OMNIMAX Theater

Amazing Adventures! Sizzling Special Effects!

Love OMNIMAX®? So do we! Great Lakes Science Center is home to the Cleveland Clinic OMNIMAX Theater. Experience movie magic under a giant domed screen that soars six stories high!

This state-of-the-art theater surrounds you with breathtaking, multi-story images and 11,600 watts of ultra-real digital sound, making you feel like you are actually in these educational adventure films.

The Theater is able to create this "you are there" sense of involvement because it features the world's most sophisticated motion-picture projection system, which shows films shot in IMAX, the world's largest film format.

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Now Playing:

  • Flight of the Butterflies

    Take an awe-inspiring journey of insect endurance and human perseverance! Witness the remarkable Monarch butterfly migration and meet the scientist who spent 40 years trying to discover where the butterflies disappeared when they flew south for winter.

  • Born To Be Wild

    Experience the story of love, dedication and the remarkable bond between humans and animals. This engaging film features orphaned orangutans and elephants and the extraordinary people who rescue and raise them - saving endangered species one life at a time.

  • Island of Lemurs: Madagascar

    Journey to a remote and wondrous location, and join one scientist on her mission to help these amazing creatures survive in the modern world.

  • Hidden Universe

    (Returns Monday, April 28) Take a breathtaking tour of deep space through images captured by Hubble and the world’s most powerful telescopes. Explore galaxies and travel the terrain of Mars; witness images of celestial structures; and peer deep inside vivid clouds of nebula.

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