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    Planetarium Sheet
    Universcience
    Cite des Sciences et de l'Industrie (La Villette)


    FRANCE - PARIS - ILE-DE-FRANCE


    Member

    Type: Etablissement public sous la tutelle du ministre charge de la recherche et du ministre charge de la culture.

    Address: 30 Avenue Corentin Cariou - 75930 Paris (Cedex19)
    Country: FRANCE

    Latitude: 48°53'43" N  -  Longitude: 2°23'13" E  -  Altitude: 50m

    Website: http://www.cite-sciences.fr/fr/au-programme/activites-spectacles/planetarium/
         
               
    Email: infocontact@cite-sciences.fr
    Phone: 01 40-05-84-08

    Director or contact: Cyril Birnbaum (directeur), Brigitte David, Sandrine Baudry

    Opened in 1986

    Dome of  21.5m
    Capacity of 265 seats
    Oriented Yes
    Tilt 

    Digital system RSA Cosmos: InSpaceSystem Real 8K
    Software: SkyExplorer 3
    Video system Sony : VPL-GTZ280 (5+4+1)

    Meridian resolution 8.0 K
    Sound 6.1
    Cove light: Leds + 16 spots
    Other: 2 prods station, 20 computers, ImaxDome (other theater: La Geode) see 3267

    Gift Shop Yes
    Frequenting: 286000 people per year
    Staff: 7


    History: October 10, 1986: 21.5m/268s/Spitz Voyager/110 slides/16mm/concentric? (Adrien Fainsilber architect) - 06/2006: fulldome/oriented (Spitz dismantled) - 2011/2012: SkyExplorer V3 + 8 Sim5+ - Dec. 2017: 8K


    Last major evolution: 2017: 8K

























    last update: 09/19/2020


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