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Admission Ticket to the Cité de l'Espace

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    What to Expect
    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.


    Avenue Jean Gonord - BP 25855

    31506 Toulouse cedex 5


    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)


    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



    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).


    Open daily except Mondays at certain periods. Open from 10am. Closes between 5pm and 11pm depending on the period. Closed during January.
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    Departure Point
    Cité de l'Espace
    Departure Time
    6/6/2019 - 7/5/2019Monday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Tuesday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Wednesday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Thursday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Friday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Saturday:10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
    Sunday:10:00 AM - 06:00 PM

    7/6/2019 - 9/1/2019Monday:10:00 AM - 07:00 PM
    Tuesday:10:00 AM - 07:00 PM
    Wednesday:10:00 AM - 07:00 PM
    Thursday:10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
    Friday:10:00 AM - 07:00 PM
    Saturday:10:00 AM - 07:00 PM
    Sunday:10:00 AM - 07:00 PM

    9/3/2019 - 10/18/2019Tuesday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Wednesday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Thursday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Friday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Saturday:10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
    Sunday:10:00 AM - 06:00 PM

    10/19/2019 - 11/3/2019Monday - Sunday:10:00 AM - 06:00 PM

    11/5/2019 - 12/20/2019Tuesday - Sunday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

    12/21/2019 - 1/5/2020Monday - Sunday:10:00 AM - 06:00 PM

    9/3/2020 - 10/18/2020Tuesday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Wednesday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Thursday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Friday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Saturday:10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
    Sunday:10:00 AM - 06:00 PM

    10/19/2020 - 11/3/2020Monday - Sunday:10:00 AM - 06:00 PM

    11/5/2020 - 12/20/2020Tuesday - Sunday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

    12/21/2020 - 1/5/2021Monday - Sunday:10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
    • Admission to the CIté de l'Espace
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    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Free use of wheelchairs and folding chairs (upon availability)
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
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    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    Popular mentions
    Well worth a visit to this museum, the exhibits were great, informative and very interactive with loads of activities throughout. Lots of different areas of space and science displayed with life size rockets and the Mir space station to walk around. Also planetarium and films
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    We visited the Cité de L’Espace this week and had an amazing afternoon. We arrived at noon and in hindsight should have arrived much earlier to take in everything this place has to offer. Educational for young and old, very fun for very young kids (especially space themed play
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    This large theme park has lots of stuff to see. Umfortunately, it is looking a bit sad and tired and is badly in need of a refreshing. It was far from busy during our visit. Not hard to see why. While the concept is still relevant, the way the material is presented is just too
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    Cite de l'Espace will blow you away. The Mir space station was totally amazing. The whole place is fabulous. It's actually very interesting to see a history of space exploration, from a non-US perspective.
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    It was a bit of a big detour to get there but we were not disappointed. We arrived just after noon and we had to rush to see everything during the last 'nocturne' of the year. Just just missed out on the astronomy viewing but it was no biggy. Seeing the Ariane 5 rocket
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