All About The Art Cinema
History of the Art Cinema
The Art Cinema was built in 1919, and was originally named The Rialto. The Art Cinema is Hartford’s last operating classic movie house. It was formerly part of a chain that included the Colonial Theatre, Lenox Theatre and Lyric Theatre in Hartford, and the Central Theatre in West Hartford.
Exclusive Couple's Balcony
Unique to The Art Cinema is it’s couples only balcony, providing a secure, intimate space for couples to enjoy our features.
Thank You from Art Cinema! Record Breaking Halloween Event!
Our first annual Halloween Event was a record breaking night for The Art Cinema. We welcomed through our doors 40 couples, breaking our old record of 34 from this summer's Mardi Gras Party. We want to thank each and every couple and single who joined us for this event! Stay tuned for details for our next event!