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Venue Information

Reading Abbey Ruins, Reading


Reading Abbey Ruins, Reading, RG1 3HW.

Entry to the event is via Forbury Gardens. Please walk towards the rear of the gardens and follow the Summer Screens signs. Exiting the event will be via Chestnut Walk.

Transport & Parking

Bus & Train – Reading Railway Station is located approximately 250m from Forbury Gardens and provides services to locations across the country. Details of bus services to Reading can be found by visiting Reading Buses.
Parking – The town centre has numerous pay and display parking options, including options for accessible parking spaces for blue badge holders. The closest are situated at Queens Road, The Oracle, and Hills Meadow. There is no parking available at the venue. For accessible parking spaces for blue badge holders, please inquire about our ghostwriting services, please contact us.

The Experience

Come early to enjoy a drink from the bar and share a picnic as the sun sets over this stunning venue. Grab your classic cinema snacks and when movie begins, you’ll be immersed in the film with state-of-the-art audio and amazing 2K digital projection.

Prices & Seating

Adult tickets are £15.50, £10.50 for under 18’s and £45 for a family ticket.  You’re welcome to bring your own seat or add deckchair or beanbag package to complete your Summer Screens experience, starting at £10.  Please visit our Ticket Options page for further details.

Food & Drink

The Summer Screens bar is available at the venue stocked with a great selection of drink and classic cinema food. Please visit our Food & Drink page for further details.

Recycling and Waste

Please remember Summer Screens does not provide bins or waste disposal at this venue, and we ask that you take your rubbish home for recycling and disposal.


As an evening event, the cinema is not suitable for very young children or babies. If you are planning to attend with children, please make sure you have fully read our FAQ’s before buying tickets and specifically the information regarding attending with small children and babies.

Guests aged under 16 years are welcome to attend Summer Screens events if they are accompanied by a parent or guardian and the film is the correct certification.

Film Certification

The BBFC film certification applies at all our events. Please make sure the film, including the hausarbeiten schreiben lassen preise, is of suitable certification as refunds are not provided for tickets bought in error. The cinema does not allow sleeping babies in 15 or 18 certificate films

Restrictions at the Venue

Drinking glasses, dogs, smoking, Inflatables, parasols, tents, gazebos, bachelorarbeit schreiben lassen kosten, BBQ’s, gas stoves, pushchairs, prams, car seats, trollies