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Cite des Sciences et de L'lndustrie

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This large interactive science museum has numerous exhibits dedicated to making science comprehensible for non-scientists.
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30 avenue Corentin Cariou | La Villette, 75019 Paris, France
19th Arr. - Buttes-Chaumont
+33 1 85 53 99 74
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All reviews science museum lots of interactive exhibits special effects children's section great for kids transport section real submarine tv studio field trip year olds school kids visited this museum rainy day temporary exhibition great museum planetarium geodes
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I went with my brother and his 9 year old son on a wet day. It was busy as Paris schools were on holiday but it was so big with so many exhibits that it didn't feel crowded except at the most popular features (...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank HelenCopestake
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting, loved all the different expos. Annoying photographer at the entrance, they will take photos of you for 10 minutes...

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank alirec14
Reviewed 27 January 2019 via mobile

A variety of permanent or temporary exhibitions on multiple topics (transportation, genes, the brain, sports, etc..) as well as a special activity space (water games, TV studio, etc.) for kids (one section for 2-7yo and another one for 5-12yo) and a planetarium will make your...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 24 January 2019 via mobile

There was literally nothing to do there. There’s a lot of empty space and lots of interactive and boring screens. If i want to watch videos on the screen i would rather stay home and not pay 12 euros for that. This place can be...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mogac2019
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

If you need to fresh up your science knowledges, this is the right place. I recommend for you the Planetarium . Breathtaking

Date of experience: December 2018
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Traveling with a three-year-old is a challenge. We are constantly looking for activities that are age appropriate. This museum has fun exhibits for all ages, as well as a fantastic learning play area! Our son hada blast playing with some water jets, gears, mazes, and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

We did not have the opportunity to pre book tickets and had to queue in the rain for over an hour to get through security then had to queue to get tickets. The museum was great and even after 5 hours we still had not...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TeenaB_11
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Typical French museum based on few things very well packaged. Nothing special to see that doesn't worth the ticket. Fortunatly it's free of charge for UE citizens that are less than 26 years old. The only event very nice to see is Geode that is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank ValerioDM
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Great museum. Kids lovvved it. Interactive stations fornkids even if they do not speak the language. English is avaulable on each station. We were guided to what was vest to do due to the fact that the kuda did not speak French. Access to real...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Yael F
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Our 10 and 8 year olds loved the children's section - you get a timed ticket and can stay 90 minutes, which is about right, and it was not overcrowded. Lots of interactive exhibits arranged around themes - water and manufacturing were the most popular...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Kimberli R
28 December 2016|
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Response from Cite_des_sciences | Property representative |
Dear Madam, There are some exhibitions especially made for children in our establishment, such as the Cité des enfants, but we also have exhibitions for adults. The most interesting part for adults is called Explora, a... More
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5 July 2016|
Response from 317SeanD | Reviewed this property |
Yes, special areas for different ages. Good for 3 to 83