Galerie de Paléontologie et d’Anatomie comparée (Paleontology and Comparative Anatomy Gallery)
Our opening times
To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Garden of Plants (Jardin des Plantes) and all its galleries, greenhouses, zoo and librairies are temporarily closed to the public until further notice. The validity of tickets already purchased for the period will be extended until December 31, 2020.
Open daily except on tuesdays
From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Last tickets sold 45 minutes before closing.
Closed on December 25th and January 1st.
Recommended visit for age 6+
Some parts such as teratology or science of monsters (ground floor at the bottom) can offend the sensitivity of younger.
Galeries de Paléontologie et d’Anatomie Comparée
2 rue Buffon
Metro / RER
Gare d’Austerlitz (lines 5 and 10, RER C)
Jussieu (lines 7 and 10)
Place Monge (line 7)
Censier-Daubenton (line 7)
24, 57, 61, 63, 67, 89, 91
Jardin des Plantes stop
There is no visitor car park at the Jardin des Plantes.
Underground car parks (charges apply) close to the Jardin des Plantes:
15 rue Lagrange - 75005 Paris, France
430 places, open 24/7
Phone : +33(0)1 43 25 84 47
37 boulevard Saint-Germain - 75005 Paris, France
637 places, open 24/7
Phone : +33(0)1 43 26 97 01
Gare de Lyon
Galerie de Paléontologie et d’Anatomie comparée
Full rate: €9 | Concession: €6
OTHER RATE OFFERS
Visitors aged 3 to 25 and still students, Pass Éducation holders
Children under 3 years old, visitors with disabilities and their carer, job seekers, welfare beneficiaries, teachers preparing a visit on presentation of ID, journalists on a professional visit, ICOM members, Amis du Muséum (Society of Friends of the Museum) members.
Free admission to permanent gallery collections for young people under 26 from the European Union excluding the Galerie des Enfants, the Galerie de Botanique and temporary exhibitions.