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Lockheed Martin IMAX Theater

National Air and Space Museum
6th Street and Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20560
866-868-7774

The Lockheed IMAX Theater features one of the largest IMAX screens in DC. Strap into the cockpit of some of the most advanced aircrafts, or take a walk through space. Our giant screen provides a truly immersive and one-of-a-kind experience.

The Lockheed Martin IMAX® Theater now features IMAX with Laser. 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 Lockheed Martin IMAX Theater Include:

  • Brand new 75 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

NOW PLAYING

To Fly!
To Fly!
Take a multi-stop journey through the history of flight in this classic IMAX® advent... Learn More »

D-Day: Normandy 1944 3D
D-Day: Normandy 1944 3D
Now playing at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington DC.

June 6, 1944: The
... Learn More »

Journey to Space 3D
Journey to Space 3D
Now playing at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington DC.

Discover how NASA’
... Learn More »

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 »

Voyage of Time: The IMAX Director’s Cut
Voyage of Time: The IMAX Director’s Cut
Voyage of Time: The IMAX Director’s Cut is a one-of-a-kind celebration of life and the grand... 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 »

COMING SOON

Blade Runner
Blade Runner
Deckard (Harrison Ford) is forced by the police Boss (M. Emmet Walsh) to continue his old job as Re... Learn More »

Big Trouble in Little China
Big Trouble in Little China
Kurt Russell plays hard-boiled truck driver Jack Burton, who gets caught in a bizarre conflict with... Learn More »

Krull
Krull
On the planet of Krull, an evil creature called the Beast decimates the world's army and kidnaps th... Learn More »

Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
With the assistance of the Enterprise crew, Admiral Kirk must stop an old nemesis, Khan Noonien Sin... Learn More »

Star Trek (2009): The IMAX 2D Experience
Star Trek (2009): The IMAX 2D Experience
Star Trek, which chronicles the early days of James T. Kirk and his fellow USS Enterprise crew memb... Learn More »

Logan: The IMAX 2D Experience
Logan: The IMAX 2D Experience
In 2024, mutant births are severely in decline, and people aren't sure why. A government-type opera... Learn More »

Labyrinth
Labyrinth
A 16-year old girl is given 13 hours to solve a labyrinth and rescue her baby brother when her wish... Learn More »

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Lockheed Martin IMAX Theater

National Air and Space Museum
6th Street and Independence Avenue, SW    Directions | Learn More
D-Day: Normandy 1944 3D
G • 43 minutes
4:05PM
2:25PM
Journey to Space 3D
NR • 42 minutes
1:35PM | 3:15PM | 5:00PM
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