U.S. Space & Rocket Center, One Tranquility Base, Huntsville, AL 35805 • (256) 837-3400 • 1-800-637-7223
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No trip to the U.S. Space & Rocket Center is complete without enjoying a high-definition film in our Spacedome IMAX® or National Geographic Theater in the Saturn V Hall of the Davidson Center for Space Exploration. Space and aviation themed titles are featured daily and included with a STARS Combo museum ticket or can be purchased separately.
Click here for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” tickets or visit the ticket desk at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center.
The U.S. Space & Rocket Center is one of only 15 theaters in the world showing Star Wars: The Force Awakens in 70mm IMAX®. IMAX is the world’s most immersive cinematic experience. Everything from the movie itself to the theater design, projection and sound has been customized and enhanced to make you feel like you are part of the movie.
J.J. Abrams shot portions of Star Wars: The Force Awakens with IMAX® cameras. Exclusively in IMAX® theaters, sequences of Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be presented in an expanded IMAX® aspect ratio and fill the entire screen – offering moviegoers more of the image than standard cinemas for a truly immersive experience.
When captured with the IMAX® camera, the image projected features almost 10 times more resolution than conventional 35mm film – providing unparalleled scope and quality.
Seeing the film at The U.S. Space & Rocket Center? Follow along with other fans on social media by using the hashtag, #StarWars70mm.
The IMAX Dome system displays films in prestine 70MM film on a 67 foot dome screen.
Quality educational films presented in 3D with Xpand active 3D glasses.
To purchase a National Geographic Theater ticket only (without museum admission) please acquire your ticket at the main museum ticket desk 30 minutes prior to show time. National Geographic Theater ticket holders may access the theater through the Davidson Center entrance only. Museum access is not available for National Geographic Theater ticket only holders. If tickets are purchased online, please call 256-721-7198 before arrival to insure entrance into the Davidson Center.