They support us

The Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle would like to warmly thank its patrons for their invaluable help and expresses its most sincere gratitude.

Major patrons

Crédit Agricole S.A.

Redevelopment of the Asia space - Réserve zoologique de la Haute-Touche (2020-2022)
Renovation of the tour pathway - Harmas de Jean-Henri Fabre (2020-2022)
Development of the Plages Vivantes (Living Beaches) participative science programme (2020-2022)
Renovation of the tour spaces - Val Rahmeh-Menton botanical garden (2019-2022)
Restoration of the Gaur - Ménagerie facilities, the Jardin des Plantes zoo (2019)
Renovation of the tour pathway - Concarneau marine station (2019)
Thesis on biodiversity in agricultural environments (2018)
credit-agricole.com

ENGIE corporate foundation

ENGIE foundation prize - Research talents at the Musée de l’Homme (2017-2023)
Mobile phone app - Ménagerie, the Jardin des Plantes’ zoo (2020)
The En Droits ! season – Musée de l’Homme (2019)
Restoration of the facilities - Ménagerie, the Jardin des Plantes’ zoo (2017-2019)
Founding Patron of the reopening of the Musée de l'Homme (2015)
Vigie-Nature programme (2010-2015)
Renovation of the École de Botanique (Botanical School) garden and scenographic development of a glasshouse about the history of plants in the Serres historiques (historical glasshouses) – Jardin des Plantes (2007-2010)
fondation-engie.com

ITM International Food Logistics

Exclusive patron of the exhibition Je mange donc je suis (I eat therefore I am) and the exhibition’s Banquets - Musée de l'Homme (2019-2021)
mousquetaires.com

Kering

Digitisation of the botanical collections of the French National Herbarium - Galerie de Botanique (Botanical Gallery) (2020-2022)Espèces en voie d’illumination (Enlightened species) - Jardin des Plantes (2019-2022)
Restoration and digitisation of the cultural anthropology collections - Musée de l’Homme (2019)
kering.com/fr

Lancôme

Programme to reintroduce endangered plant species and preliminary expeditions to collect seeds by the Conservatoire botanique national du Bassin parisien (French National Botanical Conservatory for the Paris Basin) (2020-2023)
lancome.fr

Mazars

The Odyssée sensorielle (Sensory Odyssey) exhibition – Grande Galerie de l’Évolution (Great Gallery of Evolution) (2021-2022)
mazars.fr

Benefactor Patrons

BNP Paribas

The Revivre, les animaux disparus en réalité augmentée (Back to Life, Extinct Animals in Augmented Reality) exhibition - Grande Galerie de l’Évolution (2021-2022)
group.bnpparibas.com

Bouygues E&S FM France

5-year programme of the Parc zoologique de Paris (2019)
bouygues.com

Capgemini Engineering

Skills sponsorship initiative to benefit three projects, including the AMO (Assistant to the Contracting Authority) for a CRM programme and the creation of the Vigie-Nature School programme’s website (2019)
capgemini-engineering.com

Chanel PB

Namoroka exhibition (2012, 2016 and 2019)
Publication of the Namoroka  book (2015)
chanel.com

Crédit Agricole d’Île-de-France Patronage

Restoration of the Gaur - Ménagerie facilities, the Jardin des Plantes zoo (2019)
ca-paris.com

Fondation Crédit Agricole – Pays de France

Renovation of the tour pathway - Harmas de Jean-Henri Fabre (2020-2022)
Renovation of the tour spaces - Val Rahmeh-Menton botanical garden (2019-2022)
Renovation of the tour pathway - Concarneau marine station (2019)
Restoration of the Gaur - Ménagerie facilities, the Jardin des Plantes zoo (2019)
fondation-ca-paysdefrance.org

Fondation de la Maison de la Chimie

Collection rooms in the chemistry laboratory (2019-2020): restoration, dramatised tours and virtual tours - Jardin des Plantes
Restoration of the Gloriette de Buffon (Buffon’s Gazebo) - Jardin des Plantes (2016)
Creation of the participative science website, Les Herbonautes (2014)
Permanent exhibition at the French National Herbarium - Galerie de Botanique (2013)
maisondelachimie.com

