Fernbank’s NEW Giant Screen Theater provides a truly immersive experience through a state-of-the-art 4K laser projection system with both 2D and 3D capabilities. Join us for a stunning lineup of award-winning, science-based movies, taking you from the outer limits of space to the deepest depths of the ocean and beyond.
Purchase tickets online or by calling 404.929.6400. Please be aware that some shows do sell out and may not be available.
Showing February 9 – June 21, 2018*
10am, 12pm, 2pm, 4pm
The fantasy that drives sleepovers and fires the imagination of every museum visitor is at the very heart of this giant screen movie—What if the exhibits could come to life? Follow one lucky visitor who stays in the museum after dark, when the most fascinating, prehistoric creatures rise again. Run time: 40 minutes
Showing September 30 – March 22, 2018*
11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm
See the world of major predators as never before, taking an intimate look at the remarkable strategies they use to succeed. Spectacular scenic and aerial views of nature's greatest places show how the relationship between predator and prey is a fundamental building block of ecology. Run time: 40 minutes
Backyard Wilderness 2D
Opens March 23, 2018
Discover why WiFi is not the only connection that matters as you explore the ecosystems that surround us every day. Through the explorations of a young scientist, audiences reconnect with the natural world to discover the daily dramas of some of our outdoor neighbors, including the blue jay, wood duck, salamander, raccoon, and white-tailed deer.
Experience a new way to Museum at Fernbank After Dark. Offered the 2nd Friday of each month, this monthly series for ages 21+ features fun science activities, exclusive after-hours Museum access, live music, craft beer and cocktails, and movies in the new Giant Screen Theater.**
The all-new Giant Screen Theater upgrades are made possible by a generous gift from local entrepreneur and lifelong advocate of learning, travel and natural history, Dante Stephensen.
Stephensen’s commitment to inspiring youth for generations to come will be fulfilled by Fernbank’s incredible new state-of-the-art theaters.
Film by Jef Bredemeier.
*All moviews, dates and show times are subject to change without notice.
**Martinis & IMAX is no longer offered.