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Fernbank's IMAX® Theatre

Catch a flick on the biggest screen in town, Fernbank's IMAX® Theatre. Purchase tickets online or by calling 404.929.6400. Please be aware that some shows do sell out and may not be available.

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Now Showing


Great White Shark
Now showing through October 16, 2014*
Run time: 40 min

Mon-Sat 10am, 12pm, 2pm, 4pm
Sun 12pm, 2pm, 4pm
Fri 8pm, 10pm

Misrepresented, maligned and misunderstood, the great white shark is an iconic predator: the creature we love to fear. Get closer than ever to the “king of the ocean” in this giant screen adventure and discover why this animal is not the menacing villain many believe it to be.
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Island of Lemurs: Madagascar
Now showing through September 1, 2014*

Mon-Sat 11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm
Sun 1pm, 3pm, 5pm
Fri 9pm

Enjoy a spectacular journey to the remote and wondrous world of Madagascar as you experience the incredible true story of nature’s greatest explorers—Lemurs. Visit the only place these charmingly strange creatures call home and watch as they leap, sing and dance their way into your heart.
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Coming Soon

Pandas: The Journey Home
Opens September 2, 2014*

Loveable, iconic and highly endangered. This groundbreaking natural-history film tells the story of the pandas of the Wolong Panda Center and their reintroduction into the wild. Witness an incredible story of survival and fall in love with these black and white gentle giants. See pandas like never before—on the biggest screen in town, Fernbank’s IMAX® Theatre.
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Galapagos: Nature's Wonderland
Opens October 17, 2014*

Travel to a paradise like no other. The Galapagos Islands is a wonderland of nature, a universe of remarkable and unique creatures that learned to survive against all odds on this volcanic archipelago in constant evolution. Meet these friendly creatures and the unexpected friendships they developed in this new giant screen adventure.  

Martinis & IMAX®

Friday evening films are available during Martinis & IMAX®, Fridays, execpt on holiday weekends.** 
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IMAX® ticket prices are $13 for adults, $12 for students and seniors, $11 for children and $8 for Museum members. Explore the Museum and see an IMAX® film at a discounted rate with a Value Pass. Group discounts are available when purchasing 10 or more tickets.

Martinis & IMAX® tickets, which include admission to the IMAX® Theatre start at $13.

About the IMAX® Film Experience

IMAX® films use the largest film format in the world, providing an image three to 10 times larger than standard films. Immerse yourself in the world's largest film format on a screen stretching five stories high and 72 feet wide with state-of-the art surround sound. Fernbank's 315-seat IMAX® Theatre provides the most powerful and involving film experience possible. Films last about 45 minutes each.

*All films, dates and show times are subject to change without notice.

**Fernbank’s Martinis & IMAX® will not be offered on the following holiday weekends: May 23, July 4, November 28 and December 26.