Event Summary
Event Date : June 5, 2014 1:50 PM - 1:50 PM
Address : Houston Museum of Natural Science, 5555 Hermann Park Dr., Houston, TX 77030
Phone : 713-942-8000
Subject : “D-Day 3D: Normandy 1944"
Detail : On June 6, 1944, the largest Allied operation of World War II began in Normandy, France. Yet, few know in detail exactly why and how, from the end of 1943 through August 1944, this region became the most important location in the world. Blending multiple cinematographic techniques, including animation, computer-generated imagery and stunning live action images, "D-Day 3D: Normandy 1944" brings this monumental event to the world's largest screens for the first time ever. Audiences of all ages, including new generations, will discover from a new perspective in breathtaking IMAX® 3D how this landing changed the world. Exploring history, military strategy, science, technology and human values, this 45-minute film will educate and appeal to all. Narrated by Tom Brokaw, "D-Day 3D: Normandy 1944" pays tribute to those who gave their lives for our freedom. A duty of memory, a duty of gratitude. Holocaust Museum Houston members can receive a special $8 ticket price (regularly $11) by downloading the coupon at http://www.hmns.org/coupon/d-day.php. This film airs through Nov. 11, 2014.