Tourism professionals

Welcome to the section dedicated to tourism professionals. Here you can find all the information you need to organise visits to the Jardin des Plantes (Garden of Plants).

Self-guided group visits

Self-guided group visits: reservations required for groups of 10 or more for all sites (except the Ménagerie, the zoo of the Jardin des Plantes). Concession priced tickets and 1 free entry for groups of 20 or more.

VisitPrice per personBooking fee
 less than 20 peoplemore than 20 people 
Temporary exhibition at the Grande Galerie de l'Évolution* (Gallery of Evolution)13 €10 €15 € / group
Galerie des Enfants* (Children's Gallery)12 €9 €
Grande Galerie de l'Évolution (permanent exhibition)**10 €7 €
Galerie de Paléontologie et d’Anatomie comparée** (Comparative Anatomy and Paleontology Gallery)10 €7 €
Grandes Serres* (Greenhouses)7 €5 €
Galerie de Minéralogie (Mineralogy Gallery)**7 €5 €
Ménagerie, the zoo of the Jardin des Plantes*13 €10 €without reservation (see group tickets)

Rates valid as of 31 January 2018, subject to change
* Free for under-threes
** Free for those under 26 

Guided groupe visits

Reservations required for groups of 10 or more.
30 people maximum, except for the Grandes Serres and the Galerie de Minéralogie (20 people maximum). Concession priced tickets /site + 1 free entry for 20 paying guests.

Discovery tour€165*
Visit "Heritage & History"€225*

*Entrance fees are to be added.

Catering possible for groups at the restaurant "Les Belles Plantes": sales contact +33 (0) 6 67 64 33 02 / mlacroix [@]

Information and booking

  • by email to resamuseum [@]
  • by telephone on +33 (0)1 40 79 36 00

Group tickets

Purchase advance tickets which are valid for 2 years; they are non-refundable and non-exchangeable, and can be used as skip-the-line tickets for the Grande Galerie de l’Évolution (Gallery of Evolution) and the Ménagerie (the zoo of the Jardin des Plantes).


Bertrand Thabourey, head of department
+33 (0)1 40 79 39 81 - bertrand.thabourey [@]

Virginie Hanot, development assistant
+33 (0)1 40 79 57 87 – virginie.hanot [@]

Do you want to explore the Jardin des Plantes?

Don't hesitate to get in touch with us. Upon request, we can send you flyers, posters, etc. free of charge...

All rates are subject to change.