Visit: Cite de l'espace, Avenue Jean Gonord, 31500, Toulouse France
The Cité de l’Espace opens its doors to the infinite and the extraordinary!
Discover real spacecraft, train like an astronaut, travel to the edge of the cosmos, admire space treasures and uncover all the secrets of space... With 2500 m² of exhibitions, 5 hectares of gardens, IMAX cinema on a giant screen, planetarium and simulators, exploring space and the marvels of the Universe has never been so easy!
New IMAX ® Apollo 11: First steps film
This film brings a new look on the famous Apollo 11 Mission thanks to unseen images and archives, to be discovered on a giant screen. Director Todd MILLER brings to the public this incredible scientific and human epic, delivering the atmosphere of the last preparations for takeoff, the first steps of man on the Moon and the return of this famous mission. This immersive experience offers a new look at one of humanity's greatest achievements: Man on the Moon. Produced by Statement Pictures and CNN Films and distributed by MacGillivray Freeman Films. At the Cité de l'espace, from June 2019.
COMING TO THE CITÉ DE L’ESPACE
Avenue Jean Gonord - BP 25855
31506 Toulouse cedex 5
COMING BY PUBLIC TRANSPORT:
Bus 37, every day (apart from 1 May): metro line A to Jolimont or metro line B to Ramonville then bus line 37, to the Cité de l’espace bus stop.
Bus Linéo 1, every day: Gymnase de l’Hers bus stop (500m walk to Cité de l’espace)
COMING BY CAR:
From downtown Toulouse, follow the signs for “Cité de l’Espace” or Castres (15 minutes).
25 minutes from the Toulouse-Blagnac International Airport.
From the Toulouse freeway, take exit 17
From Paris/Bordeaux, take exit 17 towards Montpellier
From Montpellier, take exit 17 towards Paris/Bordeaux
From Foix/Tarbes, take exit 17 towards Albi
GPS CO-ORDINATES: 43°35’12“ North - 1°29’38“ East
OUR SUGGESTIONS FOR ENJOYING YOUR VISIT TO THE FULLEST
Allow yourself at least one full day to explore the entire premises!
To liven up your visit, take a guided tour.
The site is accessible to disabled persons
Animals are not permitted on site (apart from guide dogs or assistant dogs)
Photography is allowed on the whole site (and even heartily encouraged!)
Restaurants, free parking, a boutique, an ATM, picnic areas, free use of wheelchairs and folding chairs (upon availability), baby changing facilities in every women’s restroom, Car park equipped with a paying charging station for 2 electric vehicles (standard socket, Type2 or Type3).
OPENING HOURS OF THE CITÉ DE L’ESPACE
Open daily except Mondays at certain periods. Open from 10am. Closes between 5pm and 11pm depending on the period. Closed during January.