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Airbus IMAX Theater

Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway
Chantilly, VA 20151
866-868-7774

The Airbus IMAX® Theater at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center is among the first theaters in the world to feature IMAX® new laser projection system. The dual 4k laser projection system with a 12 discrete channel sound system provides audiences with the sharpest, brightest, clearest, and most vivid digital images ever combined with a whole new level of immersive audio. The future of movie technology is here!

New Upgrades to Airbus IMAX Theater Include:

  • Brand new 86 foot wide screen
  • Dual 4k laser projection system with new optical engine providing unparalleled 3D brightness
  • New state-of-the-art 3D glasses that optimize the laser system experience
  • 12 discrete channels plus sub-bass for fully immersive audio experience
  • New capability to show a wider selection of documentary and Hollywood features, and at the highest possible quality

Experience the big screen like never before. The Airbus IMAX® Theater houses the biggest IMAX screen in Northern VA. Visit our theater for a truly unique film experience.

Parking is free at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center after 4 pm. Prior to 4 pm parking is $15 per vehicle.

NOW PLAYING

D-Day: Normandy 1944 3D
D-Day: Normandy 1944 3D
Now playing at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA.

June 6, 1944: The la
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Journey to Space 3D
Journey to Space 3D
Now playing at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA.

Discover how NASA’s
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A Beautiful Planet 3D
A Beautiful Planet 3D
A Beautiful Planet is a breathtaking portrait of Earth from space, providing a unique perspective a... Learn More »

DREAM BIG: Engineering Our World
DREAM BIG: Engineering Our World
DREAM BIG: Engineering Our World is a giant screen film that will transform how we think abo... Learn More »

The Great Wall: An IMAX 3D Experience
The Great Wall: An IMAX 3D Experience
Starring global superstar Matt Damon and directed by one of the most breathtaking visual stylists o... Learn More »

COMING SOON

Hubble
Hubble
Experience the hopes, disappointment and ultimate triumph of the Hubble Space Telescope project—one... Learn More »

The Dream Is Alive
The Dream Is Alive
The Dream is Alive gives viewers an unprecedented window seat on board the space shuttle. Sh... Learn More »

The Right Stuff
The Right Stuff
The story of the original Mercury 7 astronauts and their macho, seat-of-the-pants approach to the s... Learn More »

Kong: Skull Island An IMAX 3D Experience
Kong: Skull Island An IMAX 3D Experience
Scientists, soldiers and adventurers unite to explore a mythical, uncharted island in the Pacific O... Learn More »

Beauty and the Beast
Beauty and the Beast
Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” is a live-action re-telling of the studio’s animated classic which ... Learn More »

Top Gun: An IMAX 3D Experience
Top Gun: An IMAX 3D Experience
Devil-may-care navy pilot Pete Mitchell (Tom Cruise) is sent to Miramar Naval Air Station for advan... Learn More »

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Airbus IMAX Theater

Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway    Directions | Learn More
A Beautiful Planet 3D
G • 46 minutes
12:40PM
D-Day: Normandy 1944 3D
G • 43 minutes
1:35PM | 4:05PM
11:00AM | 2:25PM
Journey to Space 3D
NR • 42 minutes
10:10AM | 11:50AM | 3:15PM
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