"To the Arctic" opens April 20
CINCINNATI – Since 1990, Cincinnati Museum Center’s OMNIMAX® Theater has taken you to places you might not get the opportunity to visit – or even dare to go! Our 61st film, To The Arctic, is no different, transporting you to one of the most remote and spectacularly beautiful places in the world.
Opening April 20, To The Arctic takes you on an extraordinary journey to the top of the world in the ultimate tale of survival. Travel with a herd of caribou, plunge into the ocean with the walruses and follow a mother polar bear and her two cubs in this brand new film from Warner Bros. Pictures, MacGillivray Freeman Films and IMAX Corporation.
itness the stunning beauty and majesty of the wildlife and environment of the Arctic Circle. People, animals and sea creatures thrive on this icy world of glaciers. However, their snowy paradise is facing dramatic changes that threaten to disrupt this delicate balance of life. Find out how these changes may influence the rest of our planet.
Throughout the film, you can feel the determination of the mother polar bear to keep her seven-month-old cubs alive in the face of natural predators. Get up close with this young family as they struggle to survive in a frigid environment of melting ice, immense glaciers, spectacular waterfalls and majestic snowbound peaks. Journey with them as they navigate the changing Arctic wilderness they, and so many others, call home.
To The Arctic is narrated by three-time Academy Award winner, Meryl Streep and includes songs by Paul McCartney and music by Steve Wood.
With our five-story domed screen and state-of-the-art surround sound system, you feel like you’re really there – without the below-zero-degree temperatures! Join us for a journey to the top of the world beginning Friday, April 20. Call (513) 287-7001 or visit www.cincymuseum.org for tickets. Museum Center member ticket prices are $5.50 adults, $4.50 children. Prices for non-members are $7.50 adults, $5.50 children. The film has been rated G and has a run time of 40 minutes. Click here to watch the trailer.
About Cincinnati Museum Center
Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal is a nationally recognized institution as well as national historic landmark. Dedicated to sparking community dialogue, insight and inspiration, Museum Center was awarded the 2009 National Medal for Museum and Library Service. Our Union Terminal has been voted the nation’s 45th most important building by the American Institute of Architects. Organizations within Cincinnati Museum Center include the Cincinnati History Museum, Duke Energy Children’s Museum, the Museum of Natural History & Science, the Robert D. Lindner Family OMNIMAX® Theater and the Cincinnati Historical Society Library. Recognized by Forbes Traveler Magazine as the 17th most visited museum in the country, Cincinnati Museum Center welcomes one million plus visitors annually. Cincinnati Museum Center gratefully acknowledges operating and capital support from the taxpayers of Hamilton County and the State of Ohio. For more information, visit www.cincymuseum.org.