Mentally impaired

Mentally impaired

Cité de l’espace has a “Tourisme et Handicap” certificate for mental disabilities.


A person who has an invalidity card is eligible for a reduced ticket rate.
If the card states “Requires Assistance,” an accompanying person has free entry.

Your visit

Assistance dogs are accepted on site.
On arrival, request the Simplified Map with images, text and colours
All the signage in the Gardens of Cité de l’espace has been designed for easy use:

  • Colour-coded according to the main attractions of the site (Exhibitions, Shows, Children’s Areas, Events, Services)
  • Easily understandable pictograms
  • Linked simple texts and pictograms

In the restaurant, adapted menus
Menus with linked text/photos for food and drinks are available for visitors to the restaurant L’Astronaute

Guided tours

On request for groups requiring special guided tours.
Prior discussions between the accessibility programme officer and teachers, instructors and health professionals etc… to adapt some visits or events.
The presenters and guides of Cité de l’espace provide appropriate routes and content.
It is possible to carry out a project over a number of time periods. Please contact the Accessibility Programme Officer to work out a personal programme.

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For more information, please contact:

Chantal Leloup:
Tel.: +33 (0)5 62 71 48 78
email: acces[@]