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The Maritime Aquarium has the largest IMAX® theater in Connecticut, with a screen as tall as a six-story building! Thanks to our recent renovation, you can enjoy comfy new seats with cupholders, new floor and wall treatments, a new stage for live presentations, and a new ticket lobby with concession stand offering popcorn, water, sodas and your favorite candies. [ Learn more about the amazing IMAX format here ... ]
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.
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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. PLUS ...
– in November and December, treat your students to the feature-length film "The Polar Express," available at 9 or 10 a.m.
– incorporate science lessons into the Hollywood film "Interstellar," also available at 9 or 10 a.m.
With the exception of "The Polar Express," the movies below 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.)
Adult $9.50 | Child (3-12) $7.00 | Senior (65+) $8.50 | Youth (13-17) $8.50
Adult $11.50 | Child (3-12) $9.50 | Senior (65+) $10.50 | Youth (13-17) $10.50
Discount Combo (Aquarium + Classic IMAX® Movie — Save as much as $4.50/per person):
Adult $24.95 | Child (3-12) $17.95 | Senior (65+) $22.95 | Youth (13-17) $22.95
Also available with Hollywood IMAX movies. Choose "The Polar Express" below.
2 & 4 p.m. Mon-Thurs; 2 p.m Fri-Sun