School venue

All the lectures  will take place in the "Salón de actos" at the "Museo de las Ciencias y el Cosmos". The lecture hall is located at a distance of about 1 km from the city centre of San Cristóbal de La Laguna (usually just called 'La Laguna') and is next to the headquarters of the Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias. The venue is 7 km away from the island's capital, Santa Cruz de Tenerife.

The School venue will have full facilities for the attendants including:

  • Area for poster presentations
  • Coffee breaks
  • Free wireless internet access throughout the building

Lunch will be offered in the nearby Faculty of Economics of the ULL.

IACTEC headquarters

How to reach the venue

The adress of the venue is:

Avda. Los Menceyes 70
38205 San Cristóbal de La Laguna

By public transport

The tram is most convenient for transport. It connects La Laguna and Santa Cruz and runs every 5 - 10 minutes in the mornings. Reaching the venue takes 5 minutes from La Laguna, and approximately 30 minutes from Santa Cruz downtown. 

  • Tram: line 1. Stop: "Museo de la Ciencia"

Additionally, Titsa buses connect all the other cities and villages of Tenerife.

We recommend you to buy your tickets through the app ten+movil. Once installed and registered, it allows one to add money to a virtual wallet by credit card or by buying credit at ticket machines. It offers 20% discount on tram and bus tickets. You also buy the tickets in the vending machines available in all the stops validating them as you get in the tram.


​The venue can also by easily reached on foot from the center of La Laguna city. Walking from Santa Cruz to the venue can take a very long time and is not recommended.