A magical stroll through the Jardin des Plantes
until January 21, 2024
  • WE LOVE a magical night-time stroll through the Jardin des Plantes and its marvellous illuminations
  • AGE for all
  • DATES until January 21, 2024
  • HOLIDAYS open on December 25 and January 1
  • HOURS 6 pm to 10 pm daily (last entry at 9 pm)
  • CLOSE Mondays and Tuesdays outside school vacations
  • PLACE Jardin des Plantes (Paris 5th arrondissement)

Illuminating evolution: extraordinary giant light sculptures

  • Browse 600 million years in one eveningin the alleys of the Jardin des Plantes and the Menagerie
  • Following the success of Species in the Making in 2018, and Ocean in the Making in 2019, the Garden of Plants offers again a journey in the middle of extraordinary giant light sculptures
  • Hundreds of light structures monumental put in scene four geological times
  • You'll see "celebrities" from the past as well as the present. dinosaurs and little-known species with astonishing shapes and singular lifestyles
  • All the species presented on this magical and mysterious trail once existed, but are now extinct.
  • The oversized creatures (prehistoric animals, mysterious plants) are illuminated in a thousand colors.
  • A nocturnal route that combines art, science and poetry
  • This walk echoes the Odyssée Sensorielle exhibition, currently submitted to the Great Gallery of Evolution,

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