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Address: Chattanooga, TN
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Description: A 3-D movie theater thats always a hit with the kids.

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We went to see two films, Lemurs of Madagascar and Humpback Whales. The 3D effect was amazing. It was great fun. Each film lasted 45 minutes and they were both really... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 29, 2015
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Kent, England
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30 reviews 30 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 NEW

We went to see two films, Lemurs of Madagascar and Humpback Whales. The 3D effect was amazing. It was great fun. Each film lasted 45 minutes and they were both really interesting and fun to watch as well as highlighting the issues. Would recommend for people of all ages.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

I went with my two 8 year olds on a field trip to the Imax this week. The theater is very clean and they usually have two different movies. Right now its Lemurs or Whales. We saw the Lemur one. The price is a little high for only a 30 minute movie but its 3D usually and its kinda a... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

We're from Knoxville, TN & met family from Athens, AL there. We got to have a relaxed visit at a table in the lobby area, then saw the Hupback Whales show. I'd really be too nervous to go in a boat to see whales, so the IMAX film keeps me from completely missing that experience. In fact, it's better because... More 

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Trenton, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I always make it a point of taking the kids and its just as great for adults too. you'll find yourself reaching out and grabbing at things because they appear to be flying or swimming right by you. a lot of the shows are also educational like some of the underwater shows the it really is a experience your children... More 

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Trenton, GA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

My wife and I have been here several times. We went last week and watched a show about lemurs in Madagascar. The photography was great, as always. The price of the ticket is $9.95 US. it is conveniently located in downtown Chattanooga, near all the other attractions, the river, restaurants, and ice cream parlors. It is not far from the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

This is a very nice theater. The screen is 6 stories tall. I felt like I was part of the movie. It felt as though some of the animals were actually in my lap. It was amazing! We will absolutely go back!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We decided to have a family weekend with a total of 9 of us. I used a Partner Appreciation coupon to get a discount for a 3D show at the Imax in Chattanooga. It was well worth it! I pre-ordered our tickets to the Imax and also to the River Gorge Explorer. All I had to do was go pick... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Wish the credit card kiosks were working due to the long lines...but seats were comfortable...big screen.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

The IMAX is a great experience for the whole family. The screen is huge and the seating is great. You have to wait outside in the cold to buy tickets which can be annoying if the line is long. I printed coupons off the internet, but they were refused. The lady said that they were good only for the 45... More 

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Cordele, GA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

This IMAX is a good one with a great screen and sound system. They also have great pop corn! It is within easy walking distance of most Chattanooga downtown attractions.

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