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National Geographic 3D Theater

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*Movie times are subject to change. Please call Visitor Services at 510-642-5132 for questions about showtimes.

Please note the 3D Theater is closed on Saturday, December 17 for a private event. We apologize for the inconvenience. Please check out a Planetarium show instead.

Experience science on the big screen in our dynamic National Geographic 3D Theater. Watch as stunning visuals from popular science films pop out and make a BIG impact. Learn about a variety of topics from new films each season.

Now Showing

Journey to Space

$4 per person after admission
20–minute film

Daily, Wednesday - Sunday
11:00a.m., 12:00p.m., 1:00p.m., 2:00p.m., 3:00p.m.

In the past half century, humans have punched through the stratosphere, walked on the moon, and lived continuously in orbit. In the coming decades, our unquenchable curiosity will take our species beyond the cradle of Earth to touch the face of another world. Strap in for the next giant leap. Next stop … Mars!

Tiny Giants 3D

$4 per person after admission
20–minute film

Daily, Wednesday - Sunday
10:30a.m., 11:30a.m., 12:30p.m., 1:30p.m., 2:30p.m.

Come on an extraordinary adventure into the magical worlds beneath our feet that most of us never see. Visual effects and special 3D cameras immerse audiences in the lives of two tiny heroes, a scorpion mouse and a chipmunk.