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Movies & Showtimes

Movies & Showtimes

Don’t just see a movie, experience it! From documentary films to full-length Hollywood movies, Kentucky’s only 4-story, precision white screen, 3D digital theater is sure to leave you in awe.

Bringing a group of 10 or more? Book at least three weeks in advance and you get to choose the feature. Visit our Field Trip or Group Visit pages to book.

Ticket Prices

Non-Members
 
 
Hollywood Films
All Ages
$10 per ticket
Documentary Films
All Ages
$8 per ticket
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Hollywood Films
All Ages
$8 per ticket
Documentary Films
All Ages
$6 per ticket
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Backyard Wilderness 2D Short

Backyard Wilderness will surprise and entertain viewers with the unexpected wonders of nature that are right under our noses - in our own backyards. Spanning a seasonal year around a suburban home, the film displays a stunning array of unique wildlife images and behavior - all captured by cameras mounted inside dens and nests, and moving along the forest floor and pond bottom, to reveal its inhabitants in rare and breathtaking intimacy.

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Dream Big 3D

Sponsored by J.B. Speed Engineering School, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.

Upon first consideration, it might not seem the stuff of grand cinematic adventure. But could engineering secretly be an exciting, creative, heroic realm where the optimists of today are creating the life-saving, world-altering marvels that will make for a safer, more connected, more equal and even more awe-inspiring tomorrow?

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Monday, 3/25
Friday, 3/29
Saturday, 3/30
Monday, 4/1
Wednesday, 4/3

Extreme Weather 3D

Weather is one of the most dynamic forces to shape our planet, but now it's more extreme and complex than ever. Extreme Weather takes you somewhere few have gone: to the edge of collapsing 300 foot tall glaciers, to the front lines of massive wildfires, and directly in the path of deadly tornadoes. Sponsored by WLKY. 

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Tuesday, 3/26
Thursday, 3/28

Galapagos 3D

In the vastness of the Pacific Ocean, there is a paradise unlike any other: the Galapagos Archipelago. Amongst these fascinating and remote volcanic islands, life has played out over millions of years in relative isolation. The result is a wonderland of nature, with a remarkable collection of plants and charismatic animals that have all adapted to this unique environment.

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Jerusalem

Follow the stories of Jewish, Christian and Muslim families who call Jerusalem home to discover why this tiny piece of land is sacred to three major religions. Unprecedented access to the city's holiest sites, as well as rare and breathtaking aerial footage of the Old City and the Holy Land, combine to make Jerusalem unique and stunning cinematic experience.

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Wednesday, 3/27

Journey to Space 3D

In the past half century, humans have punched through the stratosphere, walked on the moon, and lived continuously in orbit. In the coming decades, our unquenchable curiosity will take our species beyond the cradle of Earth to touch the face of another world. Strap in for the next giant leap. Next stop Mars! Narrated by Patrick Stewart.

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Friday, 3/22

Lewis & Clark

From National Geographic. Stunning aerial cinematography and meticulous dramatic recreations brings the legendary early 19th-century expedition to life. Join Meriwether Lewis, William Clark, Sacagawea, York, and others, as they adventure the uncharted North American West

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Friday, 3/22
Friday, 3/29

Oceans 3D

Oceans: Our Blue Planet takes us on a global odyssey to discover the largest and least explored habitat on earth. New ocean science and technology has allowed us to go further into the unknown than we ever thought possible. From the coastal shallows to deeper, more mysterious worlds, we reveal the untold stories of the oceans' most astonishing creatures.

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Friday, 3/22
Tuesday, 3/26

Pandas 3D

Join narrator Kristen Bell for Pandas 3D, the heartwarming journey of Qian Qian, an adorable giant panda cub who is destined for life in the wild. A collaboration connects Chinese scientists at the Chengdu Panda Base with an American black bear researcher from New Hampshire. Together, they work to reintroduce pandas into the spectacular mountains of Sichuan.

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The Last Reef

Fly across iridescent tropical reefs and brush through a cloud of a million jellyfish to see reefs as living cities beneath the sea, as vital to life on Earth as the rain forests. Coral reefs are vanishing at five times the rate of the rain forests and could be gone within our lifetime, but just like cities on land, reefs can rebuild. Catch a glimpse of the future with an inspirational vision of the reef's incredible power to flourish again

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Monday, 3/25

Bringing more than 10 guests?

For educators or just group visits, Kentucky Science Center has a library of educational documentaries available to book!