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Omnifest @ The Science Museum


  • Science Mueseum of Minnesota 120 West Kellogg Boulevard Saint Paul, MN, 55102 United States (map)

Omnifest film fest is back in January with five giant films that will whisk you away to great adventures. Get a front-row seat to experience larger-than-life explorations—from the remote forests of Gombe National Park in Tanzania to the icy caves of Greenland to the deep river canyons and high mountain passes of the Canadian Rockies. Check the website for specific showtimes. Omnifest only Adult $9.95, Child ages 4-12 and 65+ $8.95, 0-3 FREE.

JANE GOODALL'S WILD CHIMPANZEES - Step into the world of Jane Goodall’s now-famous research subjects and meet the next generation of researchers who will carry on her legendary work. Run time: 40 minutes | All ages

JOURNEY INTO AMAZING CAVES - Venture into the ice caves of Greenland, the underwater caves of Mexico, and the rocky caves of the Grand Canyon in search of a better understanding of life that exists there. Run time: 40 minutes | All ages

ROCKY MOUNTAIN EXPRESS - Through rugged, untamed wilderness, a courageous crew took on a seemingly impossible task: building a railway that would connect remote towns across the Canadian continent. Take a seat on board an early 20th century steam engine and explore one of the greatest engineering feats in modern history. See the sights, feel the sound, and experience the spectacle of a transcontinental journey that shaped a nation. Run time: 47 minutes | All ages

THE MAGIC OF FLIGHT - From the Wright Brothers’ first flight in 1903 to the death-defying stunts of the Blue Angels, you’ll discover the power of human potential and the importance of training and performance. Run time: 40 minutes | All ages

WOLVES - Sit in the middle of the pack as it prowls, howls, hunts, and plays, and discover the power, the vulnerability, and the spirit of these nearly mythic creatures. Run time: 40 minutes | All ages

Earlier Event: December 31
Puttin' on the Ritz @ MN Children's Museum
Later Event: January 5
Stillwater Ice Castle