Interested in seeing a special exhibit at Cincinnati Museum Center or a film in our OMNIMAX® Theater? Maybe a visit to the Cincinnati History Museum, Museum of Natural History & Science or Duke Energy Children's Museum is more to your liking? Prefer a step-on or guided tour? With great discounted pricing and amenities, we can create an experience your group will remember!
Our many amenities include:
• Convenient location off of I-75
• Free parking for buses
• No comps, just very reasonable rates
• Special dining can be arranged
• Great gifts and unique merchandise
• No deposit required
• Minimum of 15 people to receive group rates
• Packaged itineraries available
Call 513-287-7021 or toll free at 800-733-2077 to schedule your visit today or to request more information, or click the links below for more details.
The Art of the Brick
Oct. 23, 2015 - May 1, 2016
Named one of CNN’s Top 10 “Must See Global Exhibitions,” The Art of the Brick exhibit by artist Nathan Sawaya takes LEGO® bricks from child’s toy to sophisticated art form and beyond. The world’s biggest, most elaborate display of LEGO art ever, features brand-new, never-before-seen pieces of intriguing and inspiring artworks made exclusively from one of the most recognizable toys in the world, the LEGO brick. In addition, groups can see some of the world’s most famous paintings and sculptures, including da Vinci’s Mona Lisa, van Gogh’s Starry Night and Michelangelo’s David, recreated and re-imagined using LEGO bricks.
$16.50 Group Adult
Humpback Whales OMNIMAX® Film
Through Oct. 8, 2015
Humpback Whales will take audiences to the underwater world, to the faraway places where Humpbacks live and thrive. From the clear turquoise waters of the South Pacific to Africa, Hawaii and Alaska, this 40-minute ocean adventure will reveal what we know about this giant mammal and what mysteries scientists are determined to solve. Swim alongside these 50-foot giants and be entertained by their high-spirited, full body acrobatics as the whales leap, twirl, lunge and splash their way onto the giant screen. Watch the trailer here.
D-DAY: NORMANDY 1944 OMNIMAX® FILM
Through Oct. 8, 2015
June 6, 1944: The largest Allied operation of World War II began in Normandy, France. Yet, few know in detail exactly why and how, from the end of 1943 through August 1944, this region became the most important location in the world. Audiences of all ages, including new generations, will discover from a new perspective how this landing changed the world. Exploring history, military strategy, science, technology and human values, the film will educate and appeal to all. Narrated by Tom Brokaw, D-Day: Normandy 1944 pays tribute to those who gave their lives for our freedom…A duty of memory, a duty of gratitude. Watch the trailer here.
Journey to Space OMNIMAX® Film
Oct. 9, 2015 – Feb. 11, 2016
Get ready to blast off on a mission toward the stars! As NASA launches into a new phase of exploration and discovery, Journey to Space takes you along for the ride while showing you just how far we’ve come. Join current and former astronauts as we examine NASA’s history and puts into context the incredible contributions made by the Space Shuttle program and its courageous space pioneers. Then, turn the page as we once again go where no man has gone before: Mars! Narrated by Patrick Stewart. Watch the trailer here.
Holiday Junction featuring the Duke Energy Holiday Trains
Nov. 6, 2015 – Jan. 3, 2016
Holiday traditions live here with everyone’s favorite holiday train experience! Vintage model trains among the finest of their kind, striking theatrical backgrounds and the beloved Duke Energy Holiday Trains create a wonderland to explore. This experience is included with admission to the Cincinnati History Museum or an All Museums Pass.
Rocky Mountain Express
Nov. 6, 2015 – Jan. 3, 2016
Hop aboard and travel through the Canadian Rockies on a steam train adventure of a lifetime. Join passionate engineers as they work to reignite the fires of the Age of Steam and restore a champion locomotive. As they pit their skills and an old engine against the perils of great mountain passes and rugged terrain, the dramatic 19th-century story of the rails on which they ride will unfold. Watch the trailer here.
Regular Group Rates are available year-round, seven days a week, during regular Museum hours and for any OMNIMAX® presentation. Cincinnati Museum Center offers group rates for 15 or more paying visitors to any one or combination of our four permanent attractions. Visitors and attractions must be scheduled for the same date and time. A TWO WEEK ADVANCE reservation is required, and Group Specialists are available 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday to assist with scheduling your best possible options. Discounts are offered only with advance reservations and payment in full is requested 10 BUSINESS DAYS IN ADVANCE of your scheduled visit.
(13 and older)
|Museums Pass + OMNIMAX®||$16||$11|
|1 Museum + OMNIMAX®||$12||$9|
Student Group Rates are the same as Group Child pricing but for everyone in the group, including the adult chaperones for organized school and youth groups, grades K-12. This pricing is available 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday on designated school days (September-May), and for all other days prior to noon. Advance reservations are required and groups must arrive and check-in prior to noon to guarantee Student Group Rates.
Can’t visit as an organized group? Work with our Senior Director of Tourism & Group Sales to purchase no date/no time ticket vouchers at a group rate. Order 15 or more All Museums Passes and/or OMNIMAX® tickets and receive a reduced rate on ticket vouchers that can be redeemed on an individual basis at a time that is most convenient for you. Call 513-287-7068 (Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.) to request more information and be sure to mention ticket vouchers.
Group pricing is offered for an advance reservation of 15 or more with one contact for the group and one method of payment. Final count and payment in full are due two weeks (10 business days) in advance of a scheduled visit date. Any count reductions or full cancellations of Regular Groups are due two weeks (10 business days) in advance of a scheduled visit date to receive a refund. Any reductions made within two weeks (10 business days) of a visit date will not be refunded. Student Groups have up to 48 hours (two business days) prior to a scheduled visit date to cancel without a penalty. Cancellations made within 48 hours are subject to pay 50% of reservation and no-shows are subject to pay 100% of reservation.
Toddlers ages 1 & 2 are free in the OMNIMAX® provided they are seated in a caregiver’s lap and $5.50 per child for museums. Toddlers are not included in the minimum of 15 to receive group rates with an advance reservation.