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Event Series Event Series: EcoTarium: Shark Week Movies!

EcoTarium: Shark Week Movies!

July 16 @ 11:30 am - 4:30 pm

Dive into an unforgettable cinematic adventure at the EcoTarium during Shark Week! Gather your friends and family and experience the magic of the ocean with planetarium screenings of TWO beloved classics and other fun activities throughout the week!
Movie 1:
Tuesday, July 16
Two Showtimes: 11:30 am & 3:00 pm
Running Time: 100 minutes
An overprotective clown fish named Marlin is desperate to find his missing son.  Can you guess this family-friendly movie?  See here.
Movie 2:
Wednesday, July 17
Two Showtimes: 1:00 pm & 4:00 pm
Running Time: 124 minutes
 An enormous great white shark terrorizes a summer resort town, where a police chief, a grizzled fisherman and an intrepid marine biologist realize they’re “gonna need a bigger boat” to battle the bloodthirsty beast. An Oscar winner for sound, editing and John Williams’ score. Can you guess this 1974 classic? See here.

Close out the week with a special screening of the new documentary film In the Whale (2024), the account of a man who miraculously survived being swallowed by a whale, and lived to share his story. Filmmaker David Abel will be present for an exclusive Q&A session following the screening, offering insight into the making of this extraordinary film.

In the Whale (2024): Film & Q&A Session with Filmmaker David Abel
Sunday, July 21

Movie Starts at 6:00 pm
Q&A Session ~7:30 pm

Purchase tickets today to take advantage of this unique opportunity to enjoy your favorite ocean movies in a captivating, immersive setting that promises excitement and fun for all ages!

Shark Week Event dates are July 16-21st.

Time: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM


Movie Cost (in addition to regular museum admission):
Non-members: $10
Members: $8


July 16
11:30 am - 4:30 pm
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Worcester, MA 01604 United States
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