The Patriot Park IMAX® Theatre, part of the National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center, is the first and only giant screen cinema in Columbus! With a screen over 5 stories high and 70 feet wide, 12,000 watts of 6 channel audio, and customized theatre geometry, the Patriot Park IMAX at the National Infantry Museum is the perfect place to share a cinematic adventure with 290 of your closest friends.

The IMAX Experience is recognized as the world’s most movie immersive moviegoing experience. The combination of IMAX’s crystal-clear images, powerful digital sound and laser-aligned seating puts you IN the movie, delivering an experience that cannot be replicated in conventional movie theaters.

Tickets (Feature Films)

  • Adult: $10.00
  • Military/Senior/Student: $9.00
  • Child (4-12): $8.00
  • Child (Under 4): FREE

Tickets (Documentaries)

  • Adult: $8.00
  • Military/Senior/Student: $7.00
  • Child (4-12): $6.00
  • Child (Under 4): FREE

Don’t forget about our extensive concessions menu, including nachos, hot dogs and – of course – popcorn!

In addition to our regular slate of films, the Patriot Park IMAX has a special selection

of educational documentaries reserved for tour groups. Contact our Education/Tours Department to book your tour today.

The theatre is also equipped with a high-definition digital projector, DVD/Blu-ray player and PC system which can be rented out for a variety of special events including meetings, presentations, private screenings, and film premieres.


NIM SIM Combat Simulators
Located in the Grand Hall, the “NIM Sim” Combat Simulators provide a high-fidelity, information-rich experience utilizing the latest in virtual training technology.

Assemble your team (up to 11 people) and take your firing position behind one of our weapon simulators. Conduct high speed missions in a realistic virtual operating environment, either on the ground (HMMWV) or in the air (UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter), employing teamwork to rescue friendly forces from enemy combatants.

Must be 50” tall to operate weapon | Located in the Grand Hall


EST2000 Rifle Range
The Engagement Skills Trainer (EST 2000) is the same rifle simulator used at Fort Benning to train our troops. Now you, too, can try your hand at firing real military weapons, with all the fun and none of the danger of live ammo. Impress your family, compete against your friends, and experience a taste of Army life. Give it a shot!

Parental Discretion Advised | Located in the Fort Benning Gallery