OMNIMAX® Theatre

Enhance your Science World experience and immerse yourself in the largest OMNIMAX Theatre in the world! At an incredible 5 storeys high and 27 metres in diameter, the theatre boasts a sensational wrap-around digital sound system to put you right in the middle of the action.

D-Day: Normandy 1944
  • 11am (if booked)
  • 1pm (until Dec 18)
45 min
On June 6, 1944, the largest Allied operation of World War II began in Normandy, France. Yet, few know in detail exactly why and how. From the end of 1943 through August 1944, this region became the most important location in the world. Blending multiple cinematographic techniques, including animation, CGI and stunning live-action images, D-Day: Normandy 1944 brings this monumental event to the world’s largest screens for the first time. Audiences of all ages will discover, from a new perspective, how this landing changed the world. Exploring history, military strategy, science, technology and human values, the film pays tribute to those who gave their lives for our freedom…A duty of memory, a duty of gratitude. (Aussi disponible en français)

Trailer D-DAY: NORMANDY 1944⎪Now playing in IMAX® and giant screens theaters

Santa vs. the Snowman
  • 11am (if booked)
  • 3pm (Nov 28–Dec 18)
45 min
From the Academy Award nominated team that brought you Jimmy Neutron comes this holiday film! Meet a lonely snowman who is swept away by the magical wonders of Santa's Village, only to then wage war on Santa—jealous of all the attention Santa gets during Christmas time.

Trailer - Santa vs. the Snowman 3D

Humpback Whales
Humpback Whales
  • 12pm (until Dec 18)
  • 2pm (until Dec 18)
  • 4pm (until Dec 18, Sat/Sun/Hol only)
45 min
Dive into the mysterious world of one of nature’s most awe-inspiring marine mammals. Humpback Whales takes audiences to Alaska, Hawaii and the remote islands of Tonga for an up-close look at how these whales communicate, sing, feed, play and take care of their young. Join a team of researchers as they unlock the secrets of the humpback and find out what makes humpbacks the most acrobatic of all whales, why they sing their haunting songs, and why these intelligent 15-metre, 44-tonne animals migrate more than 9,600 kilometres round-trip every year.

Humpback Whales - Narrated by Ewan McGregor - Official IMAX Theatrical Trailer [4K]

Island of Lemurs: Madagascar
  • 11am (if booked)
  • 3pm (Nov 17–27)
45 min
Take a spectacular journey to the remote and wondrous world of Madagascar and discover the incredible true story of nature's greatest explorers—lemurs. Join trailblazing scientist Dr Patricia Wright on her lifelong mission to help these strange and adorable creatures survive in the modern world.

Island of Lemurs: Madagascar Official Trailer #1 (2014) - Nature Documentary HD


Nov 28–Dec 18

11amTeacher's Choice (if booked)
12pmHumpback Whales
2pmHumpback Whales
3pmSanta vs the Snowman
4pmHumpback Whales (Sat/Sun/Hol)

Show schedule subject to change without notice. Films are 45 minutes long unless otherwise indicated.


Teacher's Choice

At 11am, Science World offers special films to school groups that teachers can book in advance. These are also open to the general public to view.

Upcoming Teacher's Choice films:

Dec 1Human Body
Dec 2Beavers
Dec 3Human Body
Dec 4Human Body
Dec 8Santa vs the Snowman
Dec 9Hidden Universe
Dec 16Human Body
Dec 17Hubble

If a day is not listed above, there will be no "Teacher's Choice" film on that day. The above schedules are subject to change without notice.