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IMAX Melbourne Museum

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Address: Rathdowne Street | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
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Featuring the World's (3rd) Largest Screen, IMAX Melbourne offers one of...

Featuring the World's (3rd) Largest Screen, IMAX Melbourne offers one of the most exciting and immersive cinema experiences on offer.Let the power of IMAX 3D transport you to exotic and amazing locations around the globe, under the sea and out of this world or see the latest Hollywood Blockbusters on a giant screen wrapped in 15,000 Watts of digital surround sound!

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Star Wars Rogue One IMAX 3D!!

saw Star Wars Rogue One at IMAX 3D! very happy!! came here during my melbourne long weekend holiday and since the imax in Sydney is closed down. it turn out the melbourne one is... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

saw Star Wars Rogue One at IMAX 3D! very happy!! came here during my melbourne long weekend holiday and since the imax in Sydney is closed down. it turn out the melbourne one is even better than Sydney! the foyer is huge and spacious compare to the cramp one in Sydney. the screen huge and seating were comfy.

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We watched under the sea and the museum alive - David Attenborough doco. Loved the massive 3D screen. Was $30 for the 2 documentaries, which I thought was quiet well priced.

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Thank Rhi C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quick Courteous Service Clean Comfy Seats Good Selection of movies and documentaries on offer 2 doco's (same day) for 30$ gives you decent savings

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Very Entertaining and excellent viduals and real-life speculations of how creatures looked that nobody has ever seen or documented too well in history

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Watched Deadpool in Big screen. Good experience but if u watch 3d on Big screen probably you spend a minimum 30 dollars per person. It's a bit of walk from city. Prefer travelling by tram from Parliament station.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I recently enjoyed the Under the sea film which was amazing! It felt like you were right there in the ocean with all those amazing sea creatures! My only gripe is the length of the movie, considering the cost...I really felt like it would have been more enjoyable if it just went a little longer.

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Melbourne, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

We went to Imax to see Rogue One. We booked premier seats for much the same price as Gold Class at other cinemas. These are a row of recliner seats at the very back of the theatre and were not really comfortable. Because they are close to the next row forward, if you choose to recline, your feet touch the... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Watched Museum Alive in IMAX, it was equivalent to Night at the Museum movie, here everything extinct became alive, what an awesome experience!!!

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Went to see Fantastic Beasts - ever so glad that we did as the screen is huge and the projection amazing. We had booked the premier seats which have leg rests and recline, really worth oaying the extra money for those!

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Passionate staff that work around the clock for big releases. This is now (temporarily) the biggest screen in the world. With laser projection (you need to see this to appreciate the quality) and Dolby Atmos - it can't get better. More leg room perhap

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