Healers from the Menagerie tell about their experience, their jobs with animals, they speak about the social behavior, the differences between natural and closed environment, feeding and care. The public discovers the daily life and history of orangutans and small pandas.
Excluding school holidays: on Wednesdays, Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays.
During the Toussaint Holidays (from October 21 to November 5): every day
Feeding the big cats at the “Fauverie”
You should know that the Ménagerie du Jardin des Plantes is the world’s oldest zoo that is still in its original aspect. The park covers 5.5 acres and houses at least 270 mammals of 50 species, 330 birds of 80 species, 200 reptiles of 40 species, 200 amphibians of 10 species and 1,200 invertebrates of 10 species, the whole in the heart of Paris.
Accessible to motor disabled visitors
Dates and Opening Time
From 1 September 2017 to 31 December 2017
Jardin des plantes
Jardin des Plantes
75005 Paris 5
Animation gratuite dans le cadre de la visite de la Ménagerie
Tarif plein : 13 €
Tarif réduit : 9 €