Parc du Futuroscope

Poitou Charentes
Activity and Theme Parks

This is one of France's biggest theme parks. Dedicated to the Moving Image, it is unique in its kind, with stunning ultra modern buildings. The park offers a large variety of attractions to suit every age group and makes a fun day out for the whole family.


Places to visit nearby

Poitiers in Poitou-Charentes is a beautiful city built on a rocky promontory that is full of Romanesque heritage and over 80 listed monuments.

Saumur in Atlantic Loire Valley is easily recognised by its fairytale chateau and is famous for its association with horses - the area around the town is even known as the Kingdom of the Horse.

Niort in Poitou-Charentes is an important modern finance centre with a rich historical past as a trading port and the second largest donjon (keep) in France.

Nearby attractions

Here you can discover 9 species of crocodile, including alligators and caimans. Opened in 2008, this park has over 200 reptiles housed in themed areas according to the habitat and part of the world from which they come;...

In total freedom on small wooded islands in a park, 30 species of primates (350 animals) thrive in this conservation centre, which includes chimpanzees and unique in France, bonobos.

This 15thC fairytale château belonging to the famous Beauvau family has been lovingly restored. The 12 beautiful gardens offer many delights including the Potager de Gargantua with huge vegetables, the Lavender Knots garden,...