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CosmoCaixa Barcelona

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Address: Isaac Newton, 26, 08022 Barcelona, Spain
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+34 932 12 60 50
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10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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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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The most interesting place

This is the most interesting place I've been during the year. First we went in a salon where children had an excursion and could touch all the animals that where presented. Then... read more

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is the most interesting place I've been during the year. First we went in a salon where children had an excursion and could touch all the animals that where presented. Then we went out , they have a yard with table so you can have a picknick as we did. We brought our food and drinks. It was one... More 

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We bought tickets directly at the museum (it is only 4 EUR) and as we were there at 10, there was no queue at all. Spent there around 4 hours, and we could spend even more :) at 13PM there was a 3D movie at the planetarium about the history of aviation, which we also saw - it was made... More 

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Kiev, Ukraine
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2 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

innovative and vanguard museum of pop-sci and nature is really exiting place must-have to see both children and adults!

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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10 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice place, located in the hills close to tibidabo where kids can have a very good learning journey touching and experiencing with their "own" hands.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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258 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you buy a Barcelona Card entry to this is free. We bought one on arrival in the city and used it extensively for travel & attraction entry. The museum is not in the centre of Barcelona, but that should not deter you from going to it. We visited it on the same day we went to Tibidabo, as they... More 

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This science museum is run by a foundation. It is the best unteractive museums we have been to and is world class. Very interactive. The 5th floor specially. Entrance was 4 Euros for 4 person (four euros you read that corrextly). It is 20 minutes by cab to get here , about 16 euros of cab fare. Bring your kids... More 

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Catalonia, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Not only the exhibitions but the building itself deserves a visit. The different collections, changing all the time makes it a place to return.

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Thank mercedes n
Barcelona, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

CosmoCaixa is a science museum aimed to all sorts of visitors (including children), with several areas that explain different scientific experiments, making it both a didactic and entertaining visit.

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Kiato, Greece
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

For us NUMBER ONE activity if you like this kind of entertainment and knowledge.Something between Deutsches Technikmuseum Berlin AND American Museum of Natural History .....JUST DO IT !!!

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loads to see and do. The interactive displays were fascinating and covered a variety of topics. The Amazon rain forest is brilliant.

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