Ménagerie, the zoo of the Jardin des Plantes
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.
From March 2nd : from Monday to Saturday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. ; on Sundays and bank holidays 9 a.m. - 6.30 p.m.
Last admission 45 minutes before closing.
In the event of adverse weather conditions (snow, ice, strong winds, heatwave), the Jardin des Plantes may be closed to the public for an indefinite period.
For further information:
+33 (0)1 40 79 56 01 / +33 (0)1 40 79 54 79 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Ménagerie, le zoo du Jardin des Plantes
Access via the Jardin des Plantes
57 and 47 rue Cuvier
2, 10, 18 rue Buffon
36, 38 and 40 rue Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire
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
Full rate: €13 | Concession: €10
Annual pass for the Ménagerie
€35/€25, valid for one year from date of purchase
OTHER RATE OFFERS
Visitors aged 3 to 25 and still students, Pass Éducation holders, groups of 20 + adults to the Ménagerie, the Grandes Serres, the Galerie de Botanique, and temporary exhibitions, job seekers
Children under 3 years old, welfare beneficiaries, visitors with disabilities and their carer, 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 the Ménagerie for EAZA and AFDPZ members and annual Ménagerie annual pass holders.