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Entergy IMAX Theatre

1 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70130 (French Quarter)
504 581 4629; 800 774 7394
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Ranked #67 of 174 Attractions in New Orleans
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Type: Movie Theaters
Traveler Description: The IMAX is OPEN. more »
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Clarksville, Tennessee
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42 reviews 42 reviews
24 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

We saw Kenya: Animal Kingdom in 3D. It was a very interesting educational 40 minutes show. Buy the Audubon Experience ticket for the best value if you are interested in the other attractions zoo, aquarium, & insectarium.

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This IMAX theatre shows family friend documentaries. Don't expect popular movies. The concessions are expensive. I think it's an attraction that people should bring their kids to at least once. We saw Kenya: Animal Kingdom. It was a great documentary about wild life in Kenya. The doc is about 40 minutes long which is long enough for children to sit.

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San Antonio, Texas, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

It's $10 a person I believe and It was ok for the 40 min show. The only reason we went in was because it began to rain outside and so we made the most of the location and time frame. Not bad experience and for those who do not GET dizzy from viewing 3D images will enjoy the show. The... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014 via mobile

If we had just bought the IMAX experience alone and not with the Aquarium tickets, I would have been upset. We saw the Great White Shark. It was just OK. Nothing spectacular!

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Lake Charles, Louisiana
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140 reviews 140 reviews
32 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Shark great white 3 d movie was very educational. It wasn't scary , a few mild jumps! After watching this you have a better understanding of sharks. Very well done. Cokes & water are $3, too expensive. Popcorn is $3-$7. Movie lasts about 40 minutes. Nice large curved screen.

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Youngsville, Louisiana
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33 reviews 33 reviews
8 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014 via mobile

Took the kids here Easter Sunday they love it. This is must for family's with kids and teens of all ages

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Curtice, Ohio
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209 reviews 209 reviews
84 attraction reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Went to the IMAX to check out the Great White 3D experience with my family as a way to get out of the rain in the French Quarter. The show was outstanding and informative. Both kids said they learned a lot and I liked the way sharks were portrayed. As more children are educated in such a way, conversation will... More

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Midland, Michigan
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195 reviews 195 reviews
40 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

We took in the shark show and it was good fun, remember if you took out a membership then you get tickets for the IMAX for only 5 bucks, about half price. The 3d effects will make you jump. The only criticism I have is that is was too loud, or am I just getting old?

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Excelsior, Minnesota
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125 reviews 125 reviews
17 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

This was much easier to go see than others in our hometown. The options were good. The show was pretty good. This was also on our Visiticket so I don't know about the value.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Great movie. Really gave a good insight into the Katrina disaster and the way we are losing our wetlands. Would definitely recommend seeing this movie.

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