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Getting to Futuroscope

Where is Futuroscope?

Futuroscope is located in the communes of Jaunay-Clan and Chasseneuil-du-Poitou, 9 miles north of Poitiers

Is the Futuroscope car park free? Is it supervised?

A set daily fee of 7 € is payable for using the car park (valid from 8.30 am to 8.30 am the following day). If you arrive after 5.00 pm, the set fee is 3 € (5.00 pm to 8.30 am the following day). There are no security cameras or patrols in the car park. The car park includes disabled parking spaces. We recommend that you pay the car park fee on arrival, at the ticket booths or using the automatic pay points.

Are camper vans allowed in the car park and is there a service point?

Yes, there is an area for camper vans that includes a service point.

What facilities are available for young children?

You can hire a pushchair (subject to availability) near the main entrance (free of charge with a deposit). Inside Futuroscope, there are 4 baby areas where you can change their nappies and prepare their feeding bottles. We do not provide a childminding service. Children’s menus are available in the restaurants. An assembly point for lost children can be found at the main entrance.

Are pets allowed inside Futuroscope? Are kennels provided?

Pets are not admitted into the Parc du Futuroscope. A kennel is available in the parking lot. Rates: 8€ per day and per animal (+2€ per additional animal). Food is not provided. An updated vaccination card is required. The kennel closes at the end of the Evening Show.

Attractions and Shows

How can I organise my day at Futuroscope?

The opening times and the show times for each day are given in the visitor’s map, which you can pick up at the entrance or download the mobile app. Our teams at the entrance to Futuroscope are also there to provide information and help you find your way around.

Can I visit with my young children? Which attractions do you recommend?

We have a range of services and attractions specially suited to young children.
Alternative solutions are available at attractions where restrictions on admission apply (minimum height 4 ft). Ask a host or hostess at the attraction for details.

Do height or health restrictions apply for some attractions? Are these attractions suitable for mothers-to-be?

Please click on the link below for more information about height or health restrictions:

Are the attractions and shows translated?

Enjoy your visit even more with the translation headsets. You can listen to the soundtrack on a digital receiver that we can lend you free of charge (deposit or proof of identity must be left). You can plug in your own earphones (3.5 mm jack plug – MP3 player standard) or buy some at the designated collection points. Information and digital receiver (subject to availability) can be obtained from the main entrance and the TGV-Futuroscope train station.

Hotels – Accommodation

What time do the hotel bedrooms become available? What time do they have to be vacated?

The rooms are available from 3.00 pm, and are to be vacated by 12 noon. Each hotel offers a luggage storage service and 24-hour reception desk.

Are there any campsites close to Futuroscope?

Please click on the link below for more information about campsites

Is there a shuttle service between the park and the hotels?

There is a free shuttle service between the hotel and Futuroscope during french holidays and at weekends (subject to availability).

Tickets – Breaks

What is included in the entry ticket?

The entry ticket gives free and unlimited access to all the attractions, activities and shows (including the Evening Show), with the exception of Journey into the Dark, certain pay-to-play games in Cyber Avenue and special events (concerts, competitions, etc).

Can we leave the park during the day and come back later ?

To exit the park during the day, our team will affix a colorless stamp on your hand that will allow you to re-enter the same day. If you temporarily leave the car park, you can also request a parking countermark.

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The Time Machine wins its 2nd Award!

Futuroscope’s Raving-Rabbids attraction "The Time Machine" has been recently awarded a "THEA Award 2014" for “Outstanding achievement” and a "European Star Award 2015" that honours « Europe’s Best Dark Rides ».