema and theatre architecture.
Cinema And Theatre Historical Society – Australian-based cinema organisation.


The Glasgow Story – fantastic resource of articles and archive photos of Glasgow’s history. Lots of cinema pics as well!
Glasgow Museums
Glasgow Architecture
Empire Exhibition Scotland 1938 – excellent resource, including images and a 3-D visualisation, of the 1938 Empire Exhibition held in Glasgow’s Bellahouston Park – the streamlined architecture of which influenced the design of many Glasgow buildings and even trams!
Friends of Glasgow West
Virtual Mitchell – digitised photos of Glasgow from the city archives 
Glasgow Film Theatre
Grosvenor Cinema
The Britannia Panopticon Music Hall, Glasgow
Bridgeton Cinemas – (part of the Glesga Pals website).
Adrian Brannan– Glasgow-based artist whose work includes cinema buildings.


Scottish Theatre Organ Preservation Society
Scottish Cinema Organ Trust
New Palace Theatre Organ Heritage Centre
The Architectural Heritage Society of Scotland
Historic Environment Scotland  – formed after a merger of Historic Scotland and the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments for Scotland
Historic Environment Scotland – Listed Buildings – includes a search function
Dictionary of Scottish Architects
Scottish Ironwork
The Scottish Civic Trust
Moving Image Archive (formerly the Scottish Screen Archive – now part of the National Library of Scotland)
Creative Scotland
Doors Open Day Scotland
Buildings At Risk in Scotland
Dominion Cinema, Edinburgh
Filmhouse Cinema, Edinburgh
Cinemas of Burntisland, Fife
Tivoli Theatre, Aberdeen
Summerlee Museum of Scottish Industrial Life in Coatbridge – contains displays on Scottish cinemas
Empire Lodge – a guesthouse formed from the remains of the cinema used at the Glasgow Empire Exhibition.

United Kingdom

List of U.K. Cinemas – list of cinemas presently open in the UK.
Mawgrim’s Worlds – former projectionist with many cinema-related sub-sites, including Odeon Cavalcade
The Cinemas Of Sheffield
Electric Palace Cinema, Harwich
Stockport Plaza
Twentieth Century Society
Theatres Trust


70mm cinema listings List of all cinemas outside of the US capable of showing 70mm.
American WideScreen Museum – Website featuring cinemas old and new worldwide, with large emphasis on the USA.
Landmark Theatres
Cinema Treasures – Website featuring cinemas old and new worldwide, with large emphasis on the USA.
Roadside Peek – Grand Theatres – feature on roadside marquees of the USA
Netherlands Cinema Context – Comprehensive guide to cinemas and film in the Netherlands