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.

"Backyard Wilderness"

This film reminds us that Wi-Fi is not the only connection that matters and that in ordinary places, we can discover extraordinary things – if we just step outside.

Show Times
Playing at 11 a.m., 1 & 4 p.m. through Sept. 3. (no 4 p.m. on Thurs.)

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Follow a young panda as she takes her first steps in the wild – and the biologists in China teaching her to survive on her own – in “Pandas,” an inspiring and endearing new movie!

Show Times
Playing at 12, 3 & 5 p.m. through Sept. 3.

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Great White Shark

Misrepresented, maligned and misunderstood, the Great White Shark is an iconic predator: the creature we love to fear… this film explores the Great White’s place in our imaginations, in our fears, and in the reality of its role at the top of the oceanic food chain…

Show Times
Playing at 2 p.m. daily through Sept. 3.

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Throwback Thursdays

In honor of our 30th anniversary!
See “Africa: The Serengeti” on July 19!
Then ...
July 26: “The Living Sea”
Aug. 2: “A Beautiful Planet”
Aug. 9: “Dolphins”
Aug. 16: “Born to Be Wild”
Aug. 23 – “Humpback Whales”
Aug. 30: “Grand Canyon: River at Risk”

Show Times
Thursdays at 4 p.m. July 5 - Aug. 30

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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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