Hermès corporate foundation

Vigie-Nature school programme (2019-2023)
fondationdentreprisehermes.org

Fondation Didier et Martine Primat

Development of a smartphone app for the Observatoire agricole de la biodiversité (Agricultural Biodiversity Observatory) (2019)
Computerisation of Jean Schlumberger’s lepidoptera collection (2017)
Odonata inventory programme for the Inventaire national du patrimoine naturel (National Inventory of Natural Heritage) (2017) - with support from the Odonata sheltered fund
fondationprimat.org

Fondation Scor pour la Science

Biodiversité et réassurances (biodiversity and reassurances) chair (2019-2021)
Météorites – Aux origines de la Planéto-diversité(Meteorites - At the origins of planet diversity) international symposium and Météorites, entre ciel et terre (Meteorites, between sky and earth) exhibition - Grande Galerie de l’Évolution (2017)
scor.com

Groupement Les Mousquetaires et Agromousquetaires

Changement CLIMAtique et RESsources marines vivantes  (Climate change and living marine resources) research project (2021-2024)
mousquetaires.com

Fondation TotalEnergies

Mangrove research project (2019-2022)
Restoration of the Gloriette de Buffon (Buffon’s Gazebo) - Jardin des Plantes (2016)
Acquisition of specimens for the Galerie de Minéralogie et de Géologie (Gallery of Mineralogy and Geology) collection (over 750 specimens since 1984)
Trésors de la Terre(Treasures of the Earth) permanent exhibition – Galerie de Minéralogie et de Géologie (2012-2014)
La Planète Revisitée (Our Planet Revisited) programme:

  • Kavieng expedition (2014)
  • Papua New Guinea expedition (2012)
  • Mozambique-Madagascar Biodiversity expedition (2010)
  • Santo expedition (2006)

Acquisition of the Fluorite Laurent, a national treasure (2010)
Biodiversité des poissons marins : les téléostéens acanthomorphes (Sea fish biodiversity: acanthomorph teleosts) project sponsorship (2009)
Abysses exhibition – Galerie de Minéralogie et de Géologie (2007-2008)
foundation.totalenergies.com

TotalEnergies SE
Trésors de la Terre (Treasures of the Earth) permanent exhibition – Galerie de Minéralogie et de Géologie (2012-2014)
Acquisition of specimens for the Galerie de Minéralogie et de Géologie collection (1984-2008)
totalenergies.fr

MACIF

Programming for young audiences of the Aux Frontières de l’humain (At the Boundaries of the Human) exhibition - Musée de l’Homme (2021-2022)
Bestioles (Dugs) podcasts (2021)
Océan, une plongée insolite  (Ocean, a dive out of the ordinary) exhibition – Grande Galerie de l’Évolution (2019)
macif.fr

Patrons

Antargaz

Le tour de France de la Biodiversité (Biodiversity Tour de France) (2020)
antargaz.fr

Cartier

Additions to the Mineralogy and Geology collections (2019)
cartier.fr/fr/maison.html

CGPA

Restoration of the Ruine - Ménagerie facilities, the Jardin des Plantes zoo (2018)
cgpa.fr

Citeo

Development of participative science programmes Plages Vivantes (Living Beaches) and Zéro déchet sauvage (Zero litter in the wild) (2021)
citeo.com

Crédit Agricole Centre Ouest

Redevelopment of the Asia space - Réserve zoologique de la Haute-Touche (2020-2022)
credit-agricole.fr/ca-centreouest/particulier

Crédit Agricole Nord de France

Development of the Plages Vivantes (Living Beaches) participative science programme (2020-2022)
credit-agricole.fr/ca-norddefrance/particulier

Eurovia

Le tour de France de la Biodiversité (Biodiversity Tour de France) (2014, 2017-2019)
eurovia.fr

Fondation Ars Cuttoli Paul Appell (under the auspices of the Fondation de France)

Évolution et physiologie des plantes qui se nourrissent de champignons (Evolution and physiology of plants that feed on fungi) research project (2015-2019)
fondationdefrance.org/fr/fondation/fondation-ars-cuttoli-paul-appell

Fondation BNP Paribas

Mommy knows best research project (2021-2025)
BIOCLIMATE research project BIOdiversity responses to CLIMAte and land-uses change in Tropical forest Ecosystems (2020-2023)
group.bnpparibas/decouvrez-le-groupe/fondation-bnp-paribas

