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Eastern Paris Family

Occupying a colorful three-story industrial space that recalls the Pompidou Center, this ambitious science museum in Parc de la Villette is packed with things to do—all of them accessible to English speakers. Scores of exhibits focus on subjects like space, transportation, and technology. Hands-on workshops keep the kids entertained, and the planetarium is invariably a hit. Temporary exhibitions, like a recent exploration of cinematic special effects, are always multilingual and usually interactive.

Family Science Museum

Quick Facts

30 av. Corentin-Cariou
Paris, Île-de-France  75019, France

- 01–40–05–70–00

www.cite-sciences.fr

Sight Details:
Rate Includes: Permanent and temporary exhibitions and planetarium €12, Closed Mon.

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