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Mermoz Envol des pionniers

New for 2020

A legendary journey in Toulouse.

The tourist office presents a programme that can be tailored, featuring a morning visit to the Halle de La Machine, followed by a choice of visiting the Cité de l'espace or L'Envol des Pionniers - a site of legend, the departure point for the Aéropostale adventure, and the assembly line of Airbus.

Balade à dos de Minotaure avec les enfants

The Halle de La Machine

Morning (or afternoon): discover the Halle de La Machine

A new cultural and touristic facility, the Halle de La Machine situated in the Montaudran quarter, on the Runway of Giants, the historic former runway of Aéropostale, presents its stable of street-theatre machines designed and created by François Delarozière in a permanent living exhibition.

You can then rediscover your childhood as you climb onto the back of The Minotaur, an XXL machine weighing 47 tons, created especially for Toulouse. This mechanical creature that is half-man, half-bull will leave its labyrinth to help you enjoy a unique experience!

La Cité de l'espace

+ The Cité de l'espace

Afternoon: discover the Cité de l’espace

A unique and spectacular park where you only have to step inside to uncover the secrets of the Universe, enjoy a multitude of unexpected experiences and dive into Outer Space thanks to all the infinite possibilities it offers.

Setting off to explore Space and the wonders of the Universe has never been easier!

From €66 per person

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Eductour Records

+ L'Envol des Pionniers + Airbus

Morning: visit the Airbus assembly lines

Visitors will discover the manufacturing site of the A380, as well as the A400M, Airbus’ military aircraft.

Late afternoon: L'Envol des Pionniers

Discover the historic site that is the cradle of civil aviation.

From €47 per person

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Le Capitole, Toulouse

+ L'Envol des Pionniers + city visit

Late morning: L'Envol des Pionniers

Discover Toulouse, the capital of aeronautics, at the historic site that was the cradle of civil aviation.

Afternoon: a choice of city visits

3 visits to choose from: "The Great Monuments of Toulouse" for all the essentials, "A Quick Tour of the Courtyards" for all the charm of the mansion houses or "The Heart of the Saint-Etienne Quarter" between the cathedral and the antiques district.

From €50 per person

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Contact us

This day can be tailored around the available slots for visits to the Halle de La Machine and The Minotaur on the day of reservation, and of other sites to visit.
This programme is not available on Monday (the Halle de La Machine is closed).

Incoming Service
Tel. +33 5 61 11 02 30