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Address: 15 Science Centre Road, Singapore 609081, Singapore
Phone Number: +65 6425 2500
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Description: Science center with domed planetarium and OmniMax projection theater for...
Science center with domed planetarium and OmniMax projection theater for films and programs on astronomy, oceanography, meterology and aeronautics.
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The screen in the omni theatre was cylindrical so that u get a real viewing experience. There are 3 movies shown in a loop. We watched lemurs. Shark show may be good tooit is just... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 14, 2014
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Singapore, Singapore
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

We watched a digital movie, Back to the Moon for Good during the SG50 period. It was exceptional. Even better than we expected. Even though my kids didn't understand part of it, the 3D experience was so real that we felt as if we were floating in a space craft on the moon and spinning around the earth. When we... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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17 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

It's not good. First is the film, is not interesting for kids. Second the theatre space is not big. Make me headache.

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Singapore, Singapore
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24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

We booked tickets for the Omni theatre at the same time as admission tickets to the Science centre. We were not certain what we were going to see because the Science centre staff had very little or no information about the shows. When we purchased the tickets, we had assigned seats and since we purchased them early, we had good... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

They say its first large dome screen and once you enter in the done you understand why does it say large dome. its fantastic experience to see a movie in it but they should play long movies rather than small docs. Its worth the money as the view will make you feel as if you are in the movie. move... More 

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Perth, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

first large dome screen I have seen - you do feel like you are part of the experience. The films are more of an educational nature, and last 40 minutes, but you have to pay each time. Check the website for the current shows and watch the trailers - we saw the lemurs, which was an interesting show, but one... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

The screen in the omni theatre was cylindrical so that u get a real viewing experience. There are 3 movies shown in a loop. We watched lemurs. Shark show may be good tooit is just a 40 min documentary show but a must watch thing..

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Singapore, Singapore
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117 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

If you had been to Futuroscope in Poitiers, France or L'Hemisferic in Valencia, Spain, the verdict is that Omni Theatre is a regional best but not a world's classic. This is my second visit after a space of 10 years. Some refurbishment and replacement works done. The entrance to the Omni Theatre was unusual. On its own, an Omni ticket... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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11 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This attraction was opened in 1988 and has been a quiet gem of Singapore. The curved screen has recently be renovated and replaced with a new one after more than 20 years. Worth every penny for the massive cinema screen experience, 3D experience and powerful audio system. Only complaint is that there is not many variety of shows. The Omni... More 

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Prashant Vihar, New Delhi, Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

The Omni-Theatre is an observatory and IMAX film theatre located in the Science Centre, Singapore in the city-state Singapore, South-east Asia. It opened in 1977. As part of the larger Science Centre, it specifically encompasses an observatory, an omni planetarium, and an OMNIMAX Projection System to show movies relating to science, astronomy, etc. The theatre consists of a massive hemispheric... More 

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Singapore
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105 reviews
62 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

We (2 adults, 3 kids) saw an Omni Max movie on Polar Bears in the Arctic. The viewing experience was spectacular. Audio quality and seats were very good too. The smell of food brought in by other viewers was a bit of a distraction (allowing food in probably needs to be stopped by the management - it's a 40 minute... More 

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