Fernbank's IMAX® Theatre

Fernbank Museum will be closed Thursday, November 26 in observance of Thanksgiving, but will be open during normal business hours the rest of the week. Plan your visit.

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

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Now showing through January 7, 2016*
Run time: 43 min

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

Immerse yourself into one of the world’s most beloved cities. Discover why this tiny piece of land is sacred to three major religions through the stories of Jewish, Christian and Muslim families who call Jerusalem home. 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 a unique and stunning cinematic experience.
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Wonders of the Arctic
Now showing through February 11, 2016*
Run time: 40 minutes 

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

Enter a glittering world of ice and snow, where polar bears tussle, huskies howl and narwhals dive through turquoise waters. In this wilderness at the top of the world, tiny flowers blossom in the brief but brilliant summer and whales breach in an iceberg-studded ocean. This is a story of survival in one of the most unforgiving environments on earth, an environment dominated by a single element: ice.
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Coming Soon*

Wild Africa
Opens January 8, 2016
Travel from enchanted forests to the boiling edge of the underworld, from celestial ice-capped mountains and lava-spewing volcanoes, to crashing waterfalls and deep fantastical seas. And experience some of the greatest gatherings of wildlife ever captured on film with up-close-and-personal animal encounters and absolutely stunning scenery.
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National Parks Adventure
Opens February 12, 2016
Experience the ultimate off-trail adventure into the nation's awe-inspiring great outdoors and untamed wilderness. Follow modern-day explorers as they explore spectacularly wild and beautiful places, including Yellowstone, the Everglades and the Redwoods. This new film will inspire the adventurer in all of us while celebrating the majesty of our national parks and treasures landscapes.
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Martinis & IMAX®

Friday evening films are available during Martinis & IMAX®, except on holiday weekends.** 
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IMAX® ticket prices are $13 for adults, $12 for 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 November 27, December 25, January 1, May 27, July 1, September 2 and November 25.