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At Jardin des Plantes, discover one of the oldest zoos in the world


30 minutes from Le Petit Chomel hotel, the Jardin des Plantes run by the National Museum of Natural History concocts an eclectic and fun program during the holidays of All Saints' Day. In addition to The Great Gallery of Evolution and the essential exhibitions of the moment ("A T. rex in Paris" and "Meteorites, between heaven and earth"), you can discover the Menagerie, one of the oldest zoo in the world. In addition 2 young snow panther males born in last August and an Orang utan born on October 17th.

Opened in 1794, the Menagerie hosts endangered species. Its buildings classified as historical monuments constitute a unique architectural heritage. Since 2014, a renovation program is undertaken thanks to the support of Mécènes and participative financing!

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