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Market Place Cathedral Quarter

  • Box Office: 01332 290 606
  • Admin: 01332 285 444

QUAD is a Cinema, Gallery, Café Bar, Digital resource and Workshop accessible to anyone. We are a creative hub that connects people and businesses to art and film and create opportunities for entertainment, education and participation. QUAD transforms lives through active participation in art and film.

Further information

Opening Hours:

Building opening 10:00 - 22:00 Monday - Sunday Box Office 11:00 - 21:00 Monday - Sunday


Gallery free Cinema £3.50 - £8.20

Travel directions:

Exit M1 at J25, take the A52 towards Derby and follow signs to the City Centre / Cathedral Quarter. The nearest car park is the multi-storey Assembly Rooms, otherwise Chapel Street car park or Parksafe on Bold Lane are both a short walk away. Derby is a famous rail centre with 31 fast daily services to London St Pancras, a journey that takes less than two hours. Direct rail services connect Derby with Birmingham, Bournemouth, Bristol, Cardiff, Dundee, Edinburgh, Leeds, Leicester, Newcastle, Nottingham, Oxford, Sheffield, Southampton, Plymouth and many other destinations. Derby Train Station is just over one mile away from QUAD, so it is a quick taxi journey or a 15-minute walk. East Midlands Airport is approximately 20 minutes drive from QUAD and Birmingham International Airport is about a 45 minute drive, providing extensive air links to most European and worldwide destinations.

Upcoming events:

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Facilities and services

Facilities information:

There is a hoist, please bring your own harness. The battery is stored behind reception, please ask to use it.

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