Shows and schedule for french public holidays
11.00 EVERY DAY
ALL AUDIENCES 3D
James, a traveling penguin from the South Pole and Vladimir, a funny bear from the North Pole, meet on the Arctic sea ice. They become friends, talk about their respective regions and observe the stars together, wondering why the night is so long at the poles of the Earth. As novice astronomers, they are trying to solve this mystery through reasoning and observation. Thanks to the rigor of James and the inventive genius of Vladimir, their scientific adventure leads them to build an observatory and afterwards even an improvised spaceship. During a trip around the Earth, extended to Mars and Saturn, they get their answer and discover that the planets have similarities but also differences.
12.15 EVERY DAY
D-DAY, NORMANDIE 1944
ALL AUDIENCES - 3D
June 6, 1944: the largest Allied operation of World War ll began in Normandy, France.
Yet, few know in detail exactly why and how this region became the most important location in the world from the end of 1943 through August 1944.
Audiences of all ages, including new generations, will discover from a new perspective how this landing changed the world. Exploring history, military strategy, science, technology and human values, this film will educate and will appeal to all.
14.00 EVERY DAY
Flying Monsters 3D
ALL AUDIENCES - 3D
220 million years ago dinosaurs were on their rise to dominate the Earth. But another group of reptiles was set to make an extraordinary leap : pterosaurs were about to take control of the skies. These creatures were the first flying vertebrates and had a 40ft wingspan, in other words wings the size of a small plane. The story of how and why these mysterious creatures took to the air is more fantastic that any fiction.
Dawn of the Space Age 3D
APPROPRIATE FOR ALL AUDIENCES - 3D
From Sputnik to the International Space Station, relive 55 years of conquering space. A unique experience in the company of space pioneers, from the dawn of the early days of space exploration and the launch of the first artificial satellite, to the magnificent lunar landings and private space flights.
Each session takes about 50 minutes, including a 3D simulation with live commentary to discover the sky (15 minutes) and afterwards an inspiring film of your choice according to the schedule (35 minutes).
A Planetarium ticket grants access to only one session in the Planetarium. You can buy your ticket directly at La Coupole, without reservation. Be careful, sessions start on time, be there in advance!
EVERYDAY (from 8 April to 23 April included)
11.00: Polaris 3D
12.15: D-Day 3D
14.00: Flying Monsters 3D
15.15: Dawn of the Space Age 3D
16.45: Animated session 3D (in french only)
This schedule is published for general information, and our team sticks to it as much as possible. If necessary, La Coupole reserves the right to change the schedule without notice. Before visiting La Coupole, don’t hesitate to contact us (T. : +33 321 12 27 27) to check to schedule of the day if you want to attend one show in particular. We apologize for any inconvenience.