If the weather is good...to the zoological parks. There are two in Paris: the Zoological Park of Paris (formerly Zoo de Vincennes) in the 12th and 13th centuries. the menagerie of Garden of plants...in the fifth. On Saturday or Sunday, direction the farm of Parisideal with small (and it's free). Dairy donkey breeding in the 94...a really nice place with kids. For those who live in east of Paris, Attilly Wood Zoo. will make the youngest happy. In rainy weather or if it's chilly, aquariums are a great idea for family outings on weekends, Wednesdays or during school holidays.
Zoological and menagerie parks in and around Paris
It's a popular outing for parents, but especially for children. A walk that allows them to get some fresh airto stretch out and revel. Zoos and menageries also have an educational and pedagogical role : discovering animals, learn to observe thems, respect them and learn more about their way of life, their diet, their habitat, their habits... Zoological parks have an even more important function: to conserve animal species and protect them, to optimize animal reproduction... Many species have been saved thanks to the action of zoological parks.
- A small zoo concerned about the welfare of animals
- Open every day except December 24, 25, 31 and January 1.
- In the 77, about 40 km from Paris
- Free for children under 3 years
Aquariums in Paris and its suburbs
- A super educational aquarium
- Open 7 days a week and public holidays (except 25 December)
- Next to the Vallée Village (Val d'Europe)
- Free for children under 3 years old
Educational farms around Paris
Meeting farm animals, getting back in touch with nature and getting away from our urban environment... This is what these farms near Paris allow you to do. Some of them offer of animationsThe children are encouraged to get close to the animals, toattend feeding or attend a workshoplike baking bread, for example. Admission to some farms is free. This is the case of the farm in Paris.