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Airbus IMAX Theater

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

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.


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Airbus IMAX Theater

Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
14390 Air and Space Museum Parkway    Directions | Learn More
11:00AM | 1:40PM | 3:30PMBUY TICKETS
D-Day: Normandy 1944 3D
G • 43 minutes
Journey to Space 3D
NR • 42 minutes
10:10AM | 12:50PMBUY TICKETS
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