PLEASE NOTE: tickets should be purchased in advance.

Humpback Whales

​Discover the hidden world of nature’s most awe-inspiring mammal.

Where:
The Dome
Tickets:
Additional Ticket Required
Age:
All Ages
Length:
45 minutes
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Explore the hidden world of nature’s most awe-inspiring marine mammal.

Join a team of researchers and dive into the waters surrounding Alaska, Hawaii, and Tonga. Learn how humpback whales communicate, work together to secure a tasty meal, play, and take care of their young. Find out how humans have impacted the lives of humpback whales, watch new discoveries bubble to the surface, and discover surprises that will take your breath away.

Book your group adventure today and see humpback whales up close and personal like never before on our 76-foot Dome screen!

With discounted group rates, groups have the opportunity to schedule exclusive featured shows on Virginia’s largest movie screen.

This feature corresponds with the following SOLs:

  • Kindergarten: 7
  • 1st Grade: 5
  • 2nd Grade: 4 and 5
  • 3rd Grade: 8
  • 4th Grade: 7
  • Life Science: 6