The monarch butterfly is a true marvel of nature. Weighing less than a penny, it makes one of the longest migrations on Earth across a continent to a place it has never known. Follow the monarchs’ perilous journey and join hundreds of millions of real butterflies in the remote mountain peaks of Mexico, with breathtaking cinematography from an award winning team including Oscar® winner Peter Parks. Be captivated by the true and compelling story of an intrepid scientist’s 40-year search to find the monarchs’ secret hideaway. Unravel the mysteries and experience the Flight of the Butterflies in 3D.
Duration: 20 minutes.
Weekdays: 11 am, 2 pm
Weekends: 11 am, 1 pm
$6 adults; $5 children, students and seniors, plus NYSCI admission. Members: $4 per person; free for Family Explorer members. Reserved school/camp groups: $4 per person, plus group admission.
*Please be advised, purchase of museum admission is required in order to visit our 3D theater.Buy Tickets