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Le Forum des Sciences, Lille, France

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Distance from city center: 3.3mi
danpop's pictureby danpop Family & Fun travel tip
added on the 14th of June, 2009
Because I know many people enjoy this (including myself), I want to say that in Lille you can find a Planetarium, even a really nice one. It is located inside 'Le Forum des Sciences', a tribute to science all across the world. The entry fares for the Planetarium are 5 euros the full price and 3.5 euros with reduction. It is opened from Tuesday to Friday from 10 AM to 5:30 PM and on Saturday, Sunday and holidays from 2:30 PM to 6:30 PM. The best way to get there is to take the metro, direction 4 Cantos and to get off to station Villeneuve d'Ascq Hôtel de Ville. From there there is only a little walk until arrival.

1B, Chaussée de l'Hôtel de Ville, 59650 Villeneuve-d'Ascq, France

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   Prior to the 1960s and the 1970s, the city of Lille was known as an important city for various industries like coal, mining and textiles. But during the 1970s, these industries fell and the city of Lille transformed into a city that supported the service sector.    The city again made news in 1983 when the VAL was opened in the city. This was the world’s first automated mode of transport [...]

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