Experience the wonder of 4-D at the Phoenix Zoo’s new 4-D Theater, the first of its kind in the Valley! Each show will make you feel fully immersed in a truly magical way utilizing smells, water, wind and other various in theater effects.
Now – May 31, 2020 Hours
9:20 a.m. – Last show starts at 4:40 p.m.
Shows run every 30 minutes and last approximately 10 – 15 minutes.*
*Showtimes and the films available may vary based on business needs.
A 4-D Theater ticket is included in the Zoo’s Total Experience Ticket and Value Ticket packages, or can be purchased individually. Total Experience and Value Ticket passes are one visit per person. Visit our Hours & Rates page for more information on ticket packages.
Children 2 and under are free. Children under 7 years must be accompanied by a paying adult.
Ice Age: No Time For Nuts 4-D
Join Scrat, Ice Age’s resident nut-crazed sabre-toothed squirrel, as he time travels in his zaniest adventure to date, Ice Age: No Time For Nuts 4D.
Scrat battles a wonky time-machine that has zapped his beloved nut, and with buddies Manny, Diego and especially Sid along for the ride the laughs are right on time in this custom 4D special effects extravaganza!
Shark: A 4-D Experience
Come face to face with some of the world’s most strange and mysterious shark species. These extraordinarily intelligent underwater giants each exhibit unique behaviors to navigate their ever-changing environment. Essential to the fragile balance of our ocean’s health, BBC Earth’s Shark: A 4D Experience® explores the complex nature of these magnificent creatures’ survival instincts. Stunning 3D and special effects place you right in the middle of the action as sharks reveal their hidden traits while roaming an eerily beautiful underwater landscape.
The BBC and BBC Earth are trademarks of the British Broadcasting Corporation and are used under licence. BBC logo © BBC 1996 Photography © Morné Hardenberg/Atlantic Edge Films
This 4-D Experience® could aggravate certain medical conditions. It involves special effects: loud noises, strobe and seats with a poke in the upper back, all coordinated with an action-packed film experience.
Experience is not recommended for guests with:
- medical sensitivity to strobe lights
- back, neck or similar physical conditions
- sensitivity to loud sounds
Advisories: A warning to parents, the Experience may be frightening for small children. Please supervise children at all times.