The Zoological Park of Paris (12th)

  • 4 km course crossing the 5 biozones in successive stages. And an educational approach where it is not animals that are shown to men but men who are invited to come to discover animals!
  • We : the barefoot course, the feeding animals, wild encounters, the rendez-vous with the birds, the nocturnal in summer (free entrance from 9.30 pm)
  • Access: by metro (line 8, line 1 + bus), by bus (46, 86 and 325), by tram (line T3), by car


le parc zoologique de Paris : infos, tarifs et billetterie

The Menagerie of the Jardin des Plantes (5th)

  • 240 mammals, 390 birds, 210 turtles, crocodiles, lizards and snakes, 140 amphibians and 900 insects, crustaceans and spiders


la Ménagerie du Jardin des Plantes, top avec de jeunes enfants


The Attilly Wood Zoo (77)

  • 300 animals from 5 continents (76 species of mammals and birds) on a park of more than 25 hectares with bodies of water, centuries-old oaks and a constant respect for the environment
  • For families : guided tours, educational workshops, mornings "Healer" one day "
  • Free admission for children under 3 years old
  • Anniversary formulas : VIP tours, games, tasting ...


le zoo du bois d'attilly : infos, horaires et tarifs


Thoiry Safari Zoo (78)

  • Lions, tigers, bears: a real wildlife safari just 35 minutes from Paris
  • To see more than 800 animals roaming freely around your car
  • Observe giraffes, zebras, ostriches, elephants, bears, lions ...
  • Attend the feeding of wolves and tigers, every day at 16h
  • Free admission for children under 3 years old


le zoo de Thoiry : infos, horaires et tarifs


The ZooParc de Beauval (41)

  • It is located next to Tours
  • This is one of the most beautiful zoos in France, with more than 600 species : elephants, giraffes, cheetahs, okapis and especially the giant pandas
  • Very nice shows (from March to September) with birds, sea lions ...
  • Free admission for children under 3 years old


le zoo du bois d'attilly : infos, horaires et tarifs


Did you know ?
The most venomous jellyfish is Chironex Chironex or sea wasp. Is considered the deadliest living creature on the planet

The Aquarium of Paris (16th)

  • More than 10,000 specimens
  • 43 pools, a giant aquarium full of sharks, 3 nursery aquariums, a medusaarium, a pool for caressing carp and goldfish ...
  • Reduced rates for adult duo, child duo and family offer: up to -32% discount
  • Open 7/7 even on public holidays (except July 14th)


tarif réduit sur le Pass vacances à l'aquarium de Paris Cineaqua

The Tropical Aquarium (in the 12th)

  • A very well designed place with children, with family activities (to book)
  • At the Tropical Aquarium : about 5,000 specimens, 300 species of tropical fauna and flora including magnificent corals, 84 aquariums, a terrarium for crocodiles and alligators, and a turtle terrarium, especially tropical freshwater fish, but also sea, which come from Asia, Africa, and South America
  • Free admission for children under 4 years old
  • Access: by metro (line 8, Porte Dorée station), by bus (lines 46, Porte Dorée stop), by tram (T3, Porte Dorée stop)


The Sea Life aquarium (77)

  • Located a few kilometers from Disneyland Paris, we can see 350 species, 5000 individuals (sharks, rays, seahorses, piranha, catfish, turtles, jellyfish ...)
  • It is a really nice aquarium, focused on pedagogy. A very successful scenography with pools at children's height
  • We do not miss: feedings animals, the touch basin, the course game to test his knowledge
  • Access: by car, by RER A (station "Val d'Europe"
l'aquarium Sealife à Serris, idéal avec de jeunes enfants


The farm of Paris (12th)

  • Free for all
  • Open Saturday and Sunday (times vary according to season and holiday periods)
  • We love this little educational farm at the gates of Paris: 5 hectares with horses and cows, ewes, goats and pigs, chickens, roosters and rabbits ... An orchard and a kitchen garden. A real treat for children!
  • Access: Car or RER A or metro + bus


la ferme de Paris est gratuite pour tous
Did you know ?
Who is the nap champion? It's the lion, who sleeps an average of 20 hours a day

Breeding of dairy donkeys (94)

  • Located in Chennevières sur Marne, this farm of dairy donkeys is visited to the delight of children
  • Low cost outlet : € 5 for adults and € 3 for children under 12 (for guided tours / to book)
  • Free visits are free
  • We had a real crush on this farm (not like the others)
  • Access by car


coup de coeur pour cette ferme pédagogique
Did you know ?
The crossing of a donkey with a mare gives a mule; the crossing of a horse with a donkey gives a bardot