Get ready for a brief cosmic pause as the Heikoff Giant Dome Theater at the Fleet Science Center temporarily closes on September 7 through the end of October 2023 to upgrade to new, state-of-the-art seats and enhanced accommodations, ensuring an even more spectacular experience upon our grand reopening! 

Thank you for your continued support as we take this moment to enhance your Giant Dome screen adventures at the Fleet Science Center. Get ready to sink into a world of comfort, technology and discovery that will make every visit truly unforgettable. 

Explore the ends of the Earth, dive deep into the ocean and float through outer space—all without leaving the comfort of your seat.  Inside the iconic Eugene Heikoff and Marilyn Jacobs Heikoff Giant Dome Theater, IMAX® movies, documentary films, cutting-edge educational experiences and planetarium shows come to life, giving you a 360-degree tour of places you’ve only imagined.  

With a 76-foot wraparound movie screen and state-of-the-art IMAX with laser technology, the Heikoff Giant Dome Theater is a scientific marvel. Every element in our theater is specially designed to create an immersive experience each time the lights go down. 

Please note only documentary films are included with admission to the Fleet Science Center. You must purchase a separate ticket for all IMAX movies. 



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