The 394-seat giant screen theatre features the latest in state-of-the-art motion picture projection. Houston’s first IMAX theatre recently upgraded from IMAX 70mm film projection to stunning 4K digital with advanced 3D technology. Images of unsurpassed size, clarity and impact, enhanced by a superb six-track sound system, are projected onto a giant 60’ x 80’ foot screen.
Since September 1989, more than 14 million students, families, seniors and museum members have enjoyed the Wortham Giant Screen Experience.
Sensory Friendly Event on September 17
Join us for our first-ever Sensory Friendly Event on Saturday, September 17th! **Please note that the Wortham Giant Screen Theatre will present the following films in 2D (no glasses required), the house lights will remain on and movie volumes will be reduced.
9:00 a.m. – Galapagos
10:00 a.m. – Dinosaurs Alive
In addition we will offer two screenings at 11 and 12 for those that would like to enjoy a film in 2D rather than 3D.
Use our accessibility resources to prepare for your visit to HMNS. Bring them with you or check-out a copy at Museum Services when you arrive!
Tickets for the Sensory Friendly Event are the same pricing as regular operating hours. Members receive free admission to the permanent exhibit halls and discounted admission to special venues. Visit www.hmns.org/member for more information on a membership for you and your family! We hope to see you there!