Aircraft Carrier - City at Sea (3D)

25 Minutes - OPENS May 26!

Showtimes: 10:15 AM; 11:45 AM; 1:15 PM; 2:40 PM; 4:20 PM

Aircraft Carrier 3D focuses on the world of naval power and the astounding activity and air operations aboard a giant Nimitz-class aircraft carrier, the USS Reagan. The film presents authentically, the true scale and drama of carrier and fleet naval operations to giant screen audiences for the first time.

Aircraft Carrier 3D incorporates unprecedented aerial scenes captured by the production crew on and around the USS Ronald Reagan, a US Navy Nimitz-class super carrier, during exercises 100 miles off the coast of southern California. The on-board crew captured 3D scenes of intense flight activities including night launches and landings as well as POV shots from the cockpit of F-18 Super Hornet fighter jets in flight.

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Space Next

38 Minutes

Showtimes: 11:30 AM, 1:55 PM & 3:20 PM (6:30 & 7:55 PM showing included on First Thursdays)

Winner of the 2016 Best Visual Effects Achievement Award from the Giant Screen Cinema Association, sponsored by Imax Corporation.

The journey to reach the stars began with our earliest dreams of flying and led to landing on the moon and sending a probe to Pluto. But that’s only the beginning.

From the earliest legends of humans taking flight to the latest advances in warp speed technology, Space Next 3D traces our fascination with flying and our timeless desire to reach the stars. The result is an immersive experience of interplanetary excellence sure to inspire a generation of explorers, scientists, and dreamers. Come discover what’s next.

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Living in the Age of Airplanes

47 Minutes - ends May 25

Showtimes: 10:30 AM & 12:55 PM (5:30 PM showing included on First Thursdays)

Filmed in 18 countries across all 7 continents, the film explores the countless ways the airplane affects our lives (even when we don’t fly). With a fascinating take on history, breathtaking visuals, soaring music, and a truly unique perspective, LIVING IN THE AGE OF AIRPLANES shows the airplane in a fresh light as it takes audiences on a wondrous trip around the globe.

LIVING IN THE AGE OF AIRPLANES was produced and directed by Brian J. Terwilliger (One Six Right), is narrated by Harrison Ford, and features an original score by Academy Award® winning composer James Horner (Avatar, Titanic).

This film is not showing in 3D.

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Journey to Space

23 Minutes - Ends May 25

Showtimes: 12:20 PM, 2:45 PM, 4:20 PM (7:20 PM showing included on First Thursdays)

The IMAX 3D documentary Journey to Space recalls the glorious days of the space shuttle and vividly tells the exciting story of the next chapter of space exploration. As Sir Patrick Stewart narrates, viewers are lead on a journey through the lives of young new astronauts that might someday walk on another planet, learning all about NASA's plans for the future of spaceflight, especially long missions to Mars.

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Availability & Price

Movie showtimes may be preempted or changed to accommodate special events in our theater.

Please purchase your General Admission ticket first, then purchase your movie ticket for the date you will be visiting the Museum.

  • General Admission (purchased in-person) $3
  • General Admission (purchased online) $2
  • Museum Member $2
  • Groups $2

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