Dive Into Our Immersive 4D Theater Experience

Access to our 4D Theater Presentations are included with your General Admission ticket.

To view the show you will need to make a reservation on the day of your visit for one of the times that fits best into your visit.

To reserve your seats for the 4D Theater click here on the day of your visit.

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Experience the underwater world from an animal’s point of view. By combining the highest quality 3D high definition projection with special effects, Georgia Aquarium’s 4D Theater allows guests to do exactly that. One of the most advanced theaters in the world, this show features interactive seats and unique special effects that are built into the theater itself. By creating a set of “4D” effects that are synchronized to the film production, the 4D Theater adds another layer of immersive fun for audiences.

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You'll Enjoy...

  • State-of-the-Art Sound

    Our recently renovated theater comes with amazing, immersive surround sound.

  • Unique Special Effects

    4D special effects like bubbles and splashes of water take the experience to the next level.

  • Amazing Movies

    We play four movies a year, with content that's family-friendly and educational.

Now Playing for all shows on the top of the hour

Octopus: Blue Planet II 4D Experience®

Dive beneath the surface to explore our planet’s oceans and one of the most captivating creatures that dwells there: the octopus. Discover how this eight-tentacled wonder masters physical and mental strengths to outwit and escape its underwater rivals including the pyjama shark and sally lightfoot crab. Wave after wave of excitement reveals extraordinary octopus behaviors and dynamic oceanic landscapes in this special effects experience inspired by the critically-acclaimed BBC series, Blue Planet II.

The BBC and BBC Earth are trademarks of the British Broadcasting Corporation and are used under licence. BBC logo © BBC 1996. Photography ©Kondratuk Aleksei/Shutterstock; ©littlesam/Shutterstock; ©Greg Amptman/Shutterstock.

Now Playing for all shows on the bottom of the hour

Happy Feet 4D Experience

Tap into adventure! Journey to Antarctica where you’ll meet a lively cast of penguin characters, including Mumble a heart-warming, tap dancing Emperor Penguin. When his colony of Emperor Penguins is faced with a mysterious fish famine, Mumble embarks on an amazing journey to discover the cause. Along the way, he makes friends with other comical penguins who help him realize that being true to yourself is a good thing. Ultimately, it’s Mumble’s dancing feet, bravery and determination that solves the fish famine, saves his endangered colony and wins the heart of his soul mate Gloria. Presented in breathtaking digital 3D and brought to life with fun and exciting 4D multi-sensory effects, this is an immersive experience for the whole family to enjoy.

HAPPY FEET and all related characters and elements © & ™ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. (s21)

We really had a fun time in the 4D theater. The kids enjoyed the wind and water elements, and there was lots of bubble fun as well.

Ashley MommyWeek.com

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Do participants have to wear a mask?
  • If I buy my tickets online, do I need to print them, or is showing the email on my phone is enough?
  • Do I need to reschedule my Animal Encounter if a friend or family member tests positive for Covid 19?
  • What is Georgia Aquarium doing to help guests and staff stay healthy?
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