Omnifest kicks off Jan. 8

How would you like to see a rainforest from the tree tops? Maybe visit the holy city of Jerusalem, or swim with humpback whales?

You can, without ever leaving St. Paul. The Science Museum of Minnesota’s ever-popular Omnifest starts Friday. 

Here are the large-format films you can experience on the big screen:

Humpback Whales
Forces of Nature
Mysteries of the Great Lakes
Tropical Rainforest

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