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Cite de l'espace

Avenue Jean Gonord, 31500, Toulouse, France
+33 5 67 22 23 24
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Visitors to this unique science museum discover the mysteries of the Earth and Universe through interactive exhibits and displays.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Avenue Jean Gonord, 31500, Toulouse, France
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+33 5 67 22 23 24
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"mir space station"
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"space travel"
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"interactive displays"
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"full size"
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"theme park"
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"imax movie"
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"all ages"
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"english translation"
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"space museum"
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"space stations"
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"children and adults"
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"ticket price"
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"main restaurant"
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"space stuff"
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"great for kids"
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"non french speakers"
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"great place to visit"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Cite de l'espace is great for kids and houses lots of interesting information not only regarding Europe's contributions to humanity's activities in space but also about space, and our planet, in general. It's a bit far from the city center, so getting there is...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautifully designed and executed to engage and maintain your interest in Science and especially Space regardless of your age or level of knowledge. Interactive displays, hands on experiences and staff presentations are available in every venue. Plan to stay as long as possible. Entry fee...More

Thank Charles M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice day out with kids. You can sit in a real (well, never flew because of some defect, but was supoosed to fly) Soyuz spacecraft, walk around a realistic mock-up of the Mir space station, see an Ariane rocket and many other things. Extra...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Entry fee is a bit expensive so come in 2 hours before it closes and save 50%. My dad was a space engineer for the CNES so l was already very familiar with what is inside. Check it out!

Thank Emmanuelle d
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Nice spot with Some very cool festures the MIR and the capsule. Walking in the min and the swinging chair are nice however a long long wait. Not cheap even not with “tribe” internet only tickets. Expensive and bad paninies chicken without much chicken. Not...More

Thank zoute d
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

My 8-year son was amazed by the place. Lots of interactivity and educational content, a must go for space lovers such as my son. However, several activities are only available in French and that was a huge disappointment for him (who speaks both Spanish and...More

Thank dredge
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Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

We visited here after coffee in the Place du Capitol, we were not expecting to see such wonderful art in a civic building and it is free! What an amazing place to get married!

Thank Sharon B
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

You can spend all day here whether you are a child or parents. There are plenty of interactive activities as well as information, videos, games and learning areas. Go to one of the fantastic shows too!

1  Thank williawebb
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Of course you will discover a Mir capsule. A reproduction of Ariane V, but also a wonderful description and comment about our star system . You havé also conférences and évents regularly NEW . But my favorite was to handle the very clearly explained physics...More

Thank Jean-Paul J
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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

A little way out of the city of Toulouse but easy to get to by metro and bus . The cité is looking a little tired but the exhibitions are quite interesting and some of the films are ok for adults. Probably best to steer...More

Thank 21rad
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Hello, As part of the plan Vigipirate (prevention attacks) we can unfortunately unfortunately keep the luggage of our visitors. cordially
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Hi, you can take the L1 bus line (formerly known as "16") for example at Jean Jaurès metro station (downtown Toulouse) to "Gymnase de l'Hers" bus stop. You can also take the 37 bus line from the metro A line (Jolimont... More
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