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Auditorium de la Grande Galerie de l'Évolution © MNHN - Catherine Ficaja
Auditorium de la Grande Galerie de l'Évolution © MNHN - Catherine Ficaja

Auditorium of the Grande Galerie de l’Évolution

Practical information

The auditorium of the Grande Galerie de l’Évolution is not accessible to wheelchair users. It is accessible to people with difficult walking.

The auditorium is located in the Grande Galerie de l’Évolution.

There is same-level access to the Grande Galerie de l’Évolution via a smooth concrete forecourt.

There are two possible entrances to this forecourt:

  • direct access from 36 rue Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire: small step of less than 2 cm
  • access via the Jardin des Plantes: same level

The entrance doors are heavy to open, but a security guard is always on hand inside to help you if need be (the doors have glass in them so the guard can see visitors outside).

During very busy periods, priority entrance (indicated by a sign) to the right of the main entrance.

Please note: the ticket booths have not yet been upgraded to meet current regulations.

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