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Tickets for La Halle de la Machine

An exhibition of performance machines that carry humans on a giant runway

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What's included

Admission to La Halle de la Machine

What's not included

Minotaur Excursion
Carré Sénart Roundabout
  • Enter a world of mechanical curiosities at a former airstrip on the outskirts of Toulouse, and see huge handmade beasts and contraptions based on all manner of mythical creatures and imaginative designs
  • Behold the mighty Minotaur, a giant wood and steel machine that's 14 meters high and carries up to 50 people (ride not included)
  • From the Bread Catapult to the Blackbird Pendulum to the Wine-Serving Machine, each of the eclectic mechanical creations tells its own story and is brought to life with captivating theatrical performances

Science is stranger than fiction at La Halle de la Machine, a unique street theater exhibition where man and machine collide!

Witness spectacular architecture in motion, as giant mechanical beasts come to life with real movement and theatrical performance. There's also a museum where kids can play with machine animals and meet the inventors of each beast.

A visit to La Halle de la Machine is an invitation to explore the stories and legends behind these extraordinary mechanical entities.

Insider tip

Performances are available in French or in English. Note that it costs extra to ride the Minotaur/spider.

Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday Closed
Halle de La Machine
3 avenue de l'Aérodrome de Montaudran, 31400, Toulouse
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Ratings & reviews

based on 5 reviews
John,  France France
Aug 29, 2020
An excellent tour with a young, enthusiastic and english speaking guide
Sep 4, 2020
Un tour sur le minotaure très intéressant et toutes ces drôles de machines font un moment fantastique .prendre son temps ou revenir
Pascale,  France France
Aug 23, 2020
J’adore la Halle, le staf est trop drôle et tout est magique!!!

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