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LA GÉODE IS CURRENTLY CLOSED FOR WORKS The Géode – Europe's largest hemispherical screen!

Located opposite the Cité des Sciences, this mirrored sphere measuring 36 m in diameter houses a 400-seat amphitheatre, angled at 27°, and a 1000 m² hemispherical screen. This unusual cinema is one of the 10 most popular cinemas in the world, and shows entertaining and informative films on subjects including adventure, science, nature and the human condition. These documentaries are projected in IMAX or high-definition 3D format accompanied by a unique spatialised sound system.

The listings at this surprising and magical cinema feature wildlife documentaries, such as Born to be Wild, in IMAX® format and extraordinary 3D films such as Hubble and Océanosaures 3D: voyages au temps des dinosaures.

These entertaining and educational films devoted to adventure, science and nature appeal to both children and adults. Over 31 years La Géode has taken millions of viewers on fantastic journeys. Immerse yourself in breathtaking images!

This magical venue offers a stunning experience!


Headphones allowing you to listen to the films in their original language are available from reception for €1.

Children under three years of age are not permitted.

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Commission rates : 5%

No right to speak

Opening and closing times

Closed temporarily.


Price reduction applied : Concessions: €9 / School groups: €6


Types of customers

  • Children
  • Special rate for disabled people
  • Special rate for jobseekers
  • Students


  • Animals accepted

Additional information

  • The access to la Géode is not recommanded for pregnant women of more than 6 monts.

Services and facilities


  • Car park
  • Pay car park
  • Restaurant


Spoken languages

  • English
  • French

Documentation languages

  • English
  • French

Visit languages

  • English
  • French

Languages of educational signs

  • English
  • French

Audioguide languages

  • English
  • French


  • Hearing disability
  • Accessible for self-propelled wheelchairs


Metro lines 7 / T3 : Porte de la Villette

Bus N° 75, 139, 150, 152, PC

Nearest Vélib' stations :
Station n° 19009 : Cité des sciences et de l'industrie
Station n° 19115 : Porte de La Villette 75019 Paris
Station n° 19008 : rue de Flandre 75019 Paris
Station n° 19010 Emile Reynaud- Porte de La Villette

Access to La Géode by car :
Access : with le boulevard périphérique Exit Porte de la Villette (Close to highways A1 and A3)

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