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The Science Forum of Villeneuve d'Ascq
The success of the Departmental Science Forum grows each year and continues to attract more and more people with more than 125,000 visitors per year.
Hotel Morphée is only 6 minutes from the Forum, it is the ideal opportunity for an outing to discover or make discover science.
The magnificent architecture of the building houses the science forum that will delight everyone. Whether with family or friends, it is an ideal way to discover or discover science. The place is fun, educational and participatory.
At the planetarium, a journey through the stars will make you forget everything, the moment of a walk in the galaxy. The objective of the Forum is to develop the pleasure of discovering the sciences while having fun. Access to science and technology is the basis for the development of creativity and innovation.
After 20 years of existence, the place continues to attract people, all the generations and socio-professional categories come together. The building welcomes over 120,000 visitors a year. This demonstrates its success throughout the region. Everyone is given the opportunity to put themselves in the shoes of a scientist to experiment and explore the meanders of science, whether in biology, mathematics, geometry, chemistry, astronomy or medicine.
The next meetings in 2019
- Exhibition of panels "1961 - 1972: First human steps on the surface of the Moon".
An exhibition aimed at presenting the most ambitious space programme ever carried out.
- Exhibition "Viral, from the microbe to the mad laughter, everything is caught! »
More than an exhibition, it is an educational, fun and contagious experience.
- Exhibition "Corps et en corps" (Body and in body)
Sessions and workshops for children from 2 to 7 years old accompanied.
1 place of the Town hall, 59650 Villeneuve d'Ascq
Direction 4 cantons (line 1), station Villeneuve d'Ascq - Town hall
The Departmental Science Forum is open:
• Tuesday to Friday from 9 am to 5:30 pm
• Saturdays, Sundays and bank holidays from 2 pm to 6.30 pm
Opening times for groups during the week (from 9am) by appointment
Closed every Monday, December 25, January 1, May 1.