Paris's Natural History Museum isn't one single building. It's actually a collection of sites in the Jardin des Plantes and was a leading centre for scientific research in the 19th century. Here you'll find fossils, dinosaur skeletons, meteorites, crystals and a parade of stuffed animals.
An oasis of calm away from the busy city, this botanical garden is an idyllic place to stroll around. It was created in the 1600s as a medicinal herb garden for Louis XIII. It's now home to tropical hothouses,...
0.3 Km to National Museum of Natural History
A hangout of the student crowd, the Latin Quarter is refreshingly unpretentious. The terraces of Place de la Contrescarpe are a-buzz with drinkers thronging Le Requin Chagrin or trying inventive cocktails at...
0.5 Km to National Museum of Natural History
Many of France's population have Arabic roots, so it’s fitting that there's a museum devoted to Arabic science and culture here. A stunning glass building houses the institute, which looks at everything from...
0.6 Km to National Museum of Natural History