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IMAX Theatre

50 Pacific Quay | 50 Pacific Quay, Glasgow G51 1EA, Scotland
+44 141 420 5000
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Imax Amazing

This was our visit to a imax and what a fantastic experience would definately recommend as a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kirkwoods
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Workington, United Kingdom
Great screen. Disorganised cinema.

We attended the screening of Dunkirk last night scheduled for 6.20. Arrived at about 5.45 as I've... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2018
ACampbe11
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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The Imax Theatre next to the Science Centre houses one of the world's largest cinema screens and is a popular venue for 3D movies.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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50 Pacific Quay | 50 Pacific Quay, Glasgow G51 1EA, Scotland
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+44 141 420 5000
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our visit to a imax and what a fantastic experience would definately recommend as a treat. It is such a shame that due to the cost of a family ticket £57 makes this an expensive and not many people attending the facility, there...More

Thank Kirkwoods
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

We attended the screening of Dunkirk last night scheduled for 6.20. Arrived at about 5.45 as I've not been well and wanted to ensure I wasn't parked too far away. I hadn't been in some time, I don't think it was Cineworld when I last...More

Thank ACampbe11
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

I visited the IMAX with my wife to watch Star Wars: The Last Jedi in December 2017. This was my first visit to the IMAX and it was a great experience. I have watched IMAX presentations before in larger screens but this smaller cinema creates...More

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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

The film was great but the parking system they have when leaving was horrendous. With so many people leaving at once it took 20 minutes just to get out the car park! If you want the IMAX experience I'd recommend a trip to Edinburgh (including...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

I visited here last night (10/11/16) with my son to see the new Thor film whilst my wife and daughter went to watch little mix at the hydro. Was a but confused when I walked in and was greeted by a Starbucks. Waited in the...More

Thank Nickyo85
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

I've never been to an Imax before and was worried it would be very gimmicky. However, I thoroughly enjoyed "Bladerunner 2049" in 3-D. The screen is huge and made the world of the film very real and engaging. There is plenty of room where you...More

Thank headbeeguy
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

This was a great cinema experience. We went during the day, so it wasn't too crowded. Seats were nice, clean and comfortable. The Starbucks on the ground floor was packed, but we discovered that the snack bar on the upper floor where you go into...More

Thank Cathy T
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

Very expensive cinema experience. No staff to help. Queues for tickets, entry, food, car parking rebate, paying for parking and leaving car park. Wouldn't go to Imax again. Really need more staff to help and machines that accept new style £5.

Thank Pam T
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

Best cinema in Scotland. Went to see Dunkirk. Cinema full so book your ticket. Comfortable sitting with plenty of leg room. Sound was amazing.

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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

First time visit to the IMAX Theatre at the Glasgow Science Centre today with my husband and two grandsons both aged 7 years. We went to watch Spider-Man Homecoming 3D. We booked our tickets online the night before and picked them up at the Theatre...More

Thank Mary G
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Norma C
20 July 2017|
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Response from Peter A | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no, can't help.
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scotlass51
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Response from Daniel A | Property representative |
Hi - there is a car park at the IMAX. Customers can get discounted rates, just see the staff at the snacks counter and you will pay £3 before 5 or £1 after 5.
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