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The Main Cinema

Box Office

115 SE Main Street
Minneapolis, MN 55414

MSP Film Society


125 SE Main Street
Suite 341
Minneapolis, MN 55414


Evenings & Weekends
Mon, Wed-Sun
Before 5pm
Mon, Wed-Fri
All Day Tuesday**
Students (Box Office Only)$8$6$5
Children 12 & Under (Box Office Only)$5$5$5

Tickets for screenings may be purchased at the Box Office or reserved online.
*MSP Film Society Members do not pay an online service charge.
**Other pricing may apply for special events, series, festivals, and other screenings. See Box Office for details.


St. Anthony Parking Ramp
201 2nd Street SE

Minneapolis, MN 55414

*Connects via underground tunnel to The Main Cinema. 

Metered street parking along Main Street from 6am to Midnight daily. 
Metered street parking along University Ave SE, 2nd Street SE, and 2nd Ave SE from 8am to 10pm daily. 
Free street parking can be found further east on University Ave and on various side streets within several blocks of the cinema

MTC #4 Bus: stops at Hennepin Ave E & Wilder Street. 

MTC #6U Bus: stops at the University Ave SE & Second Ave SE.

Visit for more information.


Wheel Chair

  • Wheelchair seating is available for between 3 to 4 people in each theater.
  • An elevator is located just outside the Box Office and past Pracna to access Theaters 3, 4, and 5 on the second floor. Theaters 1 and 2 are located on the first floor.
  • Wheelchair accessible restrooms are located on the first floor just outside the Box Office and past Pracna.
  • The Main Cinema staff is available at all times to assist.


All foreign-language films are presented with English subtitles.

Some films might support open captions, where English captions display on-screen (often with descriptive text).

Assistive Devices

We offer multiple options of assistive features. To request devices and confirm availability, check with the box office.

Hearing Impaired: Plays the movie’s audio out over headphones

Vision Impaired: Plays the movie’s audio out over headphones, with a narration track

Closed Captioning available. Our devices rest in your cupholder and display the captions on a small screen.

Reduced Admission

We regularly offer free or reduced-price tickets and partner deals for special events in effort to draw newer and underserved populations to our programs. 

Discounts for children, students, and young adults are also available for most screenings. 

And of course our $5 Tuesdays apply to most tickets at The Main Cinema!

For more info please ask at the Box Office or contact [email protected].


Many hotels are located just across the river from The Main Cinema, including:

Renaissance at The Depot, Aloft, The Moxy, and Canopy. The Nicollet Island Inn is located one block west of The Main Cinema.


When are you open?

With rare exceptions, The Main Cinema is open to the public every day of the year. Our Box Office opens 30 minutes before the first scheduled showtime of the day and closes 20 minutes after the last scheduled showtime of the day.

Can I buy tickets in person? 

Yes, tickets for any current or future scheduled showtime can be purchased at our Box Office. Tickets are also available for purchase online, and MSP Film Society Members do not pay an online service charge.

What payment methods do you accept?

We accept cash, credit/debit card, and Apple/Google Pay.

How long are your trailers?

We typically run around 10 minutes of trailers for every show, beginning at the advertised start time.

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