Buckle up and get ready for, a more unique side of the ship in the Queen Mary 4-D Theater. Feel the rock and bump of every action scene, feel the rush of the wind or the splash of the living ocean as the Queen Mary is proud to present two exciting movie options. Explore the history of the Queen Mary in an unforgettable 18 minute documentary or plunge deep down into the ocean as you learn about the most infamous sea creature alive today in Shark.

The 121-seat theater delivers a hi-definition viewing experience in 3-D and features motion seats and 4-D effects such as wind, fog, mist, scents and more that sync to the on-screen action.

Shows last approximately 12 to 18 minutes.

General Admission: One showing is available as part of our tour packages First Class Passport, Aquarium Combo, Iowa Combo. Hotel Guests received one complimentary showing as part of their stay.
Available as an Add-On: Adult $8 per show, Child (4-11) $6 per show
Map: The Queen Mary can get confusing.Download our map and bring it with you! 
Hours: Open daily 11AM - 6:00PM (Last Entry at 5:30PM)

Groups of 15 or more - call (562) 499-1718 for discounted group rates. 


Queen Mary: A Historic 4-D Voyage

Enjoy a brief history of the legendary ship in an immersive and interactive way through the 4D movie experience as the story of Queen Mary is brought to life on screen from the early days of the ship through the final sailing known as the Last Great Cruise.  Along the way you will experience sprays of water, the rumble of the engines and the winds of the open sea as you are immersed in this epic journey of Queen Mary A Historic 4-D Voyage.


Come face to face with some of the world’s most strange and mysterious shark species. These extraordinarily intelligent underwater giants each exhibit unique behaviors to navigate their ever-changing environment. Essential to the fragile balance of our ocean’s health, Shark: A 4-D Experience® explores the complex nature of these majestic creatures’ survival instincts.

Please Note:

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

Due to the historic nature of the vessel, not all areas are easily accessible by guests with mobility issues.