Something big — no, huge — is coming to the National Museum of Natural History. Tomorrow, May 22, Dinosaurs Alive 3D opens at the Samuel C. Johnson IMAX® Theater, and it’s sure to be an enormous hit with anyone fascinated by the prehistoric beasts.
Dinosaurs Alive 3D is a global adventure of science and discovery — featuring the earliest dinosaurs of the Triassic Period to the monsters of the Cretaceous — reincarnated life-sized for the giant IMAX® screen. Audiences will journey with some of the world‘s preeminent paleontologists as they uncover evidence that the descendants of dinosaurs still walk (or fly) among us. From the exotic, trackless expanses and sand dunes of Mongolia‘s Gobi Desert to the dramatic sandstone buttes of New Mexico, the film will paleontologists as they explore some of the greatest dinosaur finds in history. Through the magic of scientifically accurate computer-generated animation, these newly discovered creatures, and some familiar favorites, will come alive…in a big way!
Showtimes and tickets for Dinosaurs Alive 3D are available online and at the box office: $9/adult, $8/senior, $7.50/youth. Running time is 40 minutes.