National Air and Space Museum

Lockheed Martin IMAX Theater

Air and Space Museum

Independence Avenue and 6th Street, SW

Washington, DC

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

Showtimes for November 23, 2017

Format: 2017-11-23
Justice League Poster

Justice League

Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy.
To Fly Poster

To Fly!

Take a multi-stop journey through the history of flight in this classic IMAX adventure.

There are no more showtimes for this movie today. Please view the movie page for more information.
Voyage of Time poster

Voyage of Time

This film is a one-of-a-kind celebration of life and the grand history of the cosmos, transporting audiences into a vast yet up-close-and personal journey that spans the eons from the Big Bang to the dinosaur age to our present human world.

There are no more showtimes for this movie today. Please view the movie page for more information.
A Beautiful Planet Poster

A Beautiful Planet 3D

A Beautiful Planet is a breathtaking portrait of Earth from space, providing a unique perspective and increased understanding of our planet and galaxy as never seen before.

There are no more showtimes for this movie today. Please view the movie page for more information.
Aircraft Carrier Guardians of the Sea 3D Poster

Aircraft Carrier: Guardians of the Sea 3D

One of the greatest engineering feats in history, the modern U.S. nuclear carrier is a masterpiece of technology, and the flagship of the fleet.

D-Day: Normandy 1944 3D Poster

D-Day: Normandy 1944 3D

June 6, 1944: The largest Allied operation of World War II began in Normandy, France.

Dream Big Movie Poster

DREAM BIG: Engineering Our World 3D

DREAM BIG: Engineering Our World is a giant screen film that will transform how we think about engineering.

Coming Soon

Dunkirk Poster

Dunkirk

Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire, Canada, and France are surrounded by the German army and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II.
Opens on Friday, December 1, 2017
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Starship Troopers Poster

Starship Troopers

Humans in a fascistic, militaristic future do battle with giant alien bugs in a fight for survival.

Opens on Sunday, December 10, 2017
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Spaceballs Poster

Spaceballs

Lord Dark Helmet goes to steal planet Druidia's supply of air to replenish their own.
Opens on Sunday, December 10, 2017
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Star Wars: The Last Jedi Poster

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Having taken her first steps into a larger world in Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015), Rey continues her epic journey with Finn, Poe, and Luke Skywalker in the next chapter of the saga.

Opens on Thursday, December 14, 2017
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Parking

Limited metered street parking is available. Please read signs carefully for parking hours and permit restrictions. Parking is available in several local lots, including two blocks south of the Museum at 6th and C Streets, SW.  Learn more about parking near the Mall.