The living and the non-living, the past, present and future… The mineral, plant and animal kingdoms… The microscopic and the visible… All waiting to be discovered at the Muséum’s exhibitions and events held in its various galleries, gardens and zoos in France.

Galleries, gardens and zoos

  • Jardin des Plantes © MNHN - Jérôme Munier

    Jardin des Plantes (Garden of Plants)

    57 rue Cuvier 75005 Paris

    Passing on knowledge and tradition… The incredible variety of shapes, colours and scents of the plants in the Jardin des Plantes, open...

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    Admission free

  • Galerie d'Anatomie comparée © Catherine Ficaja

    Galerie de Paléontologie et d’Anatomie comparée (Paleontology and comparative Anatomy Gallery)

    2 rue Buffon 75005 Paris

    A word to lovers of bones of all kinds! The Galerie de Paléontologie et d’Anatomie comparée, a mecca of bones and organs, offers the...

  • Galerie de botanique © MNHN - JC Domenech

    Galerie de Botanique (Botanical Gallery)

    18 rue Buffon 75005 Paris

    The length of the rows in the Galerie de Botanique is staggering… Within the oldest and largest herbarium in the world, eight million...

  • Serre de Nouvelle-Calédonie - Jardin des Plantes © MNHN - FG Grandin

    Grandes Serres du Jardin des Plantes (Greenhouses)

    57 rue Cuvier 75005 Paris

    Nature demonstrates creativity… From primitive aquatic plants which conquered the world to drought-tolerant plants, disappear amongst...