IMAX FUN FACTS

IMAX
  1. IMAX® film is the largest commercial film format ever invented.
  2. The IMAX® camera weighs up to 100 pounds.
  3. Average IMAX® screen is 4500 times bigger than an average TV screen.
  4. IMAX film is strong enough to pull a truck.
  5. Film frame used by IMAX® projection system is 10 times the size of a conventional 35mm frame.
  6. IMAX® screens are designed to encompass your peripheral vision.
    These screens are painted silver to maximize the amount of light reflected back to the audience.
  7. IMAX® uncompressed digital, wrap-around sound is a patented Proportional Point Source (TM) Loudspeaker system that delivers exacting volume and quality at every seat.

RIVER GORGE EXPLORER

Chattanooga Riverboat Cruise
A Chattanooga Riverboat Cruise on the River Gorge Explorer is part thrill ride and part nature tour.

TN RIVERBOAT

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IMAX 3D Theater at the Tennessee Aquarium

IMAX Movie Theater Showtimes

SCHEDULE FOR APRIL 18 - MAY 22, 2014: 

Journey to the South Pacific 3D
45 Min.
Penguins 3D
45 Min.

Great White Shark 3D
45 Min.
Fri.  10 am, 12 noon, 2 pm, 5 pm, 7 pm & 9 pm  3 pm 11 am, 1 pm, 4 pm, 6 pm & 8 pm
Sat.
12 noon, 2 pm, 5 pm, 7 pm & 9 pm
 3 pm
11 am, 1 pm, 4 pm, 6 pm & 8 pm
Sun. 12 noon, 2 pm & 5 pm
 3 pm
11 am, 1 pm, 4 pm & 6 pm
Mon. - Thur. 10 am, 12 noon, 2 pm & 5 pm  3 pm
11 am, 1 pm, 4 pm & 6 pm
NOTE: On April 26 the theater will close after the 6 p.m. show for a private event.
NOTE: On May 13 the theater will close after the 5 p.m. show for a private event.

SCHEDULE FOR MAY 23 - OCTOBER 2, 2014: 

Journey to the South Pacific 3D
45 Min.
Galapagos 3D
45 Min.
Fri. & Sat. 12 noon, 2 pm, 4 pm, 6 pm & 8 pm 11 am, 1 pm, 3 pm, 5 pm, 7 pm & 9 pm
Sun. - Thur. 
12 noon, 2 pm, 4 pm & 6 pm
11 am, 1 pm, 3 pm & 5 pm


When scheduling your visit or IMAX film time, remember Chattanooga is in the Eastern Time Zone. All exhibit galleries are fully accessible, and a limited number of wheelchairs are available for a fee. Strollers are permitted in the Aquarium. For your safety, strollers and crocs (or similar soft shoes) are not allowed on escalators; however, elevators are available in all buildings.

Handicap accessible