Movies & Stage Shows

Welcome to the Maximilian E. and Marion O. Hoffman Foundation Science Theater

Immerse yourself in an unforgettable 3D film experience featuring the most advanced digital and audio technologies. Or settle in for one of our LIVE stage shows where science literally comes to life. Stadium seating ensures there isn't a bad seat in the house and the 3D action springs to life on our 30'x40' giant screen with 18,000-watt Dolby® sound system and 3D glasses that provide the absolute best cinema experience – sharper and brighter than anything you've witnessed before. You may honestly forget you're sitting in a theater.

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Movie Schedule

Special Schedule

Date Time Movie Run-time Ages

Tuesday–Friday Now Playing

Time Movie Run-time Ages
1:00PMSuperpower Dogs (3D)40 MinsAll Ages
2:00PMApollo 11: First Steps Edition47 MinsAll Ages
3:00PMSuperpower Dogs (3D)40 MinsAll Ages

Saturday–Sunday & Holidays Now Playing

Time Movie Run-time Ages
11:00AMSuperpower Dogs (3D)40 MinsAll Ages
12:00PMApollo 11: First Steps Edition47 MinsAll Ages
1:00PMSuperpower Dogs (3D)40 MinsAll Ages
2:00PMApollo 11: First Steps Edition47 MinsAll Ages
3:00PMSuperpower Dogs (3D)40 MinsAll Ages
4:00PMApollo 11: First Steps Edition47 MinsAll Ages

Show Schedule

Tuesday–Friday No Current Shows

Time Show Run-time Ages

Saturday–Sunday June 29 & 30

Time Show Run-time Ages

Movie Information

Apollo 11: First Steps Edition

  • Status: Now Playing
  • Runtime: 47 Minutes
  • Age Range: All Ages

Audiences will experience one of humanity’s greatest achievements with Todd Douglas Miller’s Apollo 11: First Steps Edition. Crafted from a newly-discovered trove of never-before-seen 70mm footage and more than 11,000 hours of uncatalogued audio recordings, Apollo 11: First Steps Edition puts audiences at the center of NASA’s historic lunar landing. Miller and his team crafted Apollo 11: First Steps Edition entirely from archival materials. This is a special giant screen version made exclusively for science centers and museum theaters, of Miller’s critically-acclaimed theatrical documentary Apollo 11. The film is timed to the much-anticipated celebration of the 50th anniversary of NASA’s Apollo 11 mission – the first to put men on the Moon.

Superpower Dogs (3D)

  • Status: Now Playing
  • Runtime: 45 Minutes
  • Age Range: All Ages

Join the adventure to experience the life-saving superpowers and extraordinary bravery of some of the world’s most amazing dogs. In this inspiring true story, our best friends are also real-life superheroes. Journey around the globe to meet remarkable dogs who save lives and discover the powerful bond they share with their human partners. Follow the journey as we discover the incredible abilities of dogs and the astonishing science behind their superpowers, we’ll never look at our best friends the same way again!

Show Information

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