IMAX® Theater

The Maritime Aquarium has the largest IMAX theater in Connecticut, with a screen as tall as a six-story building!

Standard Movies

Aquarium Admission includes one standard IMAX® movie. All standard movies are about 40 minutes long. Tickets to see just an IMAX movie (without Aquarium admission) can be purchased only at the box office. 

Things to Keep in Mind

On Thursday, November 14, "Born to be Wild" will play at 11 a.m.

Superpower Dogs

Join an immersive IMAX adventure to experience the life-saving superpowers and extraordinary bravery of some of the world’s most amazing dogs. In this inspiring true story narrated by Chris Evans, our best friends are also real-life superheroes.

Show Times
Daily at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

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Experience how dolphins live and play, and unravel the mysteries of dolphin communication in this Academy Award-nominated IMAX film which takes you into the complex lives of these fascinating animals.

Show Times
Daily at 12 & 3 p.m.

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Journey to the South Pacific

Take a journey to the lush tropical islands of remote West Papua, where life flourishes above and below the sea.

Show Times
Daily 1 & 4 p.m.

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The Polar Express

Renew a family tradition by securing your tickets for a magical ride to the North Pole as “The Polar Express” returns to the giant IMAX screen for a limited holiday engagement at The Maritime Aquarium. Tickets are $11.50 for adults, $10.50 for youths (13-17) & seniors (65+), and $9.50 for children 2-12.


Nov. 29, Nov. 30 & Dec. 1, Dec. 7 & 8 and Dec. 14 & 15 at 5 p.m.

Dec. 21  at 9:30 a.m.

Dec. 22 at 9 a.m.

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Note: movies, times & prices are subject to change without notice.

IMAX® is a registered trademark of IMAX Corporation.

Our Mission

Mission: The Maritime Aquarium inspires people of all ages to appreciate and protect the Long Island Sound ecosystem and the global environment through living exhibits, marine science, and environmental education.

Contact Us

Open Daily 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Phone: (203) 852-0700

10 North Water Street
Norwalk, CT 06854

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