Today
10am - 5pm
Today
10am - 5pm
Today
10am - 5pm
Today
10am - 5pm
Today
10am - 5pm
Today
CLOSED
Today
10am - 5pm

COSI is now closed

Please note COSI will be closed to the public on Friday July 1st due to Red, White and BOOM.

The National Geographic Giant Screen Theater - the Ultimate Window to the World

The National Geographic Giant Screen is your portal to explore science, culture, history and nature. Through the immersive experience of the giant screen, combined with 3D technology, Dolby surround sound and 4K projection providing the clearest, life-like images - you will be transported to the inside of a molecule, to the edge of space, to beautiful and distant lands.
Annual Presenting Media Sponsor:
Time Warner Cable


Please note the shows begin promptly at the listed time.

New 4K Digital Projection System

COSI has the most cutting edge technology in digital projection with the recent installation of 4K projection which creates a larger, sharper, brighter image. COSI can now show the highest frame rate in the industry - 60 frames per second - the next frontier for digital movie making. Come see it for yourself!

Giant Screen Dolby Digital

More than Movies

COSI's partnership with National Geographic extends beyond the theater to bring you additional world-class programming and experiences. Watch for National Geographic speakers and workshops, as well as programs co-developed by National Geographic for COSI members and visitors.

This Week's Hours

Sunday
Jun-26
10am - 5pm
Monday
Jun-27
10am - 5pm
Tuesday
Jun-28
10am - 5pm
Wednesday
Jun-29
10am - 5pm
Thursday
Jun-30
10am - 5pm
Friday
Jul-01
CLOSED
Saturday
Jul-02
10am - 5pm

Summer Business Hours

May 3, 2016 - Sept 5, 2016

Monday - Sunday: 10am - 5pm
Last Friday of each month: 10am - 9pm
July 1: CLOSED

On-Site Parking

The COSI-managed lots next to COSI accommodate more than 600 vehicles directly west of the building!
$5 for General Public | $4 for COSI Members
Daily downtown rate is $8. In order to get the discounted rate, please bring your ticket inside to COSI's Box Office for validation. Parking may be paid for at the box office or by credit card when exiting the parking lots.

COSI Photo Policy

COSI and the media frequently take photos/videos of visitors which may be used by COSI and/or its designees in future promotional materials in any media (such as websites, brochures, flyers, blogs, and social media sites). If you are photographed, the photo may be used without your prior consent and without compensation. If you do not want your image used, please avoid the photographer or inform them that you do not wish to be photographed.

COSI Code of Conduct

COSI is a participatory, hands-on environment. We invite you to use the exhibits actively, but with respect. Children 12 years and under must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Disruptive behavior, vandalism, misuse of exhibits or the building will not be tolerated. Weapons of any kind are not permitted on our property. If you present a danger to other guests or to COSI, you may be removed from the premises without warning or refund. In the event of an emergency, please follow all prompts and directions provided by COSI team members and emergency personnel.