Experience the wonder of 4-D at the Phoenix Zoo’s new 4-D Theater, the first of its kind in the Valley! Each show will make you feel fully immersed in a truly magical way utilizing smells, water, wind and other various in theater effects.
Fall Hours (November 1 – January 8): Daily: 9:15 a.m. – Last show starts at 3:45 p.m.
Shows run every 30 minutes and last approximately 10 – 15 minutes.
A 4-D Theater ticket is included in the Zoo’s Total Experience Ticket and Value Ticket packages, or can be purchased individually. Total Experience and Value Ticket passes are one visit per person. Visit our Hours & Rates page for more information on ticket packages.
Children 2 and under are free. Children under 7 years must be accompanied by a paying adult.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer shines in an all-new magical 4-D Experience®. When young Rudolph is teased for his red nose and runs away from Christmastown, he sets off on a series of adventures, meets new friends Hermey the Elf and Yukon Cornelius along the way, and escapes the clutches of the Abominable Snow Monster. When an epic snowstorm threatens Christmas, can he rescue his family and friends and help Santa save the holiday? Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer 4-D uses the same stop motion animation as the beloved television classic to deliver a visually brilliant, high definition 3-D experience.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer © & ® or ™ The Rudolph Co., L.P. All elements under license to Character Arts, LLC. All rights reserved.
Wild Survivors: Animals in 4-D
In this all-new 4-D experience, Wild Survivors: Animals in 4-D takes a never-before-seen look at the ingenious tac-tics animals have developed to survive and thrive in a danger-filled world. This 12-minute 4-D experience cap-tures jaw-dropping sequences in digital 3-D with added special effects that brings you right into the action.
Photography © David Ponton
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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
Advisories: A warning to parents, the Experience may be frightening for small children. Please supervise children at all times.