Stowe National Trust

The gardens are a fine example of the work by Capability Brown. You are free to enjoy a wonder around the gardens before sitting to watch the film. The film will be screened on the lawn by the Temple of Venus.

Food & Drink Policy

Personal food and drink is permitted so feel free to bring a picnic. There is also a licensed bar available selling a variety of alcoholic and soft drinks and 'Cinema' snacks.

Age Policy

Any under 18s must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Film certification applies. Please don't forget your photo ID.

Start Times

The venue will be open to the public from 6:00pm to give you plenty of time to take a stroll in the gardens, find your perfect seating position and enjoy a drink. The film will start soon after sunset (no earlier than 8:00pm).

Parking & Directions

We have two parking options.

A free parking area by the Cafe which is approximately 850 meters to the Temple of Venus (See Google Map)

A charged parking area on the path leading from the Stowe Golf Club to the Temple of Venus which is approximately 50-350 meters from the Temple. (See Google Map)

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Next film showings

Dirty Dancing (12)

23 Sep 17 8:00PM

Open Air Event

Open Air Event

Sit down under the stars to watch Dirty Dancing in our outdoor cinema event at Stowe House. Join us on 23rd September 2017.

An overview

2017 sees the the 30 year anniversary of this classic film. Set in 1963, Frances "Baby" Houseman, a sweet daddy's girl, goes with her family to a resort in upstate New York's Catskill Mountains. Baby has grown up in privileged surroundings and all expect her to go on to college, join the Peace Corps and save the world before marrying a doctor, just like her father. Unexpectedly, Baby becomes infatuated with the camp's dance instructor, Johnny Castle, a man whose background is vastly different from her own. Running time: 100 Minutes (approx)

Admission & Extras

Admission (£12.00) - Bring your own blanket (or buy one from us) and find your chosen spot.

Admission + Seat (£17.00) - We'll provide you with a comfy chair in a prime position. Limited numbers available.

VIP Parking (£10.00) - Enjoy the convenience of parking just a short walk to the Temple of Venus where the film will be screened. Price per car. Limited availability.

Prosecco 75cl (£18.00) - Enjoy a bottle of Prosecco (75cl)

Rug (to sit on) (£9.00) - A fleece rug with waterproof backing. Perfect for sitting on. Yours to keep. 150 x 135 cm

​Blanket (to sit under) (£9.00) - A Fleece blanket. Perfect for keeping you warm. Yours to keep. 130 x 170 cm

Air Bed (£15.00) - Lie back in one of these comfortable beds for a chilled night under the stars. No pump required! Yours to keep. Perfect for 1, cosy for 2.

Top Gun (12)

24 Sep 17 8:00PM

Open Air Event

Open Air Event

Sit down under the stars to watch Top Gun in our outdoor cinema event at Stowe House Buckingham. Join us on 24th September 2017.

An overview

Cruise plays Maverick, a hotshot young flyer who is sent to the Navys prestigious Top Gun program. In order to become 'The Best' he'll need the help of his wingman 'Goose' (Anthony Edwards) and new found love 'Charlie' (Kelly McGillis). Running time: 110 Minutes (Approx)

Admission & Extras

Admission (£12.00) - Bring your own blanket (or buy one from us) and find your chosen spot.

Admission + Seat (£17.00) - We'll provide you with a comfy chair in a prime position. Limited numbers available.

VIP Parking (£10.00) - Enjoy the convenience of parking just a short walk to the Temple of Venus where the film will be screened. Price per car. Limited availability.

Prosecco 75cl (£18.00) - Enjoy a bottle of Prosecco (75cl)

Rug (to sit on) (£9.00) - A fleece rug with waterproof backing. Perfect for sitting on. Yours to keep. 150 x 135 cm

Blanket (to sit under) (£9.00) - A Fleece blanket. Perfect for keeping you warm. Yours to keep. 130 x 170 cm 

Air bed (£15.00) - Lie back in one of these comfortable beds for a chilled night under the stars. No pump required! Yours to keep. Perfect for 1, cosy for 2.

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