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IMAX Theater

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Address: Chattanooga, TN
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+1 800-262-0695

A 3-D movie theater thats always a hit with the kids.

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Massive IMAX screen feels like you are inside the movie set. Located right across the street from the Tennessee Aquarium. We very much enjoyed going

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 November 2016
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

We showed up early and it was calm and we browsed the gift store. Then, all of a sudden, explosion of people forming a giant line to get into theater. Also, the concession stand only had 2 people working it and no line control. The line was coming in from two directions and customers were getting testy with each other.... More 

Thank Jessica G
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Massive IMAX screen feels like you are inside the movie set. Located right across the street from the Tennessee Aquarium. We very much enjoyed going

Thank Hendo1cote
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

We really enjoyed the 3D IMAX. The movie was very informative and insightful. The theater was a great size. My wife and I purchased the tickets as part of our trip to the Aquarium.

Thank George G
Soddy Daisy, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

This is my local IMAX. It is a really nice facility and the staff are always nice. The price is high because you pay $10 for a 45 min movie. But its still a cool experience. We just saw the new movie Secret Ocean today and really enjoyed it. It showed and taught about some more rare and unknown ocean... More 

Thank aprilsumner
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Our group purchased combination tickets at Ruby Falls. After visiting the Aquarium (which was very enjoyable) our last stop was the IMAX (26 Sept). The front door ticket office agent at the IMAX would not honor the tickets. We were told It was some issue to the effect Ruby Fall's issued them wrong. " They do not know what they... More 

1 Thank waynef813
Waynesboro, Pennsylvania
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35 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Purchased tickets for this as part of the Tennessee Aquarium package. Just a few blocks away. Wonderful movie on the National Parks. Comfy seats. You wear special glasses for this, they do fit over your own glasses. Before the movie starts you will notice a big black area in one lens but don't worry because once the actual movie starts... More 

1 Thank PastorLin
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Good for out-of-towners, good picture and sound quality and some of the movies (which usually run about 30-45 min.) can be very breathtaking. However for the locals it is decent to go to about every 6 months. They do not change the movie selection out very often, and they usually have 2 movies to choose from, and possibly a 3rd... More 

1 Thank dwilliams747
Pensacola, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the National Park movie at this theater. The facility is completely handicap accessible and we easily mace it upstairs with my grandmother. The theater was clean, restrooms were clean, staff were polite and the temperature was good. We purchased some fun items for the kids in the gift shop.

Thank Abamagal
Manchester, Tennessee
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87 reviews
35 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed the IMAX showing of the national parks. It was very clear, and we had great seats. Recommended for a nice little outing in the Chattanooga area.

Thank Bronie_1997
Ringgold, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

Not sure there is anything to compare to the image quality and sound resolution at an IMAX theater. The price is right and can be even better if you buy a year's pass. This is a great experience right in downtown Chattanooga, Plan to dine out then relax in an air conditioned, quiet space while enjoying the all encompassing 3D... More 

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