CITE DES SCIENCES PARIS
The Villette Park is located between the
Paris ring road and the Saint-Denis canal, with the Ourcq
Canal following through it. It is the largest green area
in Paris, a "prototype of the urban park of the 21st
century"Three other public entities are also located
on the Villette site: the Industry and Sciences City, Music
City, and the National Higher Conservatory of Music and
Danse of Paris.
The Cité des Sciences et de lIndustrie in the Parc de la Villette is located within the Villette Park. It is a huge building housing a vast science museum, a media center, exposition halls all oriented towards science and technology. If you are visiting Paris with children this excellent museum can make for a very enjoyable and long day.
How to get there
Metro: Porte de la Villette or Porte de Pantin
Informations, hours, entrance fees & acces map.
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