We have some exciting news to share! Starting this fall, our beloved Cinesphere will undergo necessary dome improvements to bring it back to its original grand appearance on the Ontario Place waterfront! To accommodate the transformation, Cinesphere will be temporarily closed as of October 17, 2022.

Cinesphere FAQ

01. Can I purchase tickets at the door?
We strongly encourage purchasing tickets online in advance. In the event that tickets are available for a specific show, they can also be purchased at the main entrance of the Cinesphere (across the bridge) up to an hour before the films are scheduled to start.
02. How do I purchase movie tickets at Cinesphere?
You can purchase tickets online by clicking your desired showtime beneath its corresponding film poster and following the online ticketing instructions. We strongly encourage purchasing tickets online in advance.
03. Where can I park?
Parking is available in Lot 1 at Ontario Place which is located at New Brunswick & Remembrance Drive. A reduced flat rate is available by showing proof of ticket to the parking booth attendant upon arrival. Please visit the Parking page for more information.
04. How far in advance should I arrive before my movie time?
Doors open 1 hour prior to the movie time.
05. How does seating work?
Tickets are general admission and seating is available on a first come first serve basis.
06. What measures are in place to help stop the spread of COVID-19?
  • The Cinesphere is currently operating at full capacity.
  • Hand sanitizer is readily available in the lobby area.
  • Visitors and staff are no longer required to wear a mask but may wear a mask inside the theatre if they wish.
  • Proof of vaccination is no longer required.
07. Are concessions available at Cinesphere?
Cinesphere offers the following items for purchase at our concession stand, located on the lower level lobby:
  • Popcorn
  • Soft Drinks
  • Juice
  • Water
  • Candy
  • Chocolate Bars
  • Hot Dogs
  • Beer, wine
Contactless payment is strongly encouraged.
09. Are there ATM’s at Cinesphere?
There are no ATM’s onsite and we do not offer cash back.
10. Is Cinesphere accessible?
Yes, Cinesphere is accessible! Accessible seating is available on the same level as the entrance bridge to Cinesphere. To get access to the concession stand or the washroom, you may use the elevator or outdoor ramps at the south end of the bridge to go down one floor from the main bridge level.