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La Geode

La Villette
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Address: 26 av Corentin-Cariou | 19th, 75019 Paris, France
Phone Number:
+33 1 40 05 12 12
10:30 - 20:30
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Mon 13:30 - 17:30
Tue - Sun 10:30 - 20:30
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USD 21.50*
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Nice place and lovely modern area. Close to Philharmonie De Paris. Near the metro. Definitely worth to visit!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 January 2017
Maryana T
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Nice place and lovely modern area. Close to Philharmonie De Paris. Near the metro. Definitely worth to visit!

Thank Maryana T
Dax, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Each time in Paris, to go to La Geode stays in my planning. One or two movies and you have the smile when you go out. The movies are always interesting and enough diversificated to enjoy a maximum of audience. I was in the first in the middle of 80 's to discover the omnimax-imax movies there. Its always a... More 

Thank gil40100
Norfolk, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We had taken the Saint Martin Canal Tour and were wondering through the LaVillette area when we happened upon the surprising sight of the reflective globe next to the Science Museum and inside a lovely park. The area is architecturally modern compared to the tourist heart of Paris.

Thank travel7continents
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

There is a Science museum here, didn't go inside but used the dome for a photoshoot! You don't see these chrome domes everywhere!

Thank Daniel C
Athens, Greece
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

Beautiful on the outside, amazing on the inside! Me and my friend watched a documentary about whales on the 180 degree screen. There is also an option to watch a 3D movie. On the website there is a program where you can search what movie you prefer to see but honestly I would like to watch anything they offer. The... More 

Thank Maria P
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

This was a worthwhile experience. The 3D film was excellent, and for a euro each, we hired headphones with an English translation. The staff were very helpful. It was nice to sit down for an hour!

Thank lewisfenn
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2015

The film was fascinating and good value for money. Sadly because of the terrorist attacks there were only 4 of us in the auditorium. The headphones were only 1 euro and I would advise hiring them.

Thank vivace49
Perth, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2015

La Geode is next to the science museum in Parc de la Villette. The building is fantastic to see. I saw an under the sea IMAX film. Very comfortable seating. There is a cafe that has nice well priced food too.

2 Thank Kerry R
Vikingstad, Sweden
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2015

A huge filmscreen drags you in to the film and you "are there" in ways that are fascinating. The 50 min film, Hidden Universe, was a bit disappointing as it was a lot about a pianst who became engaged in his interest in the universe and there was, in my opinion, too much focus on this pianist's exploring the universe,... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2014

I enjoyed so much my visit to the Geode , i wear special glasses and watch a movie on a big screen , with 180 degree view , it was an amazing experience and worth every penny

1 Thank Dr W G

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La Villette
This futuristic landscape has come to define the northeast of Paris. The Saint-Denis canal is framed with luscious lawns and metallic buildings over a wide-open space. Home to Europe's largest science museum, this area rewards daytime and nighttime explorations; there are three concert spaces, plus cinemas and bars, and even open-air cinema in the summer. The surrounding homes are a sharp contrast to the futuristic space. Though on the outskirts of Paris, La Villette is worth the short Metro ride from the centre.
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