Light House Cinema Building and Projection Booth Tour - Open House Dublin 2024

Light House Cinema Building and Projection Booth Tour

Light House Cinema, Market Street South, Smithfield, Dublin 7, D07 R6YE

Dates & Times
  • Friday 13th October:
  • 11am – 11.45am
  • Saturday 14th October:
  • 11am – 11.45am
  • Sunday 15th October:
  • 11am – 11.45am
Tour type
  • Building Tour

DTA Architects

Take a wander around the award winning building which is home to Light House Cinema and café, completed in 2008 by DTA. This underground cinema is beautifully designed and strikes a balance between minimalism and bursts of colour.

You will also have an exclusive opportunity to take a peek behind the scenes and discover the magic of bringing film to the big screen with a Projection Booth Tour with Projectionist Rob O’Brien, where you’ll discover the secrets of cinema and the differences in various formats including 35mm.

This does not include a film ticket, if you would like to book a ticket please do so here:

Meeting point: Box Office

This tour is pre-book only.


Accessibility Information
The building is fully accessible however unfortunately the projection booth tour is only accessible by stairs.

Wheelchair accessible
Accessible Toilets

Photography Credit
© Ronan Burke


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