1. LSF, ISF, subtitles, tours, guides...

You can visit the Cité des sciences et de l'industrie individually, as you will find films in French Sign Language (LSF) as well as films subtitled in French, English and Spanish throughout the exhibitions.

Guides for deaf people are provided, as are tours and events in French Sign Language, in International Sign Language for deaf visitors from overseas and in tactile sign language for deaf-blind visitors.


2. Prepare, reserve and contact 

To reserve a French Sign Language tour, participate in an activity and more... 


Reservations must be made for tours and events.

  • Individual and family visits: 1 week in advance
  • School groups or charities: 5 weeks in advance


For the exhibitions:
SMS: +33 (0)6 32 86 89 49
tel: +33 (0)9 70 26 05 15     or   +33 (0)9 70 26 05 55
+ oovoo: info.sourd

For the library:
SMS: +33 (0)6 07 42 81 68
tel: +33 (0)9 70 26 07 22
+ oovoo: bsi.sourd


3. Exhibitions provided with French Sign Language

In our permanent and temporary exhibitions, you will find films in French Sign Language, some of which have subtitles in French, English, Spanish or occasionally Italian.

+ The Great Story of the Universe

An exciting journey to discover the genealogy of matter, going back in time to the formation of the first atoms, 13.7 billion years ago. It sheds new light on the make-up of a human being and the great laws that govern the Universe. Exhibition on 2 levels: the first one explains the origins of matter, the second one presents the major laws of physics.

+ Transport and mankind

Driving simulators, interactive multimedia tables, models, etc. to learn about how our modes of transport have evolved, ask questions about our behaviour and become aware of our eco-responsibility.

+ Energy

How can we guarantee access to sustainable energy for all the 9 billion human beings who will populate the planet of tomorrow? How are science and technology addressing these challenges?

+ Earthwatch: satellite revolution

Rare and unique images displaying the technology used for space exploration and observing planet Earth.