Turn your visit into an all-day science adventure – visit our exhibit galleries and watch an IMAX movie!
All movies will be shown in 3D. For the safety of our guests, all 3D glasses are cleaned and sanitized before every use.
Transport yourself to awesome new worlds and engage your senses in endless colors and soul-stirring sounds. Every element in our state-of-the-art theater is specially designed to create an immersive experience, ensuring movie magic each time the lights go down. Our IMAX with Laser projection system will draw you into the action like never before. Coupled with IMAX's next-generation 12 channel surround sound system, our seven-story screen brings to life worlds as small as an atom and as vast as the universe. Experience an IMAX movie and get the big picture!
NOW - OCTOBER 18 View Details
10:00 a.m. Born to Be Wild 3D
11:00 a.m. Secrets of the Universe 3D
12:00 p.m. Under the Sea 3D
1:00 p.m. Born to Be Wild 3D
2:00 p.m. Secrets of the Universe 3D
3:00 p.m. Under the Sea 3D
4:00 p.m. Secrets of the Universe 3D (Sat. & Sun.)
OCTOBER 19 - DECEMBER 31 View Details
10:00 a.m. Journey to Space 3D
11:00 a.m. Under the Sea 3D
12:00 p.m. Secrets of the Universe 3D
1:00 p.m. Journey to Space 3D
2:00 p.m. Under the Sea 3D
3:00 p.m. Secrets of the Universe 3D
4:00 p.m. Journey to Space 3D
5:00 p.m. Under the Sea 3D (Sat., Sun., Christmas Eve & New Year's Eve)
PRICES Adult Child Student Senior MEMBER PRICES Adult Child Student Senior
IMAX $8.95 $6.75 $7.95 $7.95 IMAX $7.95 $5.75 $6.95 $6.95
COMBO $7.50 $5.75 $6.95 $6.95 COMBO $6.95 $4.75 $5.95 $5.95
MULTISHOW $8.00 $5.90 $7.00 $7.00
Add The Art of the Brick to your IMAX purchase during checkout to enjoy special savings.
Accessibility Services & Amenities View Details
Here at the California Science Center, we want all guests to participate equally in the excitement of experiencing science! We are committed to breaking down any barriers to access. If you have questions about accessibility that are not answered here, please call us at 213-744-2019; email us at firstname.lastname@example.org; or stop by our Information Desk just inside the main entrance.
Sensory Friendly Screenings View Details
The California Science Center is proud to offer sensory friendly screenings in 2D for guests of all ages once a month.
Closed Captioning View Details
Closed captions for the hearing impaired are available. Learn more about Closed Captioning for our IMAX movies.
Support a dynamic educational resource and enjoy a year of special experiences, including IMAX movie previews and ticket discounts. Join today to launch your science adventure!
Your patronage supports science learning
The California Science Center is a non-profit organization. Your IMAX ticket purchase helps fund our exhibit and education programs. The IMAX movies we show support our mission to stimulate curiosity and inspire science learning in everyone. Thank you for choosing the California Science Center IMAX Theater!