Phipps IMAX Theater takes you from the comfort of their seats right into the middle of the action as they explore the newest frontiers in science and some of nature’s wildest places on a 3-story high screen.IMAX shows require a special ticket but do not require Museum admission.
Prices and showtimes may vary.
Available through 1/1/2020
Runtime: 47 minutes
Times subject to changeDaily: 10:30 a.m., 2 p.m., 5 p.m.
Opens May 17
Commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first lunar landing with Apollo 11: First Steps Edition, a special IMAX version of Todd Douglas Miller's thrilling documentary, showcasing the real-life moments of the famed mission. Using never-before-seen footage and a newly discovered trove of audio recordings, the filmmakers reconstructed the Apollo 11 story in astonishing detail. Experience the exhilarating final moments of preparation, countdown, liftoff, landing, and return of this historic mission that united the world for one of humankind’s greatest achievements.
For more information about the film, visit https://apollo11firstteps.com
Runtime: 45 minutes
Times subject to changeDaily: 11:30 a.m., 3 p.m.Friday and Saturday: 6 p.m.
Best friend, indeed. You will be awed by the life-saving superpowers and extraordinary bravery of some of the world’s most amazing dogs. In this inspiring story, journey around the globe to follow remarkable dogs that save lives and share a powerful bond with their human partners.
Meet the superhero canines:
Available through 8/21/2019
Times subject to changeDaily: 1 p.m., 4 p.m.
Marvel at one of nature’s most breathtaking shows as you explore molten worlds and exploding craters across the globe.
For billions of years, volcanoes have helped create the world we know. The continents, the air we breathe, even life itself all have their origins in fire. These processes have created extraordinary ecosystems and wildlife habitats. With more than 500 active volcanoes, the Earth is bursting at the seams with these forces of “mass construction.”
Travel alongside intrepid explorer Carsten Peter as you dodge boulders at the edge of an active volcano in Indonesia, descend to a lava lake in Vanuatu, visit incredible mineral deposit fields in Ethiopia, and explore the archaeological ghost town of Pompeii.
Available through 5/25/2019
Runtime: 130 minutes
Thursday, May 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, May 24 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 25 at 7:30 p.m.
A clash between good and evil awaits as young Harry (Daniel Radcliffe), Ron (Rupert Grint) and Hermione (Emma Watson) prepare for a final battle against Lord Voldemort (Ralph Fiennes). Harry has grown into a steely lad on a mission to rid the world of evil. The friends must search for the Horcruxes that keep the dastardly wizard immortal. Harry and Voldemort meet at Hogwarts Castle for an epic showdown where the forces of darkness may finally meet their match.
Available through 6/1/2019
Runtime: 133 minutes
Thursday, May 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, May 31 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, June 1 at 7:30 p.m.
The year is 1926, and Newt Scamander has just completed a global excursion to find and document an extraordinary array of magical creatures. Arriving in New York for a brief stopover, he might have come and gone without incident, were it not for a No-Maj (American for Muggle) named Jacob, a misplaced magical case, and the escape of some of Newt's fantastic beasts, which could spell trouble for both the wizarding and No-Maj worlds.
Available through 6/8/2019
Thursday, June 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, June 7 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, June 8 at 7:30 p.m.
In 1927, the Magical Congress of the United States of America (MACUSA) is transferring the powerful dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald from their maximum security prison to London to be tried for his crimes in Europe. Grindelwald escapes during the transfer, aided by his follower and MACUSA employee, Abernathy.
Apollo 11: First Steps Edition 2D
Superpower Dogs 3D
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