Practical information

Opening hours

Tuesday to Friday 14.00 - 18.00
Saturday and Sunday 14.00 - 19.00

During French School holidays, Cap Sciences is also open on Monday, from 14.00 to 18.00


Admission Fees and Tickets

For Main Exhibition (available in english) :

FULL FEE : 8 €


    Reduced fee : students, -26 years old, + 60 years old, disabled people
    Free admission : children under 5, attendant accompanying a visitor with a disability

All the tickets (activities not available in english)


Location and getting here

Hangar 20 - Quai de Bacalan
33 300 Bordeaux

> by public transport
Tramway B, stop “Cité du Vin”
VCub, station “Bassin à flot”
BatCub, stop at « Hangars »
Buses 7, 32, and 45

> by car
At the foot of Chaban-Delmas Bridge
5 minutes from Aquitaine Bridge
10 minutes from Bordeaux city centre
15 minutes from the train station St Jean
30 minutes from the airport Bordeaux Mérignac

> by the promenade along the river
Cap Sciences is also accessible by the cycle path along the river Garonne.



tel : 05 56 01 07 07
e-mail :



There is a paid parking space in the immediate vicinity at Hangar 19.

Services available at Cap Sciences

The shop
The Cap Sciences shop offers you more than just shopping. It invites you into the world of science and technology! Come and discover innovative and unique objects, unusual games, and let yourself be inspired. You are looking for an original gift? Discover the selection from our educators and share with us the taste of discovery!

Area to sit back and relax
Located on the second floor, the Science Café and its terrace welcomes the visitors of Cap Sciences (only ticketholders) for a moment of relaxation and conviviality (snack and drink vending machine available)!

Free Wi-Fi is available in the whole building.

Vending machines
A hot drinks vending machine is available on the ground floor across from the shop.
Another vending machine, offering hot and cold drinks, as well as snacks, is located on the second floor.

Changing tables
Changing tables are available in the toilettes on the ground floor (opposite of the shop) and on the second floor, next to the elevator.