If you’re looking for something to do in Wichita, you might want to plan a trip to the Boeing Dome Theater at Exploration Place. There are movies for every age, and tickets are just $3 for children ages 3-11, $4 for seniors 65+, and $5 for adults. General museum admission is not required to see movies in the dome theater.
NEW FILM! Let It Snow Limited Engagement, Saturday, Nov. 23 – Sunday, Dec. 29 This fun family show will put you in the seasonal mood with holiday images and scenes set to favorite songs from Frank Sinatra to the Muppets. Tuesday – Saturdays at Noon, Tuesday – Sundays at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., Sundays at 4 p.m.
Dinosaurs at Dusk takes you back in time to discover the origins of flight. Meet the pterosaurs and the ancestors of modern-day birds: the feathered dinosaurs. Then experience first-hand the cataclysmic “last day” of the dinosaurs. Daily at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., Tuesday – Saturdays at noon, Sunday at 4 p.m. (Showtimes subject to change.)
Chirpie’s Amazing World Adventure is intended for young audiences. Join Chirpie, a smart and friendly bird, in exploring the world. Head to a lush jungle, enter beautiful blue-green ocean waters, stop at the top of a majestic mountain peak, and get ready for a final adventure that’s out of this world. Saturdays at 11:30 a.m. and Sundays at 12:30 p.m. (Showtimes subject to change.)
Wildest Weather in the Solar System gives you a front-row seat to the most beautiful and powerful weather in space. Fly through the thick atmosphere of Venus, encounter magnetic storms on the sun, plunge through liquid methane showers on Titan and hang on for violent anticyclones whirling at hundreds of miles per hour on Jupiter. Tuesday – Sundays at 2 p.m. (Showtimes subject to change.)
Pink Floyd: Dark Side of the Moon Cosmic Light Show is intended for audiences 17 and older. Dizzying light shows and psychedelic graphics are set to the music of this famous 70s band, played in full 5.1 surround sound. Saturdays at 4 p.m. (Showtimes subject to change.)
Date Open Tuesdays through Sundays. Dates and times are subject to change. Call (316) 660-0600 to confirm daily show times.
Location Exploration Place, 300 N. McLean Blvd., Wichita, KS 67203
Cost General museum admission is not required to do the dome.
$5 (adult 12 – 64)
$3 (3 – 11)
$4 (65 and older)
Free (2 and under)
For more info Exploration Place Dome Theater and Planetarium