Parque de las Ciencias is an extensive science park covering more than 70,000 m2 and offers over 270 interactive activities. Seven permanent exhibition halls, the Digital Planetarium, the Cultural Gallery, the Library, the Cinemas, the Auditorium and the Windows to Science are some of the attractions. They bring together health, the environment, the scientific legacy of Andalusian culture, architecture, literature, physics, chemistry, mechanics and astronomy, amongst other topics. It is also an outdoor museum with 27,000 m2 of green areas in which there are exhibition spaces such as the Observation Tower, the Tropical Butterfly House, the Astronomical Observatory, the “Prey in Flight” Workshop, the Botanical Tours, the Maze, the Astronomy Garden, and the Mental Gymnastics Tent. It is easy to reach on foot from the city centre or by bus route S5.
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Contact Details: Avda. de la Ciencia s/n, 18006 Granada / +34 958 131 900 / www.parqueciencias.com/parqueciencias