HISTORIC MOVIE THEATERS
Valley Forge and Montgomery County, PA
Don't just go to the movies, experience a movie at one of Montgomery County's historic movie theaters. These classic movie houses have been showcasing films since the early days of Hollywood and are still great places to catch a show more than 100 years later.
The Grand Theater is one of the most historic movie houses in Montgomery County. Showing the latest Hollywood films, the theater also features special silent movie events, accompanied by the century-old theater organ.
Phoenixville's Colonial Theatre is not only one of the premier movie houses in the region, it is also a Hollywood legend, playing a supporting role as the theater in the Steve McQueen classic The Blob. Today the theater shows a mix of art, independent and classic films.
Nearly 100 years after it was built, the Ambler Theater is not only a landmark, it is still a center for entertainment in downtown Ambler. In addition to a variety of independent and classic films, the movie house hosts screenings of live performances from the National Theatre.
The Hiway Theater has been drawing movie-goers to Jenkintown since 1913. Catch the latest releases, classic films and limited release pictures in the same theater that was once visited by Hollywood star and Montgomery County native Bradley Cooper.
BRYN MAWR FILM INSTITUTE
A treasure among Montgomery County's theaters, the Bryn Mawr Film Institute is both a theater and education center. Showings include independent-minded films, while special events include appearances by noted directors and industry professionals.