Light House Media Centre


Cinema tickets only £4.50 plus a FREE standard tea or coffee. 


Culture card holders can see films at the Under 25 / Student rate of £4.50.


The Black Country’s only independent Cinema plus bar, galleries & event space in The Chubb Buildings in Wolverhampton.

Light House is a 2 screen cinema plus galleries, craft/art shop and Lock Works Cafe Bar in Wolverhampton city centre. Our glass-roofed Victorian cobbled indoor courtyard is a favourite for events and broadcasting. Packed film and streamed theatre ‘Thinema’ programme featuring contemporary dramas, comedies and documentaries from Britain, USA and around the world.

Regular events -  many free - including Language Cafes and Bring Your Own Music DJ events. Monthly Jazz event and Film and TV Quiz plus health groups including Singing for Lung Health and Brain Tumour Support.  A registered charity, Light House was established in 1986 and moved to the iconic former lock factory ‘The Chubb Buildings’ in 1991. Home to the University of Wolverhampton’s Film Degree and MA programme and large scale events such as Deaffest and Artsfest.

A stone’s throw from the city Bus, Tram and Train Stations and several car parks, we have free customer parking after 6pm during the week and all weekend. Cafe open for light meals and snacks and bar drinks can be taken into the cinema. Special screenings for new parents, plus regular autism friendly and family screenings. Audio description facility and Sun/Tues subtitled screenings for many films. For listings visit



All Public Enquiries

Tel: 01902 716 055

Venue Information

Light House,
The Chubb Buildings,
Fryer St,

Mon - Fri 9am- 8.30pm.
Sat 1pm-9pm or 45 mins before first film.
Sun 5pm - 9pm or 45 mins before first film.
Open later for events.


Terms and Conditions

  • Does not apply to Live Theatre/Music/Ballet events or special event screenings.

  • Offer applies to card holder only and not for multiple tickets.

  • For online bookings at student rate, Culture Card should be shown on collection at Box Office.

  • Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer including Friends of Light House.