Astronomical garden

Unique in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region, this astronomical garden makes it possible to become familiar with astronomy in a context of educational outside activities and fun:

  • An observatory to watch the Sun during the day and stars / planets in the evening, and discover the instruments of celestial observation.
  • A restauration area.
  • A relaxation area, composed of tables and chairs, for a well deserved break between different activities.

    Financing: City of Vaulx-en-Velin, National Agency of Urban Renewal (ANRU), Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Métropole du Grand Lyon.

Uselful informations:

Free access in addition to a ticket “visite complète” (session + exhibitions) or “visite expos” (only exhibitions).

Resources
Bannière Visuel Planétarium Saison 2017 2018