Days Out York

Cinema & Theatre

Childrens Cinema & Family Theatre in York. Baby cinema, toddler cinema and places that offer family shows in York are detailed below.

We all deserve to be spoilt and what better way to treat ourselves than a cinema experience like no other. The ViP Experience at Cineworld York is perfect for that long overdue date night, with some great movies to choose from and even more on the way, what better excuse do you need to make a trip to the cinema extra special?

You’ll get to recline and relax in our luxury seats and spend time before the movie in our private lounge. With complimentary dining and unlimited cinema eats included, we’ve got your whole night out covered in one ticket!

Book your trip to ViP at Cineworld York now

Find us at York Community Stadium, Kathryn Ave, York YO32 9AF

0330 333 4444
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York Theatre Royal has been producing great drama in the beautiful city of York for over 250 years and is one of the country’s leading producing theatres. Each year, the theatre entertains over 200,000 people with its wide variety of performances, events and activities including the much loved annual pantomime.

With regular shows for children, as well as great value weekly classes for kids (including Story Craft Theatre), one-off family events and an accessible and kid-friendly café, there’s lots to offer families at the theatre.

Sign up to the newsletter so you don’t miss out, and book early for classes. If you’re interested in York Youth Theatre (high quality theatre classes for 5-19 year olds), register as soon as possible!

01904 623568
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Out of York

If you don’t mind travelling that little bit further then don’t forget the Out of York page for Day’s out ideas that little bit further afield.

City Screen Picturehouse – York

Kids’ Club Saturdays, 11.15

Autism-Friendly screenings – second Sunday of the month, 11.15

Big Scream for parents/ guardians with babies under one – Wednesdays, 11.00

Toddler Time 30 minutes of favourites for pre-schoolers and their parents/carers – every other Friday, 11.30

Coney Street, York YO1 9QL

T: 0871 902 5747

Everyman Cinema

Baby Club is on Tuesdays.  You can get a ticket, hot drink and cake.

Prices will be announced soon.

Everyman Cinema, Blossom Street, York, YO24 1AQ
T: 0872 436 9060 (Booking line)

Grand Opera House York

Grand Opera House York, Clifford and Cumberland Street, York, YO1 9SW

T:   08448 717615 / 0207 2061174

The Joseph Rowntree Theatre

Joseph Rowntree Theatre has been entertaining York communities for many years. A unique facility with 365 seats and full stage facilities, we host a variety of shows for everyone, from musicals, comedy and plays to live music. Many of our productions are child-friendly, suitable for all the family to enjoy.

T: 01904 501935

The National Centre for Early Music

The NCEM is a wonderful, family-friendly and accessible music venue in the heart of York. We want to get all the family involved in enjoying music together, and run a series of family-friendly concerts, giving children the opportunity to interact with high-quality music and musicians in a relaxed environment.

St Margarets Church, Walmgate, York YO1 9TL

T: 01904 632220

The York Barbican

York Barbican is the largest music and arts venue in York, hosting some of the biggest touring acts in the country such as Morrissey, Russell Brand, Little Mix and the UK Snooker Championships.

York Barbican, Paragon St, York, YO10 4AH
T: 02023 356 5441

Vue Cinema – Clifton Moor

Vue York is a 12 screen cinema located within Clifton Moor.

MINI Mornings – From only £2.49 per ticket for adults and children, every Saturday and Sunday morning and every day in school holidays.

Vue York, Clifton Moor Centre, Stirling Road, York, YO30 4XY
T: 08712 240 240