Scala Theatre

The Grand Dame of Bangkok cinemas, Scala was completed way back in 1969.

Publish Date: 17 October 2019

Despite a few redevelopment scares over recent years, Scala Theatre looks set to stay for the long haul.

The cinema’s old-school facade, complete with marquee signage, makes for Instagram gold, and so too does the imposing flight of stairs that leads up to the Art Deco atrium with its shimmering chandelier.

The price for new-release films typically comes in at THB120—and, while you don’t get all the mod-cons of the shiny new cinemas, that’s a real steal. They don’t make them like they used to.

Price: Starting at THB120

Scala Theatre

How to get there: Located in Siam Square, Scala Theatre sits in between BTS stations Siam and National Stadium. From Siam@Siam Bangkok, it's about 10 minutes' walk using the pedestrian footbridge over Phayathai Road.

Siam Square Soi 1

BTS: Siam

Tel: +662-251-2861