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Mysteries of the unseen world

Discover the Hemisfèric

IMAX cinema and digital projections to feel adventures through spectacular images.

This is the largest hall in Spain to contain three systems projecting onto a concave screen of 900 square metres:

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  • Large-format cinema, IMAX Dome.
  • Digital 3D screen measures: rectangle about 12x6 meters.
  • Digital projections. Astronomical representations and entertainment shows.
The Hemisfèric was inaugurated in 1998 and was the first building in the City of Arts and Sciences to open its doors to the public. It is a spectacular construction designed by Santiago Calatrava, with an ovoid roof over 100 metres long that contains in its interior the large sphere that constitutes the projection room.

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From Monday to Friday:
09.00h - 18.00h
Weekends & Holidays:
10.00h - 14.00h

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Highlights at the City of Arts and Sciences

Check out all our outstanding activities, exhibitions, projections and workshops in a single place.

School activity


In the Hemisfèric (IMAX and full dome) projections hall, students can make discoveries seen in the sky with the naked eye out to the confines of the Milky Way, seeing the solar system's bodies along the way. Planetarium sessions from octuber 2015 to may 2016

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MYSTERIES OF THE UNSEEN WORLD will transport you to places on the planet you've never been before

Produced by National Geographic in collaboration with FEI, Lockheed Martin, National Science Foundation 'Mysteries of the Unseen World' allows us to see things that are beyond our normal vision.

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Turtles 3D + The Little Prince 3D, two animated children's features shown in a double-bill to enjoy 3D in the Hemisfèric

The little turtle Sammy passes coral reefs and frozen waters in a marvellous voyage through the planet¿s oceans. In The Little Prince, public accompany The Little Prince, and his entertaining friend, the Fox, searching his beloved rose.

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Mil millones de soles, un espectáculo astronómico de planetario

Con esta proyección, producida en colaboración con la Agencia Espacial Europea (ESA) y varios planetarios de toda Europa, el público podrá realizar un viaje virtual a través de la Vía Láctea. El espectáculo permite observar los aspectos más importantes de una gran variedad de estrellas, como Sirio, la más brillante del cielo visible a simple vista después del Sol y de impresionantes nebulosas que se encontrarán por el camino.

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Did you know that In IMAX, the projected image is some 10 times larger than that of a conventional cinema?

IMAX films are of a 15 perforation per 70mm format; characteristic large extent responsible for the extraordinary sharpness and luminosity of the images achieved. Discover this in the Hemisfèric. Where you also can live 3D adventure and learn about the cosmos with its planetarium.


Visit the photo gallery and discover the Hemisfèric of the City of Arts and Sciences

Visit the photo gallery of the Hemisfèric of the City of Arts and Sciences and discover its concave screen of 900 square meters that contains cinema IMAX, 3D cinema and digital projection or admire its ovoid roof over 100 meters long, among other stunning images.

Did you know that ...


...the Perimeter Ring of the Hemisféric bears the name of Carl Sagan in tribute to one of the great communicators of astronomy in particular and science in general, who made these subjects popular on the famous "Cosmos" TV series?

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Hemisfèric Services

Discover all services of the Hemisfèric

  • Restaurants. It has a cafeteria open everyday and also we have a restaurant that can hold up to 100 persons, with an extensive selection in set menu.
  • Shops. At the Hemisfèric shop, you will find products related both to the themes covered in the films currently shown and to planets, galaxies and astronomy in general.

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