Parc du Futuroscope is a theme park near Poitiers in western France, based upon multimedia, cinematographic futuroscope and audio-visual techniques. It is set in 60 hectares of green countryside and offers 25 original experiences you won’t find anywhere else: films in giant format, thrill-filled attractions, 3D rides with 4D effects, games, live shows, open-air activities, and more. It is around 250 km from Bordeaux, 300 km from Rennes and over 300 km from Paris.
Avenue René Monory, 86360 Chasseneuil-du-Poitou, Poitou-Charentes / +33 (0)5 49 49 59 06 / www.futuroscope.com
Not a great deal for very young children to do, but a great day out if you have children that are aged 8 or above. (Jodie Hutchins)