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.

Travel by steam train through the Canadian Rockies and discover the extraordinary story of the building of Canada's first transcontinental railway. Ride along deep river canyons, witness some of the most beautiful landscapes on earth, and join in the human drama and epic engineering that shaped a continent. 

Length: 45 min

June 27–Sept 7: 4pm

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.

Length: 45 min

June 27–Sept 7: 2pm, 6pm*

*Thu only

Take an extraordinary journey into space where the deepest reaches of our universe are brought to life. Stunning images of the universe allow you to explore the earliest galaxies, watch stars being born in vivid clouds of gas and dust and witness images of distant celestial structures. 

Length: 45 min

June 27–Sept 7: 12pm, 8pm*

*Thu only. 8pm show is available as a special evening, film-only purchase.

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:

Jul 24Island of Lemurs (10:45am)

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.