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


Great Barrier Reef

Experience an epic adventure into an incredibly vibrant, living world!

Great Barrier Reef, narrated by Eric Bana, celebrates one of the planet's most beautiful and bio-diverse eco-systems. Join young underwater photographer and reef native Jemma Craig on an expedition to document work being done by volunteers, researchers, and citizen scientists to better understand and protect the reef and its inhabitants.

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Laser Shows

Winter Pop Laser Show

It may be cold outside, but it's warm and toasty in our theater! Cozy up at our family-friendly Winter Pop Laser Show and rock out to pop favorites by Lady Gaga, The Beatles, Imagine Dragons, and more set to high-tech laser images.

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Joseph D. Williams 3D Science Theater

3D Films


Narrated by Kristen Bell, Pandas tells a heartwarming global story about reintroducing captive born pandas to the wild.

At Chengdu Panda Base in China, scientists are taking the captive breeding program to the next level and preparing captive-born cubs for the wild. Follow Qian Qian the panda on an exciting new adventure into the mountains of Sichuan as she experiences nature for the first time and discovers her wild side.

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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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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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