CosmoCaixa is a home for many exotic animals and fish. A tropical miniature rainforest with huge waterpool has been incorporated into the museum. CosmoCaixa hosts also a planetarium, a cafe, a teaching centre, bookshop and a library in its facilities. The spiral walkway leads the visitors from the highest fifth floor to the bottom of the museum, twirling around a huge Amazonian tree.
CosmoCaixa is especially exciting for children or anyone interested in science. The museum has included many interactive installations that the guests are able to touch and play with, demonstrating the impacts of natural science in our every day lives.
The museum is divided into ‘Flooded Forest’ recreating an Amazonian rainforest ecosystem; ‘Geological Wall’ displaying geological formations such as erosion, volcanism, faults and sedimentation; ‘The Hall of Matter‘ that covers evolution from Big Bang; ‘Click and Flash’ which including interactive exhibitions for children; ‘Touch, Touch!’ housing living creatures from all around the world; and finally, ‘Bubble Planetarium’, featuring astronomy-based exhibition for children.
As the museum is sponsored by La Caixa Bank, the entry is free for La Caixa customers. Just show your credit/debit card at the entry.
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📅 Every day, from 10 am to 8 pm