Films & Shows

In addition to the Jennifer Chalsty Planetarium, the biggest planetarium in the Western Hemisphere, Liberty Science Center is home to multiple theaters playing incredible shows every day.

Join us for a film or laser show in the LSC Giant Dome Theater or a 3D movie in the Joseph D. Williams 3D Science Theater. You can also experience a show in the Weston Family Lab for Earth and Space Exploration, our stunning new exhibition and laboratory classroom that houses "Science on a Sphere," an illuminating six-foot suspended globe offering real time access to NOAA and NASA data, as well as weather and geological phenomenon and happenings in space and undersea.

Our films and shows are available with the purchase of a Combination Pass or a Premium Pass. Register now to buy your tickets online.

Take a look at what's currently playing:

LSC Giant Dome Theater


National Parks Adventure

Narrated by Academy Award winner Robert Redford, National Parks Adventure takes audiences on the ultimate off-trail adventure into the nation’s awe-inspiring great outdoors and untamed wilderness.

Soar over red rock canyons, hurtle up craggy mountain peaks, and journey into other-worldly realms found within America’s most legendary outdoor playgrounds, including Yellowstone, Glacier National Park, Yosemite, the Everglades, and the Arches.

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Laser Shows

Fall Pop Laser Show

Enjoy hits from your favorite artists set to high-tech lasers in our family-friendly Fall Pop Laser Show. Artists include Ed Sheeran, Lady Gaga, Imagine Dragons, Justin Timberlake, and more. You'll be amazed by our state-of-the-art laser projection system in action.

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Joseph D. Williams 3D Science Theater

3D Films

Backyard Wilderness

Discover the unexpected wonders of nature in this extraordinary 3D film.

Spanning a seasonal year around a suburban home, Backyard Wilderness displays a stunning array of unique wildlife images and behavior – all captured by cameras mounted inside dens and nests, and moving along the forest floor and pond bottom, to reveal its inhabitants in rare and breathtaking intimacy.

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Oceans: Our Blue Planet

New ocean science and technology has allowed us to go further into the unknown than we ever thought possible. From the coastal shallows to deeper, more mysterious worlds, Oceans: Our Blue Planet uncovers spectacular stories of life and survival beneath the waves.

Leap for joy with dolphins, meet fascinating creatures in the coral reefs, and explore mysteries of the abyss in this extraordinary journey through our oceans.

Narrated by Academy Award winner Kate Winslet.

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Embark on an inspiring and eye-opening tour of one of the world's oldest and most enigmatic cities.

Destroyed and rebuilt countless times over 5,000 years, Jerusalem’s enduring appeal remains a mystery. What made it so important to so many different cultures? How did it become the center of the world for three major religions?

The film attempts to answer these questions by following three young Jerusalemites and their families – Jewish, Christian, and Muslim. Through their eyes, audiences will learn what it means to call Jerusalem home.

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Weston Family Lab
for Earth and Space Exploration

Dynamic Earth

Explore the dramatic forces that shape our home planet. Volcanoes, earthquakes, tsunami, hurricanes: see it all on "Science on a Sphere," a glowing six-foot globe that truly brings Earth alive, in the Weston Family Lab for Earth and Space Exploration.

Real-time data on the sphere shows a month's worth of earthquakes, volcanoes, and storms around the globe.

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