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Open seven days a week, 10.00-18.00. Entry to the Museum is free.

Dream Big: Engineering Our World 3D

Showing from 4 September 2017

How fast can a solar-powered car go? How can we protect buildings from earthquakes?

From the Great Wall of China and the world’s tallest buildings to underwater robots and solar cars, engineering plays a crucial role in so many of our greatest innovations.

Dream Big: Engineering Our World celebrates the human ingenuity behind engineering marvels big and small. Hear inspiring stories of human grit and aspiration as the film reveals how engineers push the limits of innovation to solve problems and create a more sustainable future for us all.

“A fresh perspective on what it means to be an engineer” – Parade Magazine

“Sure to inspire your future innovators!” – Scholastic teacher

IMAX Theatre

The foyer is open for IMAX Theatre ticket holders before, during and after your film, providing a great place to meet and to stock up on treats.

Did you know?

  • An IMAX 3D film is actually two films being projected perfectly in synchronisation with each other, one for each eye
  • An IMAX film is so heavy that a forklift is required to lift it in and out of position
  • The average IMAX film would measure around four miles if rolled out
  • The IMAX screen is the height of four double-decker buses and 64 taxis could be parked on top if it were laid flat

Dream Big: Engineering Our World 3D

Discover the human ingenuity behind engineering marvels big and small
Floor: G