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Established in 1995 on the initiative of the Ministry of Research and the Regional Council of Aquitaine, Cap Sciences belongs to the network of CCSTI (Centre of Scientific Technical and Industrial Culture). Situated on the banks of the Garonne, Cap Sciences is an entertainment centre and exhibition space that is open to the public. It encourages people to discover and understand science, including scientific phenomena and technological principles, scientific applications and industrial skills.

Also accessible by bike, via the bike path that runs along the Garonne, Cap Sciences is a multifaceted cultural space dedicated to science. Offering a range of exhibitions, workshops and engineering discoveries, Cap Sciences showcases the technical and industrial scientific capabilities of the Aquitaine region. Bring the family and play scientist for a day in this unique area of Bordeaux. Immerse yourself in the Industry and Research Gallery and discover the many activities conducted in partnership with thirty companies and laboratories in the Aquitaine region.

Indulge in the various fun activities available to you all around the site. Cap Sciences is also a publishing imprint, publishing the journal H20, among other things.

Delve into the fascinating world of science and discover all sorts of secrets!
5 kilometres from the station
Take Bus n°1 or Tramway line B, stop: Bassins à flot (30mn)

Some trains towards Bordeaux allow you to bring your bike as part of "Train + vélo"  

Admission prices :
- Full price : 8 €
- Reduced price : 5 €
Cap Sciences is accessible via the cycle path along the bank of the Garonne
Enquiries on +33 (0) 5 56 01 07 07

You can rent a bike after arriving by train:
Holiday Bikes
37, rue Charles-Domercq, gare SNCF Saint-Jean
33800 Bordeaux
Tel: 05 56 92 72 99

Open in the morning during the week for groups (by reservation)

During school holidays, open monday 2pm to 6pm

Cap Sciences museum
quai de Bacalan
Hangar 20
33000 Bordeaux

Phone number
05 56 01 07 07

05 57 85 93 81


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