‘National Parks Adventure’ opens July 1 at Great Lakes Science Center

CLEVELAND (June 14, 2017) – Yellowstone. The Everglades. Yosemite. Just their names alone are enough to conjure images of amazing wildlife, rugged mountains and awe-inspiring scenery. A backpacking trip to one of these remote natural wonders might not be in your plans this summer, but you can experience the majesty of some of America’s greatest National Parks at Great Lakes Science Center -- beginning July 1 when “National Parks Adventure” opens in the Cleveland Clinic DOME Theater.
Travel along with a mountaineer, a photographer and an artist as they hike, climb and explore their way through Yellowstone, Glacier National Park, Yosemite, the Everglades and Arches National Park. Along the way, immersive cinematography transports guests to soaring red rock canyons, craggy mountain peaks and swampy, sub-tropical wetlands, all brought to life on the DOME’s six-story screen.
Narrated by legendary actor and filmmaker Robert Redford, “National Parks Adventure” is the ultimate off-trail adventure into America’s untamed wilderness.

Take Two! Double Features at the DOME
Hang out at the Science Center after hours on Saturday, July 22 and catch a pair of classic movies back-to-back -- part of the monthly Take Two! Double Features at the DOME series.
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Disney’s animated classic “The Jungle Book” and the modern science fiction favorite “Jurassic Park” in the newly renovated DOME Theater, with state of the art digital projection, 11,600 watt digital sound system, and concessions including beer and wine.
“The Jungle Book” screens at 6 p.m., followed by “Jurassic Park” at 8 p.m. Tickets are on sale now and are available online at GreatScience.com or by phone at 216-621-2400.
Tickets are still available for this month’s Take Two! on Saturday, June 17. See “Finding Nemo” at 6 p.m. and “Finding Dory” at 8 p.m.
Tickets are $10 for a single movie, or $9 per movie for two or more movies purchased together. Look ahead to August’s movies and purchase three or more movies at the same time and get tickets for just $7 per movie. Discounted parking is also available for $3 (when purchased in advance). Take Two movies are shown in industry standard picture ratio.

About Great Lakes Science Center
Great Lakes Science Center, home of the NASA Glenn Visitor Center, makes science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) come alive for more than 300,000 visitors a year through hundreds of hands-on exhibits, temporary exhibitions, the Cleveland Clinic DOME Theater, Steamship William G. Mather, daily science demonstrations, seasonal camps, and more. The Science Center is funded in part by the citizens of Cuyahoga County through Cuyahoga Arts and Culture. Visit GreatScience.com for more information.

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