Cité de l'espace

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Cité de l'espace
Maquette Ariane 5 - Cité de l'Espace.jpg
EstablishedJune 27, 1997
LocationToulouse
Visitors323.000 (2016)
DirectorJean-Baptiste Desbois
Websitehttp://www.cite-espace.com/

The Cité de l'espace is a museum in Toulouse, France. It is dedicated to space exploration.

The Cité de l'espace offers visitors to discover the Ariane 5 rocket (53 meters high), the Soyuz spacecraft and a earth observation satellite. You can also visit the Mir space station with all its equipment.

Almost 5 million visitors have visited it in its 20 years of existence.