Hemisferic and City Of Arts And Sciences
Hemispheric is the unique building, which represents the form of a human eye, is host to the only screen in Spain in which visitors can enjoy three different types of audiovisual show: Planetarium, Imax Dome large format cinema and Laserium. The Principe Felipe Science Museum is a revolutionary interactive museum concept that is governed by a very peculiar rule: prohibited not to touch. The exhibitions held in the Museum of the Arts and Sciences are designed in order to enable the visitor to touch, think about and feel each and every one of the items on display. This unique building, also designed by Santiago Calatrava. The Museum hosts all types of exhibits related to scientific and technological themes, which are dealt with in an informal and entertaining way encouraging the visitors to actively participate.
You will receive a voucher including all information you need including:
- Where do you have to call to confirm the booking
- The location of the meeting point
- How to receive pick up time
Print out the voucher and read the instructions carefully.
Address or meeting point Avenue Autopista del Saler Numbers 1, 3, 5, 7. (46013)
Hours & minutes 50 minutes (passes all day long) + 2 hours approximately
Start or opening time 10:00h
End or closing time 20:00h. (21:00h. in summer)
Maximum number 306 seats + 4 seats for physically handicapped person
Is there any parking? Is it on the street, private or public? There is a public pay parking
How do you get there by car? Highway A-7 and take road N-340
Is it possible to get there by public transport? Yes
List each means of public transportion and the stop's name EMT Bus lines: 19, 35, 40 and 95. Stop: City of Arts and Sciences.
Guides & companions
Which languages do guide/instructors speak? English, French, German and Spanish
Are audio guides or brochures available? if so, in which languages? Audio guides in English, German, Spanish and French
Is there a shop? How much time is spent on shopping? Yes
Are credit/debit cards accepted? Which ones? Yes
Content & Specialized items
Are additional items needed? Which ones are included? No, includes the entrance to the Museum and to the Hemisfèric.
List items not included and their renting cost at the venue Meals and drinks are not included.
List the specific clothing required Comfortable clothes and walking shoes.
Is lunch/dinner included on this tour? No
Is there a restaurant at the venue? Yes
Are there smoking / non smoking areas? No
Are toilets available? Yes
Is there a snack included? No
If not included, is there any place to get a snack? Yes
Are drinks included? No
Is there any place to get a drink? Yes
List all venues where restrooms are available The Hemisfèric and the Museum
Which of them are accessible by wheelchair? All of them
Is there a charge to use any of them? No
What is the fitness level required? Any
Would people with limited mobility have accessibility problems? (to the vehicle, to the restaurant,...) No
Is it feasible for wheelchair-confined persons? Yes
Is there any fee or limitation for photo/video camera usage? No cameras of any type are allowed inside of hemispheric
Which currencies are accepted? Euros
Which is the minimum/maximum age to participate? (for all or each one of the activities) No limits although the recommended minimum age is 4 years