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Lockheed Martin IMAX Theater
Air and Space Museum
Independence Avenue and 6th Street, SW
The Lockheed IMAX Theater features one of the largest IMAX screens in Washington, D.C. 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 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!
Lockheed Martin IMAX Theater Features:
- Five-story screen
- Dual 4k laser projection system with optical engine providing unparalleled 3D brightness
- State-of-the-art 3D glasses that optimize the laser system experience
- 12 discrete channels plus sub-bass for a fully immersive audio experience
- Capability to show a wider selection of documentary and Hollywood features, and at the highest possible quality