the Dragon settles in Calais.
From December 17th
The Compagnie du Dragon offers you a unique experience, aboard the Calais Dragon, a monumental steel and carved wood construction created by François Delarozière. You will climb along its tail to embark on a covered carriage for a 30 min trip on his back from where you will enjoy a panoramic view of the seafront and the town.
Previous booking highly recommended !
50 years ago; Mankind’s first steps on the Moon
From July 2019 to June 2020
To mark the 50th anniversary of Mankind’s first steps on the Moon, La Coupole presents an original exhibition on the origins and fundamentals of the quest to conquer Space. Displayed in four major sections, the exhibition tackles the technological and scientific challenges that such an expedition involved, the Moon Hoax or science in the face of conspiracy theories, a few perspectives of the Earth and the Moon and the race to the Moon between USSR and the USA.
Spring of Art deco
April 3 to May 3, 2020
The Hauts-de-France territory was particularly affected by the destruction of the Great War and now shows evidence of how the Art deco style was employed in the reconstruction. Guided visits, conferences and exhibitions allow visitors to discover this artistic movement and to appreciate the diversity of this heritage that is so widely represented across the region region.