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.
November 2018 – January 13, 2019 Hours
9:15 a.m. – Last show starts at 3:45 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.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer 4-D
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer shines in an all-new magical 4-D Experience®. When young Rudolph is teased for his red nose and runs away from Christmastown, he sets off on a series of adventures, meets new friends Hermey the Elf and Yukon Cornelius along the way, and escapes the clutches of the Abominable Snow Monster. When an epic snowstorm threatens Christmas, can he rescue his family and friends and help Santa save the holiday? Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer 4-D uses the same stop motion animation as the beloved television classic to deliver a visually brilliant, high definition 3-D experience.
AFRICA 4-D EXPERIENCE®: INSIDE THE CONGO
In the brooding jungles of the Congo, it is a battle for space and survival as danger lurks in every shadow. From honey-wielding chimpanzees to ninja-like tree frogs, Africa 4-D Experience® explores the mesmerizing creatures that inhabit this amazingly diverse continent. Experience the intense storms and close, competitive quarters of the very heart of Africa’s tropical rainforests. Sensational 3-D and special effects enhance the drama of these environmental hurdles and illuminate the beauty of this undiscovered landscape.
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Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs – The 4-D Experience
Get ready for an adventure of mammoth proportions – Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs – The 4-D Experience! Our favorite sub-zero heroes, Manny, Ellie and Diego venture into a mysterious underground world after Sid the Sloth stumbles across three abandoned eggs and decides to raise the baby dinosaurs as his own. Once the eggs hatch, the adventure begins in the lost world of the dinosaurs! Featured in eye-popping 3-D with an all-star voice cast, including Ray Romano, John Leguizamo, Denis Leary and Queen Latifah*, Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs – The 4-D Experience delivers more thrills, more chills, and more mammoth-sized laughs for everyone!
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.