Fondation Crédit Agricole Alpes Provence

Renovation of the tour pathway - Harmas de Jean-Henri Fabre (2020-2022)
credit-agricole.fr/ca-alpesprovence/particulier.html

Fondation Crédit Agricole du Finistère

Renovation of the tour pathway - Concarneau marine station (2019)
fondation.ca-finistere.org

Fondation Crédit Agricole Provence Côte d’Azur

Renovation of the tour spaces - Val Rahmeh-Menton botanical garden (2019-2022)
fondation-capca.com

L’Oréal corporate foundation

Les Femmes qui portent le monde (The Women carrying the world) – Musée de l’Homme (2021)
fondationloreal.com/fr

Fondation du patrimoine (Heritage foundation)

Restoration of the Jardin des Plantes statuary – Public subscription (2019)
Restoration of the Przewalski horse facilities - Public subscription (2016)
Through the patronage of the Fondation Total, the Fondation du patrimoine helped to fund the restoration of the Gloriette de Buffon (Buffon’s Gazebo) – Jardin des Plantes (2015)
fondation-patrimoine.org

Fondation Orange

Educational programme for the Aux Frontières de l’humain (At the Boundaries of the Human) exhibition - Musée de l’Homme (2021-2022)
Creation of the Galerie des Enfants (Children’s Gallery) and accessibility for the visually and hearing impaired – Grande Galerie de l'Évolution (2008-2010)
fondation.orange.com

Fondation Science et Nature

Digitisation of the ethnobotanical collections of the French National Herbarium - Galerie de Botanique (2019-2021)
fondationscienceetnature.fr

Fondation Yves Rocher

Ecological restoration of the Antrema biocultural site (2019-2022)
Co-publishing of the book  Les Chimpanzés des Monts de la Lune (Chimpanzees of the Mountains of the Moon) by Sabrina Krief (2014)
Support for the doctoral school and botanical projects (2012-2014)
Photo Prize of the Muséum (2010-2014)
yves-rocher-fondation.org

IRP AUTO

Être beau (Being beautiful) exhibition – Musée de l’Homme (2019-2020)
irp-auto.com

KYU

Expansion of the orangutan enclosure - Ménagerie, the Jardin des Plantes zoo (2019-2020)
kyu.fr

L’Oréal

Support for the Mixed Research Unit Institut de systématique, évolution, biodiversité (Institute of Systematics, Evolution and Biodiversity) (2020)
loreal.fr

L’Oréal R&I

 Dans ma peau (In my skin) exhibition – Musée de l’Homme (2019)
Piercing  exhibition– Musée de l’Homme (2019)
loreal.fr

Pernod Ricard

Participative science programmes (2019-2021)
pernod-ricard.com

RTE

Planta Europa conference (2021)
Restoration of the lighting systems for the deep sea collections - Grande Galerie de l’Évolution (2019)
Fête de la Nature (Festival of Nature) – Jardin des Plantes (2018-2019)
rte-france.com

Schmidt Family Foundation

Research programme of the Concarneau marinarium (2019)
tsffoundation.org

SECAS

Regular support for the Ménagerie (the Jardin des Plantes zoo), the Parc zoologique de Paris and the Réserve zoologique de la Haute-Touche
secas.org

Séché Environnement

Renovation of the tour pathway - Concarneau marinarium (2019)
Associate Patron of the reopening of the Musée de l'Homme (2015)
Renovation of the manatee basin and participation in the in situ conservation programme – Parc zoologique de Paris (2013-2014)
Research programme on Marine biodiversity in Brittany (2009-2010)
Renovation of the historical glasshouses – Jardin des Plantes (2007-2010)
groupe-seche.com

Society of Friends of the Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle

Restoration of the facilities - Ménagerie, the Jardin des Plantes zoo (2018-2019)
Restoration of the Gloriette de Buffon (Buffon’s Gazebo) - Jardin des Plantes (2017)
amis-museum.fr

Suez

Educational programmes for the Océan, une plongée insolite (Ocean, a dive out of the ordinary) exhibition – Grande Galerie de l’Évolution (2018)
Digitisation of the coralline algae collections (2018)
suez.com/fr

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