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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
Now playing at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC.

A Beautiful Plane
... Learn More »

Sully
Sully
Now playing at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington DC.

On January 15, 200
... Learn More »

COMING SOON

Voyage of Time
Voyage of Time
Opening at the National Air and Space Museum’s Lockheed Martin IMAX Theater on October 7. ... Learn More »

Sci-Fi Sundays – WALL-E
Sci-Fi Sundays – WALL-E
WALL-E, short for Waste Allocation Load Lifter Earth-class, is the last robot left on Earth. He spe... Learn More »

Sci-Fi Sundays – Forbidden Planet
Sci-Fi Sundays – Forbidden Planet
In this sci-fi classic, a spacecraft travels to the distant planet Altair IV to discover the fate o... Learn More »

Sci-Fi Sundays – Logan's Run
Sci-Fi Sundays – Logan's Run
In the year 2274, young residents enjoy an idyllic, hedonistic lifestyle within the protective conf... Learn More »

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

Sci-Fi Sundays – Alien
Sci-Fi Sundays – Alien
After a space merchant vessel perceives an unknown transmission as distress call, their landing on ... Learn More »

Showtimes

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Lockheed Martin IMAX Theater

National Air and Space Museum
6th Street and Independence Avenue, SW    Directions | Learn More
A Beautiful Planet 3D
G • 46 minutes
10:55AM | 1:30PM | 3:15PM
5:00PMBUY TICKETS
D-Day: Normandy 1944 3D
G • 43 minutes
12:40PMBUY TICKETS
Journey to Space 3D
NR • 42 minutes
11:50AM | 2:25PM | 4:10PMBUY TICKETS
To Fly!
G • 27 minutes
10:20AMBUY TICKETS
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