Black Panther

Limited showings February 22-23.

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Parasite

Now showing. Experience it in IMAX

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Onward

Opens March 5. Tickets on sale now.

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Back From the Brink

Now showing.

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Mountain Adventure: Out of Bounds

Experience this inspiring journey.

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Seattle’s Ultimate IMAX Experience

Pacific Science Center is home of Seattle’s Ultimate IMAX Experience with two state-of-the-art theaters. See the latest movies in the Boeing IMAX Theater, one of the most advanced digital projection system designed specifically for giant IMAX screens. Films come to life on the six stories high (60 feet) and 80 feet wide screen during both 2D and 3D showings. 

Plus, you support science education across Washington state when you enjoy movies at PacSci’s theaters!

PacSci has new Winter hours! While the Science Center may not be open on Mondays and Tuesdays, the Boeing IMAX Theater will still be showing feature films. Please use the North Entrance on those days.

 

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Use the calendar below to see what’s playing, then buy tickets.

Closed captioning is available for some movies, which is indicated on each listing. If closed captioning is needed, please speak with our theater staff at the show.

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Dinosaurs of Antarctica 2D

Boeing IMAX Theater

10:30 am 2D
11:45 am 2D
1:00 pm 2D

Dinosaurs of Antarctica follows a team of paleoecologists on a quest to understand the southern continent’s profound transformation, from a warm and bio-diverse Mesozoic to the frozen desert we know today.

45 min. G

Hidden Pacific

PACCAR IMAX Theater

10:45 am 2D
1:15 pm 2D

Hidden Pacific is a pioneering film profiling the Pacific Ocean's national wildlife refuge islands and marine national monuments - breathtaking environments that will leave audiences with a deep-felt appreciation for these extraordinary places and the beauty of nature untouched by civilization.

45 min. G Closed Captioning Available

Black Panther

2:15 pm
2:15 pm

T'Challa, heir to the hidden but advanced kingdom of Wakanda, must step forward to lead his people into a new future and must confront a challenger from his country's past.

134 min. PG-13

Out of Bounds

PACCAR IMAX Theater

2:30 pm 2D
5:00 pm 2D

Follow Olympian Torah Bright and friends along their mountain journey from Antarctica to Alaska as they discover much more than just seals, penguins and glaciers. Torah scores some of the most picturesque summits and descents ever captured on film in this part of the world.

45 min. G

Back from the Brink

PACCAR IMAX Theater

3:45 pm 2D

Experience on the giant screen the remarkable true story of three animal species rescued from the brink of extinction. Join this amazing adventure to save California’s enchanting Channel Island Fox, China’s fabled Golden Monkey and the wondrous migrating crabs of Christmas Island. Discover successful, heartfelt and ingenious human efforts to rescue endangered species around the world.

45 min. G Closed Captioning Available

Parasite: The IMAX Experience

Boeing IMAX Theater

5:00 pm 2D
7:45 pm 2D

A poor family, the Kims, con their way into becoming the servants of a rich family, the Parks. But their easy life gets complicated when their deception is threatened with exposure.

132 min. R Closed Captioning Available

Coming Soon

Feature Film: Hidden Figures

Feature Film: Hidden Figures

Limited engagement March 2020. Tickets on sale now.

Onward

Onward

Opens March 5. Tickets on sale now.

Mulan

Mulan

Coming March 2020. Tickets on sale soon.

Fast & Furious 9

Fast & Furious 9

Opens May 21. Tickets on sale now.

No Time To Die

No Time To Die

Tickets on sale soon.

 

When available, we work to provide closed captioning for our movies. Please check the description to see if the option is available.

Pacific Science Center has a no late seating policy for both of our IMAX theaters, for the safety and enjoyment of all our guests. Please allow ample time for entry. Also, each guest may hold up to 4 total spaces in line and/or seats in the theater for their companions. Thank you!

Ticket Prices

Ticket Prices

AgeGeneral AdmissionDocumentary IMAX MovieFeature IMAX Movie
Adults (16-64)$25.95$10.75$16.95
Seniors (65+)$23.95$9.75$15.95
Youth (6-15)$17.95$8.75$14.95
Child (3-5)$13.95$6.75$11.95
Members (16+)FREEFREE***$14.95
Members (3-15)FREEFREE***$11.95

Add-on Experiences:
Planetarium Show**: FREE
Afternoon Laser Show**: $5
**General Admission ticket required. Laser afternoon shows available for select dates only. Planetarium shows recommended for ages 4 and up.
***Quantity of IMAX Passes dependent on Membership level.

