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Address: Chattanooga, TN
Phone Number: +1 800-262-0695
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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 November 1, 2016
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Columbiana
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 

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Chattanooga
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87 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 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

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15 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 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.

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Soddy Daisy, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 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 

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Geogia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 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 

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Waynesboro, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 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 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 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 

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Pensacola, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 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.

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Manchester, Tennessee
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83 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 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.

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Ringgold, Georgia
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306 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 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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