CIUDAD DE LAS ARTES Y LAS CIENCIAS (THE CITY OF ARTS AND SCIENCES)

Av. Del Professor López Piñero , 746013 - València

Rating: 

Patrimonio Universal por la UNESCO

TOURIST AREA: 
Alameda, City of Arts and Sciences and Oceanogràfic
 CENTURY: 
XXI

The City of Arts and Sciences (La Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias) in València is a spectacular and imposing space designed by the architect Santiago Calatrava. This centre for leisure and culture, with its avant-garde architecture, is set firmly within the 21st century. At the Hemisfèric one can see the very latest Imax films; there is also a planetarium and an innovative laser show. The Príncipe Felipe Science Museum is located in a spectacular building and offers exhibitions where touching is permitted and where visitors can run all sorts of fascinating hands-on experiments. The Oceanogràfic reproduces all the ecosystems on the planet, with an astounding diversity of flora and fauna. The Palau de les Arts, with its spectacular oval-shaped design, is the place for seeing the best operas, concerts and stage performances. Lastly, the Ágora. This building was designed as a multifunctional, versatile space, suitable for hosting various different types of events.

Interest data

TELEPHONE: 
902 100 031
E-MAIL: 
atencionpublico@cac.es
style: 
Vanguardia
OPENING HOURS: 

Visiting Hours: The Príncipe Felipe Science Museum: High Season from 10 am to 9 pm. Low Season from 10 am to 7 pm. - Oceanogràfic: High Season de 10 am a 12 pm. Low Season from 10 am to 8 pm. - Hemisfèric from 10 am to 7 pm.

How to get here

Bus: 
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