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Address: Avenue Jean Gonord, 31506, Toulouse, France
Phone Number: +33 5 67 22 23 24
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Visitors to this unique science museum discover the mysteries of the Earth...

Visitors to this unique science museum discover the mysteries of the Earth and Universe through interactive exhibits and displays.

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The place for explaining space to childrens

At the first sight it seems to be small, something for no more than one hour. But if you left your kids playing with all the things and you try to explain briefly only half of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 15, 2015
jorge r
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32 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Essentially an indoor and outdoor science museum but we were impressed with the range of activities on offer and was a good laugh even for 3 girls in our 20s. We loved the iMax and the outdoor bits were great for catching some sun inbetween the science. Recommend

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Thank Sarah D
Toulouse, France
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7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Cite de l espace is definitely a must to be seen museum among the numerous ones that offers Toulouse. Wether you are a tech fan or an history lover, the Cite de l espace is a comprehensive museum of what was the city's contribution to the space venture with companies or labs such as Airbus or CNES (European Space... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

Excellent attraction for grownup kids. Very informative. Can be accessed by public transport, however one need to take a Tram/ Metro and a bus (Tram depending on where you are travelling from). amazingly brilliant restaurant. They served a fantastic vegetarian meal which was very tasty complete and healthy.

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Timisoara, Romania
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

I was very impressed, very cool stuff to see there. Been there as a kid in 2000 but I would revisit anytime. :)

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Thank Andreea S
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17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

At the first sight it seems to be small, something for no more than one hour. But if you left your kids playing with all the things and you try to explain briefly only half of the things, you will be not able to finish in one entire day. Deserves a specific travel just for it.

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Karratha, Australia
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169 reviews
117 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

An excellent collection of both French and European space agency history and spacecraft. With full scaled mock-ups of the Ariane 5 rocket, Mir space station, and Soyuz module you have an opportunity to see the size of these projects and read the histories and technical data. Add the Imax (showing Hubble 3D when I was there) and Stellarium (planetarium); a... More 

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Toulouse, France
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21 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

I must say... it is very very big We visited it free (during Student Week)... but if you are a science student/ space enthusiast... this is a must go we spent around 7-8 hours roaming all around.. and did not finish it completely very detailed models of space stations, (ISS, Russian Mir and others), space vehicles, launchers (ariane) Imax theatre... More 

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Toulouse, France
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Good for whole family, visited three times, lots of hands on for younger children, some exhibits outside well worth a visit, very factual.

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Bideford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015 via mobile

Should have went sooner!!!!! Metro and bus journey to get there, but well worth it!!!!!! Need a full day to experience the whole experience. IMAX and Hubble was truly amazing even for middle aged humans like us. Would I go again ? Yep!!!!!!

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Thank neilpaddon
Toulouse, France
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18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

Really a very good and complete overview of astronautic, exploration of space and earth from space, "usefull space", and astronomy issues, for all, like parents and children, or persons who wants to explore more these subjects. Many attractions and expos are renewed

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