Grab your children, your grandchildren, your friends, your neighbors. See 'Born to Be Wild.' This is a film made in heaven and one you will never forget."
–  retired science supervisor for Norwalk Public Schools
IMAX Movies

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The Maritime Aquarium's IMAX® Theater

The Maritime Aquarium has the largest IMAX® theater in Connecticut, with a screen as tall as a six-story building!   Learn more about the amazing IMAX format here ...

IMAX® is a registered trademark of IMAX Corporation.


Select your movie and show time below to complete your Aquarium admission purchase.

Classic movies each run about 40 minutes. (Note: movies, times & prices are subject to change without notice. Be sure to REFRESH your browser to see latest movie times.)

Maritime Aquarium admission (includes one classic IMAX movie): Adult $22.95  |  Child (3-12) $15.95  |  Senior (65+) $20.95  |  Youth (13-17) $20.95


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classic IMAX movie:

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A Beautiful Planet

Times through May 26: 11 a.m., 1 & 3 p.m. daily.

Note:  no 11 a.m. shows May 24-26.


Educator's Guide

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Humpback Whales

Times through May 26:  2 & 4 p.m. daily.

Final show:  11 a.m. Fri., May 27.


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Born to Be Wild

Times through May 26:  Noon daily.

Extra show at 11 a.m. May 26.


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Decline a Movie

Click on this Buy Tickets button if you choose to NOT see any of the IMAX movies included with this Aquarium admission purchase.  Choosing this option frees up your seats for others.

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Hollywood IMAX:

Hollywood IMAX ("Batman v Superman"):  Adult $12.95  |  Child (3-12) $10.95  |  Senior (65+) $11.95  |  Youth (13-17) $11.95  |   Maritime Aquarium members save $1


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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

Now Showing!
at 7 p.m. Thursdays & Fridays, and at 6 p.m. Saturdays & Sundays.

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Opening May 27:

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National Parks Adventure

Daily times May 27-June 30: 11 a.m. and 1 & 3 p.m.   No 11 a.m. show May 27, May 31 & June 2-3

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Flight of the Butterflies

Special shows: 11 a.m. May 24-25

Daily shows May 27-June 30: 2 & 4 p.m.


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TEACHERS! Groups of 50 or more can book a special 10 or 11 a.m. IMAX movie. Choose from our current films (shown below) or any from our IMAX film library. Go to IMAX library films to preview what's available. Most have Educator's Guides prepared by the film's producers.


Sponsor a Seat: help support our education programs and mission by sponsoring a seat in our IMAX® Theater. We'll affix a brass plaque engraved with your name or the name of someone you love. Your tax deductible contribution makes a lasting impression on Maritime Aquarium history. Click here for a "write-able" pdf donor form.


Mission: The Maritime Aquarium inspires people of all ages to appreciate and protect
the Long Island Sound ecosystem and the global environment through living exhibits,
marine science, and environmental education.

10 North Water Street  •  Norwalk, CT 06854
Tel: 203-852-0700

The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation.

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