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CosmoCaixa Barcelona

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Address: Isaac Newton, 26, 08022 Barcelona, Spain
Phone Number: 93-212-60-50
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Tue - Sun 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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A science museum, its permanent exhibitions include "Flooded...

A science museum, its permanent exhibitions include "Flooded Forest," "Geological Wall," "Room of Matter" and Planetarium.

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We visited this place at the last minute browsing on trip advisor . We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves THE 3D movie was very educational and also entertaining . we wondered around... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Schwenksville, Pennsylvania
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Schwenksville, Pennsylvania
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49 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We visited this place at the last minute browsing on trip advisor . We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves THE 3D movie was very educational and also entertaining . we wondered around touched and played with many of the science gadgets. the wildlife section was ok,but in all it was a fun visit.Time does fly when your there.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Fascinating interactive museum exploring everything from prehistory to the evolution of humanity and natural laws, a huge number of experiments to try and things to have a go at, an amazing indoor flooded rainforest and a great family-friendly day!

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Thank Peter S
Barcelona, Spain
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86 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice exhibitions and activities. totally recomended for those loving culture and arts. Not recomended for turists that want to see Spanish tradition or local culture. Its a must if you libe in Barcelona. Can be skiped by short time travels.

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Zaporizhzhya, Ukraine
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I would recommend to visit this place to all the parents with children of 7-15 age. There are a lot of things which you can touch, try, spin, pull, press... all in all, do anything you want to understand the laws of physics, chemistry, and other nature phenomenon. We loved the 3D planetarium and the tropical forest. Note that the... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The CosmoCaixa is a family day out when visiting Barcelona. There is a Planetarium (the show we saw was 2D although I believe there are 3D ones as well), there are lots of interesting interactive science displays and most impressive is the real life amazon rain forest complete fish, snakes, birds and trees. The restaurant and cafeteria are very good... More 

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Izegem, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place is a bit off road for the conventional tourist. Most people you'll encounter here are Spanish. But still most information is provided in English to so you should definitely go. The place is a combination of a science center and a zoo, with some great rainforest exhibits. The place is very well maintained, lots of information and great... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great experience for all the family. A hands on science trip taking you through evolutionary history to modern day science. The Amazon rain forest is amazing with real fish which look almost prehistoric. At 4 euros entrance or free if you have a caixa bank card it is a must when visiting Barcelona.

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Thank Lois106
Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

it doesnt matter if you are a kid, teen or adult, you'll learn and have fun with anything here, i`'ve visited many times since i was little and always enjoy it.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited here while on holiday, well worth the 4 euro admission fee, only downside was we didn't allow enough time to really appreciate how good it was. We were unable to get to the planatarium because we had booked tickets to park gruell. Cafeteria in centre was very reasonably priced and offered a good variety of choices. Defo worth a... More 

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Gyor, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One rare place in Europe to visit with young and teenage kids if you want to show a general view of the history of the Earth and natural sciences. Free with the Barcelona Card. Similar to Csodák Palotája in Budapest, though not as up-to-date and comprehensive as the Palais de la découverte in Paris or Naturhistorisches Museum in Vienna. Nothing... More 

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