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Wells Fargo Imax Theatre

201 East Hargett Street, Raleigh, NC 27601
919-882-4629
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Ranked #21 of 80 Attractions in Raleigh
Type: Movie Theaters, Amusement
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English first
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66 reviews 66 reviews
24 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

Any Imax is always fun, but the entryway and theater just seem a little grubby whenever we visit. They also don't seem to vary their showings a great deal.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Just received notification that Wells Fargo IMAX at Marbles is overhauling its Power Pass program. It was (and is until January 1st 2015) one of the best movie deals around. Starting Jan. 1st GONE is the Power Pass Preferred Member Line...probably one of the best perks of the program. Under the new program everyone is in the same line whether... More

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Apex, North Carolina
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115 reviews 115 reviews
54 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

IMAX theaters never disappoint. I went for a showing of the D-Day presentation. It was great and the movies was very well done. This IMAX is located at the Marbles Museum in Raleigh and is very nicely located.

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oklahoma
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Theater and bathrooms were clean and staff was friendly. Decor was impressive & landscaping was beautiful outside.

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Apex, North Carolina
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We have been Power Pass holders for several years. For those not familiar with this option, it allows a member to see first run movies for $5 and there is a separate line that gets in first, so if it is a popular movie, you get first choice on the seating. The Power Pass had been $45/yr per person, but... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

IMAX is the only way to see a 3D movie. You really feel like you are immersed in the movie. Even 2D movies are better on the bigger screen. The Wells Fargo IMAX theatre recently underwent a remodeling so it is more comfortable than ever with great stadium seating arrangement so every seat is a great seat. They also allow... More

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Franklinton, North Carolina
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Huge screen, great sound. The food and drinks are reasonably priced and they offer a pretty good frequent visitor program. Just make sure you show up early, sitting in the front row or on the extreme sides doesn't offer a good view.

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Senior Contributor
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7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

You haven't seen a movie until you've seen it on this screen. Its a bit more expensive in comparison to a regular theater but its well worth it if you can afford to splurge for the extra special movies. I love that they play blockbusters like The Avengers, Spider man, Star trek, etc...

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The IMAX Theatre is amazing. It is a great place to see 3D movies, and they have a wide array of educational films, as well as new release movies. Love IT!

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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88 reviews 88 reviews
41 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Ticket prices are the same for the matinee or evening shows. There is a parking deck across the street. If you see a weekend show, the parking deck is free. Tir Na Nog, Café Luna, Big Ed's(breakfast & lunch), are all within a block. I buy my tickets, go eat, then come back and watch the show. The neighborhood is... More

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