About the Metropolis Cinema

Traffic warning: A40 closed near Bochum due to new bridge construction from 6 August

From 6 August 2024, the A40 Schlachthofbrücke will be rebuilt. The A40 will be fully closed for 15 weeks between the Bochum-West junction and the Bochum-Harpen junction. Visitors to the Ruhrtriennale must be prepared for increased congestion on the diversion routes.


The multi-award-winning Metropolis cinema opened its doors in 1957 and, along with the Casablanca cinema, is one of Bochum’s major film theatres for ambitious cinema entertainment. Located directly in Bochum’s main railway station, the Metropolis is equipped with the latest technology. In its spacious cinema auditorium, it offers a varied range of films – from first screenings in English, to special series and premiere events.

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Directions and arrival

Metropolis Kino
Kurt-Schumacher-Platz 13
44787 Bochum

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  • Events at this venue
    Sun 18.8.2024
    17 p.m. Cinema Metropolis Kino Bochum
    Thu 29.8.2024
    20 p.m. Cinema Metropolis Kino Bochum
    Mon 2.9.2024
    20 p.m. Cinema Metropolis Kino Bochum
    Wed 11.9.2024
    17 p.m. Cinema Metropolis Kino Bochum