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The Boutique (the shop)

 

This truly original gift-shop and bookstore offers a wide range of items, from small pocket-money gifts and educational toys to Vaisseau souvenirs and great gift ideas.

Discover a magical universe dedicated to sciences, where everyone, young or less young, will find something they like.
 
For teachers
Offering a wide selection of scientific books and games catering to specific audiences, the gift shop has useful material to prepare your lessons, or teach your students about math and sciences through play.


Open from Tuesday to Sunday, 10.00am to 6.00 pm.

The Cafeteria

If you want to take a break or simply treat yourself, try our custom-made salads and sandwiches and our delicious and colorful drinks! Our wish is to treat you with quality products, for all budgets.

Take your pick between our many sandwiches, salads, ice creams and drinks, with menus starting from 4€90. Enjoy your meal in the dedicated space or on the terrace.

Special offer for groups!
Come visit us without having to worry about lunch, and order our picnic baskets, available from Tuesday to Sunday. Starting from 5€ per person.

Open Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays, and public holidays (except on Christmas day and New Year’s day), from 11.30am to 5.30pm

Please note that the access to the cafeteria is only possible with an entrance ticket.

SERVICES

LOCKERS
Free lockers are available for individual visitors. A 1€ deposit or a token is needed. For groups, a locked cart will be provided to store your belongings.

INFIRMARY

For scratches and bumps that do not require specific care.
This space is also offered to mothers looking for a quiet place to breastfeed.

VENDING MACHINES
If you feel like snacking and the cafeteria is closed, 4 vending machines dispensing drinks and snacks are at your disposal in the lobby and opposite the cafeteria.

THE 1000 CRUMBS ROOM
It is open to groups and individual visitors to eat. You can bring your own lunch or order picnic baskets for groups.

INFO POINT
The Vaisseau team will be there to guide you and inform you on the activities and events of the day, and answer any questions you might have.

PARKING

A free, 147-space parking lot is at your disposal.

WORKSHOPS
The Ateliers (workshops) have been designed to host explainer-led activities for school groups.

FACILITIES FOR OUR YOUNGER VISITORS

CHANGING TABLES
Changing tables are located in women’s bathrooms in several locations of the Vaisseau (lobby, infirmary, bathrooms next to the auditorium). There, babies can be changed and fed in a quiet environment. 

HIGH CHAIRS
Four high chairs are available at the cafeteria for our youngest visitors.

BOTTLE WARMER

It is possible to use a microwave (inquire at the cafeteria or the Point Info).

INFIRMARY
This space is also offered to mothers looking for a quiet place to breastfeed

TOILETS
Toilets adapted for toddlers are located in the main lobby.