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Ignite your curiosity day after day! Members enjoy unlimited free admission for a year, discounts on events and programs, invitations to exclusive events, as well as passes and discounts on IMAX and Laser shows, and ticketed VR experiences.

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Additional Information

Ticket Refund & Exchange Policy

Convenience Charges – A convenience charge will be added to any sale made via telephone or internet, varies in cost depending on the event, and is assessed on a per ticket and/or per order basis. Pacific Science Center members do not pay per ticket convenience charges (though an order charge may apply). These charges are non-refundable.

Delivery Charges – No delivery charge will be added to tickets picked up on-site at Will Call or an automated Kiosk. For most events you will have the option to have your tickets mailed to you if they are ordered at least 14 days in advance. A delivery charge will be added to these orders. This charge is non-refundable.

Ticket Exchanges and Refunds – Tickets noted with “No Refunds or Exchanges” cannot be refunded or exchanged at any time. For all other tickets, no refunds or exchanges will be offered after the event has begun or the entry time has passed.

Refund or exchanges requested via phone or email should be submitted at least 24 hours in advance of the event start time to ensure they are processed. Service fees are non-refundable.

In the case that your ticketed event is cancelled by Pacific Science Center for any reason your ticket will be exchanged at no cost, or fully refunded including service fees. The exchange or refund must be arranged for within four days of the cancelled event or the refund or exchange will no longer be available.

An exchange charge of $4 per order will be applied to all exchanges.

For refunds or exchanges please contact Guest Services at GS@PACSCI.ORG or (206) 443-2844.

Camp Transfers and Refunds – Requests for transfers must be made over the phone at least one week prior to the camp start date by calling (206)443-2925. Cost: $20 per transfer.

Requests for withdrawal from camp must be made at least two weeks prior to the camp start date. No refunds will be given within two weeks of the camp start date. A $100 processing fee will be retained per camp session.

About Our Theaters

Schedule subject to change without notice.

Arrive early – Movies start promptly, so please allow ample time for entry to ensure that you can safely find a seat.

The Boeing IMAX Theater is the Ultimate IMAX Experience on Seattle’s biggest screen. Immerse yourself in a cinematic experience like no other as spectacular films come to life on a screen six stories high (60 feet) and 80 feet wide. The IMAX sound system is a visceral experience with amazing range, pitch perfect, daily tuning, and pin point accuracy. There are no bad seats in the house. Our 3D films take advantage of our state-of-the-art IMAX 3D® technology, putting you right in the action. The 373-seat theater features plush, comfortable seating, a full-service concession stand, and an enthusiastic staff trained to make your IMAX experience great. Read about the Boeing IMAX Theater renovations in this Geekwire article.

The PACCAR IMAX Theater boasts a screen measuring 35 feet in height and 60 feet from side to side. In operation since 1979 and completely renovated in 2011, the theater seats 218 for 3D movies, 295 for 2D and 321 for lectures and other such events. See for yourself the difference in clarity, color, and movement brought to you by IMAX.

By purchasing tickets to Pacific Science Center’s IMAX films, you not only enjoy a premier theatergoing experience; you also support science education for children and families throughout Washington state.

IMAX® is a registered trademark of the IMAX Corporation.

Theater Accessibility Information

Both IMAX theaters are wheelchair accessible. The PACCAR IMAX and Boeing IMAX Theaters each accommodate six wheelchairs and reserved companion seats. Additionally, the Boeing Theater has four accessible seats for patrons with disabilities with arms that fold out for easier access.

  • To access the PACCAR IMAX Theater via wheelchair, go to the glass elevator just outside our Grossology Bathrooms in Building 5 and go up one level. Or go to the entrance to Building 1 where you’ll see a marked elevator. Take that elevator up one level, exit through cafe and proceed across upper courtyard taking a right to theater entrance once you’ve reached Building 5.
  • To access Boeing IMAX Theater via elevator, proceed to the Upper Boeing Lobby. Next to our public restrooms is an elevator that will take you down to the lower lobby. Once you exit the elevator go left to theater entrance.

Theater Closed Captioning

Closed captioning is available for some movies, which is indicated on each listing. If closed captioning is needed, please speak with our theater staff at the show.

Learn about Accessibility at PacSci

 

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