Insects sculpted by talented François Chapelain-Midy are displayed as part of the Carapaces et Sortilèges exhibition running from October 3, 2019 to January 6, 2020 at the Jardin des Plantes Grandes Serres.
From February 14 to March 11, 2019, Paris Jardin des Plantes exhibits again its “Mille & une orchidées” [A Thousand and one orchids] again in its large greenhouses. Imagine, over 1000 plants of blossoming orchids, of a rare beauty and gathered in the wonderful tropical greenhouse of the Jardin des Plantes. A major exhibition for flower lovers!
Espèces en voie d’illumination, it’s the name of Jardin des Plantes very first light festival is coming back in November 2019 for a 2nd edition focusing on Oceans! Giant light animal statues will go bright as nightfall to amaze children and adults.
At Louise, ice creams and sorbets are available in several flavors and are to be enjoyed in long and big crispy cones. The perfect spot to treat ourselves before roaming the alleys of the Jardin des Plantes!
The healers from the oldest zoo in Paris takes you and your children to meet the animals and discover their jobs. Feeding, care and animals’ daily life are provided with turtles, pandas and orangutans.
The Ménagerie, the zoo of the Jardin des Plantes is not only the oldest zoo in Paris but also the oldest zoo in the world that remains in its original condition. Make the best of this sunny weather to take your children visit this zoological garden that is worth the trip. Within walking distance from the Seine, these 55,000-square meters of greenery are inhabited by a thousand animals, the zoo of the Jardin des Plantes will please children and adults.