Universe of Particles permanent exhibition

A totally unique experience visiting the exhibition "Universe of Particles"

The entire Universe is made up of particles. But where do they come from? What laws govern their behaviour? The purpose of the "Universe of particles" exhibition is for visitors to confront the great questions of contemporary physics, currently being explored by the CERN via the LHC and other accelerators.


Monday to Saturday, from 8.30 a.m. till 5.30 p.m. Closed on CERN official holidays, especially during the Christmas break.


Up to 1h, depending on your pace

Minimum age



English, French, German, Spanish and Italian


Globe of Science and Innovation
In front of CERN Tram Stop and CERN Reception
Esplanade des particules, 1
CH-1217 Meyrin

How to sign up

No registration. Free access.


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