3D Theater

 

See science leap off the screen in our 3D theater!


Our 3D schedule varies and includes award-winning, animated feature films, in addition to our educational offerings.

Flight of the Butterflies 3D
July 1 to June 30, 2019

Follow hundreds of millions of butterflies as they make one of the longest migrations on Earth to a place they have never known.

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America's Musical Journey 3D
May 4 to August 31

Narrated by Academy Award® winner Morgan Freeman, America's Musical Journey 3D celebrates the unique diversity of cultures and creative innovations that characterize America, as told through the story of its music.

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In Saturn's Rings 2D
July 1 to January 31, 2019

A grand tour of the universe is brought to life in a groundbreaking epic immersive journey across space and time.

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Experience the world at NYSCI

Dolby 3D Digital Cinema brings realistic color and a sharp, clear image from every seat in our theater

With a 5.1 surround sound speaker system and a screen size of 22 by 12.6 feet, our selection of award-winning science films will transport you to locations around the world, including the base of America’s most spectacular canyon and the remote mountain peaks of Mexico. Our 3D Theater is also a fantastic venue for your business meeting, presentation or seminar.

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Featured events

exhibits
March 10 to August 31 • Free with admission
2017 Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition brings together the best astrophotography images from around the world.
exhibits
June 2 to November 4 • Free with admission
View images hand created by Vandorn Hinnant that employ ancient rules of geometric construction. Hinnant uses a compass, straight edge, graphite markers, color pencils and metallic inks to create his works.
exhibits
June 16 to September 9
Explore animation technology and see your favorite animated characters come to life at this summer exhibition.

Save on 3D Theater features

Choose the membership option that works for you! All include free general admission, discounts on birthday parties and 3D theater shows, and invitations to member-only events.