The Cathay Gallery – Cinema Museum in Singapore

The Cathay Gallery is a cinema museum in Singapore, catering especially to those who love movies and filmmaking, and located within The Cathay mall (2 Handy Road).

The movie museum, open free of charge to visitors since 2006, offers a nostalgic journey through the storied history of the Loke family, early pioneers in film production and distribution in Singapore and founders of the Cathay Organisation.

Cathay Organisation is today one of most recognized leisure and entertainment groups in the region, known, among other things, for having the first THX cinema hall and digital cinema in Singapore.

The Cathay Gallery - Cinema Museum in Singapore - The Cathay.

The museum, located on the same building as The Cathay Cineplex, a great multiplex cinema with latest Hollywood blockbusters, features antique cinema chairs, vintage posters, cameras, film projectors, and other movie memorabilia.

One of the definitive highlights of the tourist attraction is a wall papered with vintage film posters, featuring some of the most iconic movies in cinematic history, like The Jungle Book, an animated classic, and The Sound of Music.

The Cathay Gallery – Cinema Museum in Singapore
2 Handy Road, #02-16, The Cathay
Singapore 229233
Opening Hours: Monday-Friday 2pm-6pm, Saturday 12noon-6pm

As a fan of movies, you can combine a visit to the cinema museum in Singapore on level 2 to a movie going experience at the Cathay Cineplexes cinema, located on levels 5 & 6 of the same building.

One of the places to see film trailers and local showtimes for current movies in Singapore is the movietheatre chain’s official Facebook page at